Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), gastro-oesophageal reflux disease (GORD), gastric reflux disease, or acid reflux disease is a chronic symptom of mucosal damage.
Matias Villarreal first came to see Dr. Dill in June of 2014. Matias was losing weight and unable to keep most foods down without regurgitating. He was waking up multiple times in the middle of the night and was losing energy from lack of sleep. After finding a hole in his esophagus Matias and Dr. Dill decided on a Heller Myotomy procedure. He now has much more energy to do the things he wants, including working out, and is no longer waking up in the middle of the night.
“Dr. Dill is the bomb!” Procedure & Date: Nissen Procedure Date: June 3, 2015 Success Story Benefits Does not have to take her Prevacid on a regular basis! Has found a doctor she believes truly made a difference! For the…
Steven Huth had struggled with gastroesophageal reflux disease, (GERD) for almost 8 years. He was fed up with the constant pain he felt in his esophagus and his health was deteriorating. Determined to find an alternative to fixing his GERD, Steven and his gastroenterologist found Dr. Dill who helped him permanently get off his prescribed medications for GERD.
“Dr. Patel was very knowledgeable and friendly. He was very open about his thoughts, both positive and negative.”
After learning a duo of medications to control his acid reflux had torn his stomach into what resembled a badly scraped knee, Joseph Lyons decided he wanted to fix his heartburn without medications. Upon completing a routine test for his acid reflux, he learned the cause was completely fixable.
“I have taken no medicines in over a year since the day LINX was placed.”
After years of suffering from chronic heartburn, Amy didn’t think that she would ever be able to eat anything comfortably besides baked chicken and water. Tired of taking a large regiment of acid reflux medications, Amy decided that she needed change. She discovered the LINX Reflux Management system and hasn’t regretted it once, since immediately after her surgery.
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Acid Reflux is a complicated disease. To to learn more about Acid Reflux Causes and Symptoms click into either our Acid Reflux Causes page, or to learn about the symptoms click here to go to our Acid Reflux Symptoms page.