Jefferson University Hospitals


Endovascular Revascularization

This minimally invasive procedure can relieve your lower extremity peripheral artery disease (PAD) symptoms within 1 to 2 hours.

Endovenous Laser Therapy

Endovenous Laser Therapy (EVLT) is a treatment alternative to surgical vein stripping for varicose veins.


An episiotomy is a small cut made to widen the opening of your vagina to ease delivery of your baby.

Epworth Sleepiness Scale

Developed by researchers in Australia, the Epworth Sleepiness Scale is used to measure the extent of daytime sleepiness.

Esophageal Dilatation

An endoscopic procedure that stretches or opens the blocked portion of the esophagus is called an esophageal dilatation.

Esophageal Manometry

This is an outpatient test that studies the entire function of the esophagus.


While esophageal cancer is rare in the United States, the traditional surgical treatment has been an esophagectomy, where your chest is opened in order to remove the tumor along with a portion of the esophagus, nearby lymph nodes and other tissue in the area.

Evoked Potentials Studies

This group of tests of the nervous system measure electrical signals to the brain in response to sight, sound and touch.

Expansion Sphincteroplasty

Our head and neck surgeons perform this procedure to try and limit the risks and improve outcomes for treatment of sleep apnea.

Extracorporeal Shock Wave Lithotripsy

ESWL is a noninvasive procedure that utilizes a machine that sends shock waves directly to the kidney stone to break it into smaller stones so that they can pass through the urinary system.