Archive for 2020

03/24/2020

Telemedicine 101

Telemedicine is a medical advancement that fights geographic barriers by increasing access to health care, especially in rural areas and countries in general. Even with the need for social distancing, this is a very appropriate way to seek the medical needed from the comfort of your home. What is Telemedicine? Defining telemedicine may seem like […]

02/14/2020

Are You a Good Candidate for TIF?

If you struggle with gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), then you know fully well what a strain it can be. Persistent pain and discomfort in the form of heartburn or acid indigestion can impede your quality of life in significant ways. Thankfully, there are a number of clinical interventions that can minimize the effects of GERD, […]

02/06/2020

Signs and Symptoms of GERD

Quite a few men and women experience acid reflux from time to time; while it can certainly be uncomfortable, it’s not necessarily evidenced that you have a serious, diagnosable medical condition. For those whose acid reflux is recurrent, however, there is always a chance that the culprit could be gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD). What is […]

01/16/2020

How the Stretta Procedure Treats Acid Reflux

  Those who live with acid reflux may experience recurring pain and discomfort, impeding their quality of life. Luckily, there are a number of advanced reflux treatments that can provide lasting relief. One example is Stretta, a procedure we’re pleased to offer at Georgia Surgicare. If you’ve struggled with the effects of acid reflux, we […]