Dr. Gregory Ginn at Carson Valley Medical Center.
[Gardnerville, NV]- Surgery without an incision is now a possibility.
The new Transoral Incisionless Fundoplication procedure or TIF® using the innovative EsophyX® device for the treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) is now available from Dr. Ginn
Peak General Surgery in Gardnerville.
Carson Valley Medical Center
is only the second healthcare facility in Northern Nevada to have a surgeon trained on the TIF procedure.
"The TIF procedure with the EsophyX device can significantly improve quality of life for our patients.
said Dr. Ginn
"Recent studies of EsophyX
have shown that the procedure can reduce patients' dependency on medications with 70% of patients remaining symptom free after two years and experiencing a dramatic improvement in their quality of life," said Dr. Ginn