Learning Objectives:

  • Understand key pathophysiological aspects of GERD and esophageal motility disorders.
  • Describe various diagnostic considerations for esophageal motility disorders.
  • Discuss clinical data and society guideline recommendations for reflux and motility testing.


C. Prakash Gyawali, MD, MRCP
Professor of Medicine                                
Washington University School of Medicine 
Director of GI Fellowship Training Program
Director, Neurogastroenterology and Motility Program   
St. Louis, MO