- Differentiate between anatomical and physiological reflux and management options for each.
- Differentiate between alkaline and acid reflux and management options for each.
- Identify important diagnostic questions and treatment options in the post operative bariatric surgery patient with foregut disease..
This course will focus on general surgical and foregut disease in patients undergoing metabolic and bariatric surgical procedures. Unique diagnostic and treatment strategies utilized in managing foregut disease will be discussed.
Colleen Kennedy, MD MBA
Understanding GERD: Anatomic basis and Pathophysiology
Crystal Johnson-Mann, MD
Alkaline or “Bile” Reflux – Pathophysiology and treatment options
Rachel Moore, MD
The Pre Op Metabolic Surgery Hiatal hernia Debate – To Fix or Not? Surgery choice?
Sachin Kukreja, MD
Evaluation and treatment of metaplastic changes – gastric and esophageal
Vamsi Alli, MD
The discovery of hiatal hernia in the post op bariatric patient: Evaluation and Management decision making
Cori McBride, MD
Discussion and Questions
Endoscopic interventions in the post op bariatric patient: more than just strictures and leak management
Barham A Dayyeh, MD
Emerging technology: Treatment of Reflux with LINX in the post op bariatric patient
Richard Englehardt, MD
Refractory Marginal Ulcers – Management considerations and Surgical options
Joe Northup, MD
Panel Question and Answer