What is GERD?



If you have heartburn more than once a week, then you might have chronic acid reflux. Also known as GERD, chronic acid reflux can cause real pain and make eating difficult.


Common Symptoms
  • Heartburn
  • Regurgitation
  • Trouble sleeping
  • Difficulty swallowing
  • Asthma
  • Can't eat certain foods
  • Can't drink certain liquids
  • Pain or discomfort in the chest

What Can I Do?

It all depends how bad your symptoms are. Medications and lifestyle changes may help. If not minimally invasive surgery might be your best option. Find a doctor that can help you deal with your chronic pain.

Find a Doctor


Tif® Incisionless Surgery

Tif is short for Transoral Incisionelss Fundoplication. It's a minimally invasive surgery that doesn't require an incision. That means no scaring!



To see if Tif is right for you, call (706) 651-4343 and ask to speak to a doctor that performs the Tif procedure.