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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.
Wellness Guide for Esophageal Cancer - Before and after surgery: What you need to now
This guide will help prepare you for surgery but also prepares you for what to expect following surgery.
- Weight gain and maintenance
- Chemoradiation including supplements and managing side effects
- J-tube feeding
- Discharge checklist
- Changing from tube feeding to oral diet
- Emotional support services
- Diet and nutrition
- And more
Make sure to take this guide with you to every appointment including the day of surgery.