Emerging Technology in the Treatment of Extreme GERD

Service: Topics: Organization:
Orange Coast Memorial
Featured speaker:

Atif Iqbal, MD, FACS, FASMBS

Medical Director, MemorialCare Digestive Care Center at Orange Coast Memorial
Specialties:
  • Bariatric Surgery, General Surgery

Dr. Atif Iqbal is the medical director of the MemorialCare Digestive Care Center at Orange Coast Memorial. He is a board-certified and fellowship trained surgeon who specializes in minimally invasive bariatric procedures and digestive disorder surgery. Dr. Iqbal completed his surgery residency and graduated as Chief Resident from Oakland Medical Center at Wayne State University in Michigan and completed his fellowship at the University of Nebraska Medical Center. His areas of expertise include Gastro esophageal reflux disease, Barrett's disease, benign and malignant diseases of the esophagus and stomach, as well as motility disorders. He also specializes in minimally invasive and robotic weight loss surgery.

Podcast Summary

Extreme GERD affects more than 40 million Americans annually.

Learn about GERD.

We tell you how it is diagnosed, and the signs and symptoms you may be experiencing.

Listen for the emerging technology and treatment techniques that can help alleviate pain and discomfort associated with extreme GERD.