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Tulane Doctors ~ Surgical Endoscopy (POEM)


Division of Minimally Invasive Surgery: Trans Oral Surgery

Peroral Endoscopic Myotomy (POEM) Surgery

Tulane's Dr. Christopher DuCoin recently performed the first POEM surgery in the Gulf South. Click on Dr. Ducoin's picture to view the WWL TV video.

Dr. Chris Ducoin from WWL TV interview








Benefits of POEM and POP Surgery:

Faster patient recovery

No scars on skin

No scar tissue on the inside of the abdomen

Greater surgical precision

Please feel free to schedule an appointment with our clinic to be evaluated for possible POEM or POP surgery. We look forward to meeting you at Tulane Medical Center.

Request an appointment at 504-988-5110 or speak directly to a nurse between 9am & 4pm at 504-418-0822.

Dr. Christopher DuCoin