Concomitant Transoral Incisionless Fundoplication: An Innovative Anti-reflux Procedure

Gastroenterologist Olaya Brewer Gutierrez and minimally invasive surgeon Brett Parker, each from Johns Hopkins, discuss concomitant transoral incisionless fundoplication (cTIF), a procedure to treat gastroesophageal reflux that includes same session repair of a hiatal hernia via laparoscopy followed by endoscopical restoration of the gastroesophageal flap valve. They answer commonly asked questions such as: How does cTIF differ from TIF? Who are the best candidates for the procedure? What is recovery like?

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Olaya Isabella Brewer Gutierrez, M.B.B.S..

Olaya Isabella Brewer Gutierrez, M.B.B.S.

Director of Endoscopy, Sibley Memorial Hospital

Gastroenterologist Olaya Brewer Gutierrez has expertise in the diagnosis and management of patients with gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) and Barrett’s esophagus. She specializes in anti-reflux procedures such as transoral incisionless ...

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Brett Parker, MD.

Brett Parker, MD

Dr. Brett Parker is a fellowship-trained advanced GI and foregut surgeon. His clinical practice specializes in foregut diseases.Dr. Parker is an expert in minimally invasive surgical techniques including therapeutic endoscopy, laparoscopic ...

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