TIF (Transoral Incisionless Fundoplication) is an Incisionless Chronic Acid Reflux
solution which treats the underlying cause of GERD. This innovative procedure reconstructs
the antireflux valve and restores the body’s natural protection against reflux.
Benefits of TIF:
• No external skin incisions
• No internal cutting or dissecting of natural anatomy
• Few adverse events and complications
• Does not limit future treatment options
• Can be revised if required
TIF has been proven safe in use in thousands of procedures
What is TIF?
Having heartburn more than twice a week? You may have acid reflux disease also known
as Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD). Heartburn is the most common symptom,
but you may also experience:
Pain or discomfort in the chest
Reflux-related sleep disorders
Excessive clearing of the throat
Burning in the mouth or throat
Intolerance of certain foods
Asthma or asthma-like symptoms
Hoarseness or sore throat
The EsophyX device forms and fastens tissue folds to reconstruct the antireflux valve.
Abnormal, Dysfunctional Antireflux Valve, can no longer close to prevent reflux , causing GERD