Transoral incisionless fundoplication (TIF) is a minimally invasive treatment for (GERD) !
The TIF® procedure, the only solution that effectively treats reflux without incisions or metal implants.
The TIF procedure is minimally invasive and corrects the root cause of reflux – a faulty valve between the esophagus and stomach. If you are taking proton pump inhibitors such as Prilosec® and Nexium® to control your symptoms, you now have a safe and effective alternative.
If you are able to travel to the BMI Surgical Institute for a TIF consultation, be prepared to answer questions such as:
The TIF procedure has helped thousands of people put a stop to reflux.
Deciding on a course of action when treating reflux can be confusing. The first step may be symptom control with PPIs.
But when you exceed the FDA approved course of treatment with PPIs, the time has come to eliminate reflux.
TIF trained physicians at BMI Surgical Institute are able to restore the natural shape, location and effectiveness of your esophageal valve with an innovative procedure, stopping reflux.
The vast majority of patients experience little discomfort post-procedure. After the healing period of four to six weeks, they are off daily PPIs and back to their healthy state once more.