Heartburn Center

The St. Joseph Hospital Heartburn Center

Conditions We Treat

There are various conditions that cause heartburn. The conditions we treat at the Heartburn Center include:

  • Chronic and persistent heartburn
  • Chronic cough and hoarseness due to GERD
  • Difficulty swallowing food
  • Food regurgitation
  • Diagnosis and ablation of Barrett's esophagus (a pre-cancerous condition)
  • Various dysfunctions of esophageal motility
  • Early esophageal cancer without surgery through endoscopic method
  • Esophageal strictures benign or malignant without surgery
  • Achalasia
  • Esophageal fistula or leak using non surgical metal stent or clips
  • Post Bariatric surgery complications
  • Diagnosis and management of peptic ulcers and helicobacter pylori
  • Diagnosis and endoscopic treatment of early gastric cancer
  • Surveillance of gastric intestinal metaplasia

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