Heartburn and Acid Reflux Treatment at Memorial Hermann Southwest
Options for Treating Chronic Heartburn
Are the foods you love causing pain you hate? Is that burning sensation waking you up in the middle of the night? Have over the counter antacids failed to relieve your symptoms?
If so, the Heartburn Hotline at Memorial Hermann Southwest can help.
Get an immediate physician referral through the Heartburn Hotline at Memorial Hermann Southwest by calling (713) 456-HBRN (4276).
About the Heartburn and Acid Reflux Program
A multi-disciplinary team of practitioners experienced in the treatment of heartburn is only a phone call away. Panel members of the Heartburn Program at Memorial Hermann Southwest provide a wide range of treatment options; from nutritional counseling for those with mild heartburn to the latest innovation in minimally invasive and scarless surgery for chronic GERD sufferers.
Surgeons affiliated with Memorial Hermann Southwest Hospital are trained in the latest surgical techniques to treat severe GERD, including laparoscopic fundoplication and transoral incisionless fundoplication (TIF).
More Information About Acid Reflux
How We Can Help
Operators at the Heartburn Hotline are standing by to begin facilitating a tailored treatment plan based on your needs and symptoms. A questionnaire will be used to determine the severity of your acid reflux or heartburn.
Based on those findings, you will be referred to the appropriate Heartburn Panelist to begin your comprehensive treatment. You and your practitioner will then develop a custom-tailored testing and treatment plan based on the goals of care you establish.
Dr. Michael Todd Wood and his patient Linda O'Leary appeared on Great Day Houston to talk about ways to relieve the pain of acid reflux.
Dr. Michael Todd Wood is a surgeon that utilizes minimally invasive techniques to provide a permanent solution to heartburn and acid reflux at the Heartburn Center at Memorial Hermann Southwest.
To find out more about the Heartburn Program at Memorial Hermann Southwest or to schedule an appointment, call the Heartburn Hotline at (713) 456-HBRN (4276).
Memorial Hermann Southwest Hospital
7600 Beechnut St
Houston, TX 77074