LINX® Procedure

Explore what to expect from the LINX procedure, including preparation, procedure details, and recovery tips for optimal outcomes. The LINX procedure involves a device. The surgeon places a miniature ring of interlinked titanium beads with a magnetic core around the gastroesophageal junction.

Moreover, the magnets within the device will then hold the esophagus in place. Subsequently, preventing stomach acid from entering the esophagus. As well as allowing food to pass through to the stomach.

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Who is the Right Candidate for the LINX Procedure?

If you are experiencing certain health and medical conditions. Then LINX procedure may be for you.

How do Surgeons Perform the Procedure?

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Firstly, the surgeon will enter your abdomen through small incisions. Then they move down the stomach to view the esophagus. Later, measure the esophagus. Finally, fit it with the LINX® device.

Furthermore, the magnets will then hold the esophagus in place to prevent stomach acid from entering the esophagus. While allowing food to pass through to the stomach.

What the Risks Associated with the LINX® Device?

This device has very low risks. Experts consider it generally safe. The LINX® device is an implant that lasts long-term. Surgeons may need to perform removal and replacement surgery at any time. Taking out and/or replacing the device may be necessary to handle adverse reactions.

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What are Benefits of LINX Procedure?

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How Long will it Take to Recover from the LINX Procedure?

You will most likely experience a decrease in your GERD symptoms by the next day. You can eat regular food immediately after the LINX® procedure. In fact, surgeons encourage you to do so. Additionally, it’s a unique advantage over other procedures.

How does much the Procedure Cost?

The cost will vary due to many factors. For instance age, the severity of acid reflux, the presence of hiatal hernia, the use of mesh, and so on.

Moreover, take advantage of our ongoing reduced pricing on many procedures and treatments. Subject to limited time offer. Visit our Pricing Page to inquire about the procedure costs.

However, breathing difficulties or choking episodes, sensations of something sticking in the throat, or a lump in the throat. Especially having regurgitation when lying down, standing up, after meals, or after changing diet. If you’re experiencing these symptoms and triggers. Check our free online GERD quiz.

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