Patterned after the successful Master Techniques in Orthopaedic Surgery series, this series covers other major surgical subspecialties. This volume delivers current, practical, and authoritative information of all aspects of esophageal surgery—in a step-by-step format that ensures accuracy and minimizes the risk for error. Critical information includes indications and contraindications for each procedure, preoperative planning, outcomes, complications, and follow-up. Authoritative perspectives share tips and advice from acknowledged masters in each procedure. Abundant color illustrations provide a surgeon’s-eye-view of the procedures, highlighting key anatomic structures and surgical techniques.