HealthWise at Five today, Dr. Larry Whitcomb, a surgeon at the Texas Tech Health Sciences Center, discusses incisionless reflux disease surgery. They now go through the mouth, and the procedure is more like a wrap surgery. Patients typically go home the next day, and 70 to 90% don't have to take reflux medication after the surgery. For more information about the procedure, contact Dr. Whitcomb at TTUHSC.
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