Dr. Fernando Garcia Blog

Gastric Sleeve and Heartburn: Patient Information

February 21, 2015 — by Fernando Garcia
Tags: Gastric Sleeve Acid Reflux

Gastric sleeve may not improve issues with heartburn or acid reflux (GERD). This form of bariatric surgery can potentially make issues worse.

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Gastric Sleeve and Acid Reflux (GERD): Facts Patients Should Know

September 17, 2014 — by Fernando Garcia
Tags: Gastric Sleeve Acid Reflux

Acid reflux (GERD) can sometimes be made worse by gastric sleeve surgery. Find out why heartburn may be more serious following sleeve gastrectomy.

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