KOMONews.com Posts Article on Newly FDA-Approved Surgical Procedure for Acid Reflux

KOMONews.com Posts Article on Newly FDA-Approved Surgical Procedure for Acid Reflux

SEATTLE, Feb. 25, 2013 - KOMONews.com posted an article today about a newly FDA-approved surgical procedure for acid reflux or gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) called LINX that Swedish is now offering to patients.

Swedish-affiliated thoracic surgeon Brian Louie, M.D., was interviewed for the piece, which mentions an article the New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM) published earlier this week about the procedure.

To read the KOMONews.com article, click here.

To read the NEJM article, click here.

To read a related blog post from from Dr. Louie, click here.

To watch a short news video about the LINX procedure, click here.

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Comments
Dana Lewis | Swedish Blog Administrator
Hi Bill, Swedish Medical Center is located in Seattle, Washington. You can reach Dr. Louie's office by calling (206) 215-6800. You can visit www.linxforlife.com to find a LINX center near you.
4/12/2013 11:23:26 AM
Bill S
Please advise phone numbers for whoever does the new linx approved surgery for acid reflux. A physician here is suppose to do surgery very soon now and I need to know if the fundiplication is not as good for me as this new linx surgery. Please help me , thank you! I am near Dallas TEXAS USA. I would give you my cell, but your overseas, and this email may help me better seeing who does it in USA from you all. God Bless
4/12/2013 10:19:12 AM
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