Watch Dr. Vimalakar Reddy Talking About Causes And Treatment Of GERD
Gastroesophageal reflux disease(GERD) is a disorder in digestion involving the stomach and food pipe. The food we eat travels through the food pipe (esophagus) to the stomach for digestion. In the stomach, some acidic juices are released to digest the food. If these acidic juices flow backward into the food pipe causing irritation to the esophagus lining called GERD or acid reflux. It is the causes a burning sensation in your chest and throat referred to heartburn.
Dr. Vimalakar Reddy, Consultant Surgical Gastroenterologist, Laparoscopic & Bariatric Surgeon at Sunshine Hospitals talks about various causes of GERD. He also mentioned different treatment to treat this condition. If you experience any kind of gastro problems, consult our top gastroenterologists at Sunshine Hospitals for the best treatment.