Dr. Aparna Govil Bhasker; MS
Laparoscopic and Bariatric Surgeon
Hiatus hernia and gastro-esophageal reflux disease (GERD) are common problems. Hiatus hernia is basically a protrusion of abdominal structures other than the food-pipe into the chest cavity through the enlarged hiatal opening in the diaphragm
Lifestyle modification and medical management are the first line of treatment for hiatus hernia. However, in patients with progressive disease not responding to medications and if complications develop then surgery must be considered.
Hiatus hernia surgery (laparoscopic fundoplication) must be considered if:
If you have the above factors, then you must consult your hernia surgeon at the earliest and take a decision regarding surgery for hiatus hernia.
About Dr. Aparna Govil Bhasker
Dr. Aparna Govil Bhasker is an accomplished and renowned Best Bariatric Surgeon in Mumbai and Laparoscopic Surgeon.
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Dr. Aparna Govil Bhasker is a visiting consultant at the following hospitals:
Dr. Aparna Govil Bhasker is an accomplished Bariatric Surgeon and Laparoscopic GI Surgeon. Extremely passionate about her field of specialization. She completed her MBBS and MS in General Surgery in 2006, from Mahatma Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences (MGIMS), Sewagram. Set up in 1967 by none other than the first health minister of India, Ms. Sushila Nayar, MGIMS is deeply rooted in Gandhian ethics. Read more
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