THE AMERICAN FOREGUT SOCIETY

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Course overview

This educational event is designed for Surgeons, Gastroenterologists, and Advanced Practice Providers who currently manage GERD patients and want to expand their knowledge and procedure-specific skills regarding the safe and effective use of the LINX® Reflux Management System. Participants should come prepared to discuss topics relating to the LINX® patient care pathway in an informal Q&A setting. Our faculty will be on hand to address questions and engage in patient case reviews.

 

Topics

  • LINX® Pre-operative Diagnostics
  • LINX® in conjunction with Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Post-Operative Patient Management
  • Patient Selection
  • Case Reviews

Manufactured by: Torax® Medical, Inc.
4188 Lexington Avenue North
Shoreview, Minnesota 55126. USA

Mark Hausman and Gopal Grandhige are compensated by and presenting on behalf of Ethicon and must present information in accordance with applicable regulatory requirements.

© Johnson & Johnson Services, Inc. 2021. All rights reserved. 164887-210119

Faculty

Mark Hausmann, MD, FACS
Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center
Baton Rouge, LA

Gopal Grandhige, MD, FACS
Tampa Bay Reflux Center
Tampa, FL

Course overview

Functional esophageal disorders can cause considerable effect in quality of life for patients and can result in an economic burden on the health care system. Additionally, the limited understanding of the pathophysiology of these conditions can result in frustration of patients as well as physicians. In this webinar, Dr. Fass will discuss the evolution of functional esophageal disorders, improvements in the capability to physiologically assess patients, and potential treatment options.

Manufactured by: Torax® Medical, Inc.
4188 Lexington Avenue North
Shoreview, Minnesota 55126. USA

Dr. Fass is compensated by and presenting on behalf of Ethicon and must present information in accordance with applicable regulatory requirements.

166336-210203 © Johnson & Johnson Services, Inc. 2021. All rights reserved.

Faculty

Ronnie Fass, MD
Dr. Fass is the Chairman of the Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Director of the Digestive Health Center, and heads the Esophageal and Swallowing Program at the MetroHealth Medical Center in Cleveland, OH. He is also a tenured Professor of Medicine at Case Western Reserve University. He completed a fellowship in gastroenterology at UCLA where he focused on GI motility and functional bowel disorders.

Dr. Fass is the Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Clinical Gastroenterology (2017) and also the Journal of Neurogastroenterology and Motility. He is a frequent lecturer and presenter and is a reviewer for more than 70 journals. Dr. Fass has published more than 5050 articles, editorials, commentaries, and abstracts in journals such as Gastroenterology, Gut, American Family Physician, American Journal of Gastroenterology and Archives of Internal Medicine. He has published two books and has written 50 book chapters.

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WEBINARS

Previous webinars:

Therapeutic Approaches to GERD Part 2 Dr Ken Chang, Dr John Lipham, Dr Jessica Reynolds

Therapeutic Approaches to GERD Dr Ellen Stein, Dr Brian Smith, Dr Magnus Halland

GERD Assessment Dr Krystle Lunch, Dr Prakash Gyawali

Heller vs POEM Dr. Santiago Horgan vs Dr. Ken Chang

The Reflux Barrier, Dr John Lipham

Medically refractory GERD, Dr Phil Katz

Detection of Dysplastic Barrett’s Esophagus. Dr Mike Smith, Dr Tripp Buckley, Dr Dan Lister

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