Signs & Symptoms of Reflux Disease
Heartburn or GERD? A symptom of Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease is when acidic stomach contents flow backward from the stomach into the esophagus.

Surgical Treatments
Transoral incisionless fundoplication uses an innovative device called EsophyX to strengthen the valve at the top of the stomach without incisions through the skin.

Surgical Treatment for Acid Reflux

heartburnOver 15 million Americans suffer the discomfort of heartburn every day. When these symptoms become chronic, heartburn is referred to as gastroesophageal reflux disease or GERD.

Traditional treatment for GERD includes changes in your diet and lifestyle along with a lifetime of medication use to decrease symptoms and prevent GERD causing damage to your esophagus, throat, mouth, and even lungs.

For those people looking for a long-term solution for their chronic heartburn, Dr. Glenn Ihde, our Dallas and Ft. Worth bariatric and general surgeon, performs surgical procedures to correct the underlying cause of GERD.

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