Learn More About Surgical Treatment Options for Acid Reflux at a Free Seminar November 9 & 10

October 26, 2011
Gainesville, Ga.- If you have heartburn twice a week or more, you may have acid reflux disease, also known as gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD).  Surgery can offer permanent relief.  Come learn more about two surgical treatment options available at Northeast Georgia Medical Center, TIF® (Transoral Incisionless Fundoplication) which treats the underlying cause of GERD without incisions; and laporascopic Nissen. 

This free seminar will be presented by Casey J. Graybeal, MD, a general and thoracic surgeon with Northeast Georgia Physicians group Surgical Associates.  There are two chances to attend: Wednesday, Nov. 9, at the Hall County Library Spout Springs Branch in Flowery Branch and Thursday, November 10, at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center’s Walters Auditorium in Gainesville.  Both seminars will be held from 6 – 7 p.m., with registration and a light sandwich supper beginning at 5:30 p.m.  To register for either of these free educational seminars, which are sponsored by Northeast Georgia Physicians Group, call 770-219-3840 or email public.relations@nghs.com.