Acid reflux, also known as Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD), is a condition in which food or liquid in the stomach leaks backwards into the esophagus. Hoarseness, heartburn, sore throat, frequent throat clearing, burning and coughing are some symptoms of acid reflux.
During a consultation, the physician will discuss your symptoms, complete an examination and may also perform or order diagnostic tests including:
Esophageal pH test
After a full evaluation, our patients receive tailored treatment and management of their condition. Treatment options may include:
Referral to a gastroenterologist
If you are experiencing symptoms of acid reflux and would like to discuss your treatment options with a member of our team, please call (860) 493-1950 or visit our patient portal to request an appointment.