Charles J. Lightdale, MD

Charles J. Lightdale, MD Specialties: Gastroenterology

Charles J. Lightdale, MD
Specialties: Gastroenterology
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180 Fort Washington Avenue
New York, NY 10032

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About Charles J. Lightdale, MD

Current research is focussed on Barrett's esophagus. Targeted biopsies using confocal endomicroscopy for more accurate diagnosis. Radiofrequency ablation of Barrett's esophagus. Endoscopic mucosal resection of pre-cancerous lesions and early cancer. Blood tests and biopsy tests for early detection of esophageal cancer. Prevention of esophageal cancer in Barrett's esophagus.

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Columbia University Irving Medical Center


  • Barrett Esophagus

  • Barrett's Esophagus

  • Cancer Prevention

  • Capsule Endoscopy

  • Esophageal Disease

  • Esophagus Disorder

  • Gastrointestinal (GI) Endoscopy Procedures

  • Gastrointestinal Cancer

  • Gastrointestinal Disorder

  • Pancreatic Cancer

  • Second Opinion

  • Swallowing Disorder

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine