Specializes in Esophageal Surgery
Sumeet Mittal, MD is a general surgeon and the Surgical Director of the Esophageal and Foregut Program for the Norton Thoracic Institute, Dignity Health Cancer Institute. Dr. Mittal is a board-certified general surgeon. Dr. Mittal’s expertise includes all forms of esophageal disease. Prior to joining the Norton Thoracic Institute, Dr. Mittal was located at Creighton University School of Medicine. Dr. Mittal’s research interests include esophageal cancer, laparoscopic surgery, re-operative intervention for failed fundoplication, Barrett’s esophagus and large hiatus hernia.
Gastroesophageal reflux disease—or GERD—may well be the epidemic of our time, with millions of undiagnosed cases. This condition is not to be ignored, as it can lead to esophageal cancer and may contribute to lung disease.”Sumeet Mittal, MD