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Farzaneh Banki, MD
- Clinical Interests:
- Foregut Surgery, Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD), Minimal Invasive Antireflux Surgery, Esophageal Motility Disorders, Achalasia, Scleroderma, Minimally Invasive Myotomy, Esophageal Cancer, Minimally Invasive Esophagectomy, EMR ( endoscopic mucosal resection), Treatment of Barrett’s Esophagus, BARRX (HALO ablation), Tracheal Stenosis, Lung Cancer, Minimally Invasive Lung Surgery, Video Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS), Gastric Cancer
- Board Certification:
American Board of Surgery
Surgery American Board of Thoracic Surgery
University of Montreal, 1996
University of Southern California Medical Center, 2003
University of Southern California Medical Center, 2004
University of Washington Seattle , 2007
Farzaneh Banki, M.D., is a physician and associate professor for the Department of Surgery at McGovern Medical School at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth).
Her clinical interests include: diagnosis and treatment of Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD), Esophageal Motility Disorder, malignant diseases of the Esophagus and Stomach, as well as benign and malignant diseases of Lungs and Airway. Her current focus on research is to assess the role of plasma DNA in the screening and diagnosis of primary, metastatic, and recurrent esophageal cancer.
Dr. Banki primarily sees adult patients. She focuses on providing high quality comprehensive healthcare to her patients.
Dr. Banki is very active in her research efforts. Her medical publications can be viewed on the link below.
- UT Physicians General Surgery I – Southeast
11914 Astoria Boulevard, Suite 260
Houston, TX 77089