Depending on the cause of GERD, there are a variety of surgical procedures that can be considered to adequately control symptoms, repair the underlying cause of GERD. In a best case scenario, patients can stop taking their GERD medications after surgery to fix the underlying problem causing GERD.
Linx: Control Acid Reflux, Long-Term
Linx is a novel device designed to be surgically positioned around the lower esophageal sphincter to control and even eliminate GERD symptoms. This simple device is designed for GERD sufferers who are actively seeking an alternative to continuous acid suppression therapy.