Patient Resources

Find your care

We work as a team to provide outstanding esophageal care. Call 833-373-7674 to connect with a specialist at the UCLA Robert G. Kardashian Center for Esophageal Health.

In addition to being at the forefront of research and training, the physicians of the UCLA Robert G. Kardashian Center for Esophageal Health offer the highest-quality patient care. They see patients at Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center in Westwood, UCLA Santa Monica Medical Center, UCLA Medical Plaza outpatient clinics and UCLA Health community practices across Southern California.


Scheduling an appointment

UCLA Robert G. Kardashian Center for Esophageal Health
Toll Free: (833) 373-7674
By email: click on "request an appointment" icon below.


Directions and parking

Find directions and parking information


Patient FAQs

Look for answers to patients' most frequently asked questions.


Esophageal disorders treated

We treat a wide spectrum of esophageal disorders. For a list, go to the diseases we treat page.


Preps and procedure education materials

If you’re planning to have a procedure, you’ll want to spend some time preparing.


Health plans

UCLA Health accepts Medicare-assignment and private indemnity insurance. It also participates in more than 100 local and national managed-care networks. Since this list is not comprehensive, speak with your benefits coordinator or consult your health-plan provider directory to confirm that UCLA Health accepts your insurance coverage. Go to the health plans accepted page for a list of health insurances.

NOTE: Not all UCLA Health physicians participate in all of the health plans listed. When making your appointment, please confirm with your physician's office that it accepts your plan.


Overnight accommodations

The Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center is located in the heart of the Westwood area of Los Angeles. Because of its central location, the medical center is in close proximity to many fine hotels that can act as temporary residences for both patients and family members visiting digestive disease physicians. In addition to commercial hotels, there are several facilities on the UCLA campus that provide excellent temporary housing for visiting families. We are pleased to present the following list of recommended facilities for your convenience. Learn more


Community education events

List of upcoming community education programs that are esophageal focused


Video gallery

Our video gallery which includes webinars, community lectures and more