It's a surgery for the acid reflux that medication can't control.
They basically take the top of your stomach and wrap it around your LES to strenghten it.
There is two other surgeries out there or still being researched. The EsophyX TIF is just approved for three years now (no cutting!) and the newest- Linx system is still in trials.
Health problems: sleep apnea, hypothyroidism, GERD, glaucoma, OA, environmental, food, and drug allergies, asthma, high cholesterol, pre-diabetic
Medications:Nexium 2X a day, 300mg Zantac, K-Dur, Lasix 2X a day, Zyrtec, Zocor, Lumigan, fish oil, B12, Substex, calcium + D, Advair, Albuteral, nebulizer
I don't suffer from insanity, I enjoy every minute of it!