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GERD Surgery Without an IncisionPresentation Transcript
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For those who have been suffering with GERD, have exhaust and are now facing the fact that it may take surgery to corr with GERD, there is good news: GERD surgery without an in
According to an article by Emory Johns Creek Hospital, moreare choosing Transoral Incisionless Fundoplication (TIF) inste to surgically correct the weakness in the gastroesopha
"Patients with GERD typically try a variety of treatments befDavid Hayes, MD, board certified surgeon at Emory Johns Cre start with diet changes, then progress to over-the-counter medications. When those methods dont work, they look to problem. More and more often, theyre choosing Transo Fundoplication, or TIF surgery instead of laparascopy
The TIF procedure is surgery without an incision. It reconst natural physical barrier to reflux; or, in simpler terms, it builthe GEV valve. When a patient is under general anesthesia, t a special EsophyX device through the patients mouth and i With a camera attached to the device, the surgeon uses thmonitor to mold tissue, creating a new valve or strengthenin