What is a laparoscopy? Or, what is laparoscopic surgery? For those of us used to the term, the insight comes immediately, but for someone who’s never heard about it, it can leave the procedure in a cloud of mystery as to the ins and the outs of the surgery. In that case, here is a little more information on laparoscopic surgeries and how they work.
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linx reflux management system
The LINX® procedure involves the placing of a small, flexible band of magnets surrounded in titanium beads around the esophagus. The beads emit a magnetic attraction that works to strengthen the LES. It’s an incredibly innovative technology, and a great alternative to more invasive surgical options like Nissen fundoplication. Here are five things we love about the LINX® Procedure:
Having the 1st ranked surgeon for the LINX Reflux Management System in the state of Florida, which means that we perform lots of LINX procedures! With them come a lot of questions about the device, so we’ve created a brief FAQ that patients who are considering the LINX® procedure can reference. Take a look!