GERD Surgery

GERD Surgery

 

GERD Symptoms

Heartburn

This symptom is the most common which results in a painful burning sensation in the upper torso.

Dysphagia

Painful Swallowing is another common symptom which in turn can lead to acid backing up into the
esophagus leading to reflux in your mouth.

Extraesophageal

Suffers of this symptom sore throat, chronic cough suffer from these for some time before its associated with GERD

Surgical Treatment of GERD

The preferred surgery for GERD is antireflux surgery and the procedure is called fundoplication. The fundoplication
surgery strengthens the LES to prevent reflux from occurring.

 

 

 

Read more to discover the required pre antireflux testing requirements, recovery and side affects.

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