The GI Show: Episode 13-Advanced Treatment for GERD
What options are there for patients who don’t have success with medications, have side effects, or don’t want to take medication for the rest of their life?
Surgeons can repair anatomical defects laparoscopically or robotically. These defects include hiatal hernia and faulty gastroesopageal valve. Gastroenterologists are now able to reconstruct the gastroesophageal valve to improve function.