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Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) is a chronic disease that occurs when the lower esophageal sphincter closes incompletely allowing the stomach contents to leak back or reflux into the esophagus. Laparoscopic Nissen Fundoplication is a minimally invasive form of anti-reflux surgery performed to restore the function of the lower esophageal sphincter.
Hiatal hernia is a condition in which part of the stomach slides through the hiatus, an opening in the diaphragm, and protrudes into the chest. Hiatal hernia surgery involves pulling the section of the stomach that has protruded into the chest back into the abdomen and making the diaphragm opening smaller to prevent recurrence.This typically involves a concurrent antireflux procedure.
Alian Garay, M.D., FACS is a board certified General Surgeon with fellowship training in Advanced Laparoscopic, Minimally Invasive, and Bariatric Surgery. Dr. Garay first served our country in the military prior to getting into the medical field. He attended elementary school through high school in the houston area. After being honorably discharged from the military, he graduated Summa Cum Laude from the University of Houston. Dr. Garay received his doctorate of Medicine at the University of Texas.
I had several issues with GERD from hell, I finally had surgery done with Dr. Garay two years ago. I'm so grateful for him. I'm pain and heart burn free. It's like one of the huge relief in my life! He definitely took his time and really explained very clearly. I also want to tell Dr.Garay thank you...
First visit for an existing condition which I've had longer than I wish I had let it go. Very explanatory and direct to the point for what would be best for me and what I could expect if I decided to move forward with recommended corrective action.
I met with Dr Garay for the first time today. He was recommended to me by my GI doctor for Hiatal Hernia Surgery. Dr Garay explained the rather complicated procedure to me in easy to understand terms. I found him to be pleasant, friendly and easy to talk to. He was patient with me and answered all o...
The first time that I saw Dr. Garay, I told him that I needed a Hernia repair. He then drew me pictures and explained to me the procedure in which he would be doing. He told me that if I needed to think about having the surgery, he understood. I told him that I didn't need to think about it, I was r...
Dr Garay has an impeccable bedside manner. Very knowledgeable, and takes the time to make sure you know what to expect. As a nurse I am very picky on who I let my family see, and he has been one of the best physicians and an all around good person.
A Kingwood, TX Bariatric and Minimally Invasive Surgery Specialist
Laparoscopic surgery is a minimally invasive procedure that enables your surgeon to look inside the abdominal and pelvic cavities to diagnose and treat a variety of abnormal conditions through small incisions. A laparoscope is a long, narrow telescope with a light source and video camera at the end. The scope is passed through a tiny incision into the abdomen where images from the camera are projected onto a large monitor for the surgeon to view the abdominopelvic cavity.Read More
Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass is a surgery for obese patients with BMI 35 and above. who have not been successful at losing weight through diet, exercise and medication. The surgery uses a combination of restrictive and malabsorptive techniques to achieve a successful outcome. Staples are used to create a smaller stomach to limit the amount of food intake, a portion of the small intestine is bypassed to limit the nutrients and calories absorbed.
Sleeve Gastrectomy also referred to as vertical sleeve, gastric sleeve or tube gastrectomy is a restrictive bariatric procedure to treat obese patients with BMI 35 and above. It encourages weight loss by restricting the stomach size to a sleeve-like structure that holds only a limited amount of food.Read More
201 Kingwood Medical Dr.
Kingwood, TX 77339
Clinic Hours: Mon - Thurs: 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Office Hours: Mon – Fri: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM