Acid Reflux Treatment in Houston

Acid reflux treatment in Houston is provided by the physicians at Bay Area Gastroenterology to assist in the diagnosis, maintenance and treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease, AKA GERD.

Please contact our medical team at (281) 480-6264 for more information or to schedule your appointment for relief today.

Acid reflux can be potentially dangerous if left untreated. Acid reflux can also be harmful to the esophageal lining, causing irritation, pain and damage. Chronic acid reflux sufferers may have several different things that produce acid reflux and heartburn. The objects that contribute the most to acid reflux are: tea, coffee, other drinks containing caffeine, chocolate, tomatoes, fried and fatty foods, alcohol, tobacco, large meals, eating before bedtime or late night eating, citrus fruits and juices and wearing tight clothes.

Bay Area Treatment for GERD

At Bay Area Gastroenterology, our supportive medical staff will be happy to assist you and help you with diagnosis and treatment for GERD, as well as provide you with information you need to live a more comfortable life.

Foods that should be eaten rarely to avoid acid reflux are listed above and drinking alcohol also has adverse effects on acid reflux sufferers. Alcohol increases the production of stomach acid and relaxes the lower esophageal sphincter, allowing stomach contents to reflux into the esophagus.

Another factor that contributes to experiencing the symptoms of GERD or acid reflux is stress. Everyone has stress in their lives, but it must be managed in order to lead a healthy life without suffering from acid reflux symptoms.

Regular exercise is also helpful to individuals who need Houston treatment for acid reflux. It not only helps to relieve everyday stress, but also helps reduce acid reflux symptoms. Exercise releases endorphins, which make the acid reflux sufferer feel better and also aids with digestion.

Diet is critical and eating balanced, low-fat meals help with acid reflux. Avoid foods that cause acid reflux, but eat plenty of vegetables, fruits and fish. Smoking is another factor that worsens acid reflux symptoms.

Please contact the friendly, professional medical staff at Bay Area Gastroenterology by calling (281) 480-6264 to receive acid reflux treatment in Houston, or treatment for other gastrointestinal health disorders today.

Board Certified Gastroenterology Consultants at Bay Area Gastroenterology are qualified to deal with all gastrointestinal disorders, please make your appointments on line at www.gibay.com.

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Locations | Maps

Medical Center
1015 Medical Center Blvd. Suite 1700
Webster, Texas 77598
p: 281-480-6264
f: 281-480-4046

Methodist St. John
2060 Space Park Drive
Suite 200
Nassau Bay, TX 77058
p: 281-480-6264
f: 281-339-7623

Memorial Southeast
11920 Astoria Blvd.
Suite 410
Houston, TX 77089
p: 281-484-6264
f: 281-484-0740

Pearland
10905 Memorial Herman Drive
Suite 211
Pearland, Texas 77584
p: 281-480-6264
f: 281-480-4046

Local Communities Serving Bay Area Gastroenterology

Alvin, Bacliff, Bay Area, Channelview, Clear Lake, Deer Park, Dickinson, Friendswood, Galena Park, Galveston, Houston, Kemah, La Marque, La Porte, League City, Manuel, Missouri City, Nassau Bay, Pasadena, Pearland, Santa Fe, Seabrook, Shoreacres, South East Houston, South Shore, Texas City, Webster


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Accredited X-Ray Pathology Facility

CT Scans and Ultrasounds
Bay Area Gastroenterology is an accredited imaging facility providing on site CT scans and Ultrasound imaging

CERT Certification
Bay Area Gastroenterology provides College of American Pathologists certified pathology services

Members of ASGE

The physicians of Bay Area Gastroenterology are proud owners of an on site ASGE certified Endoscopy Center


Onsite infusion services provided for the treatment of Crohn's Disease and Ulcerative Colitis

Medical Research
Bay Area Gastroenterology is currently involved in several research projects including:
Crohn's Disease and Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Please contact Rick Rodriguez for more information, rrodriguez@gibay.com