- Patients without a significant hiatal hernia or esophageal motility issues who have normal GERD symptoms and suboptimal symptom regulation on PPIs
- GERD patients with mild to moderate anatomic defects of the gastroesophageal junction valve system that need to be corrected
- Patients who choose a GERD treatment approach that does not require long-term medication.
Advantages of TIF over other procedures are
- Less pain
- Quick recovery
Watch this video to learn how the procedure is done
Reference- Kelly, R. (n.d.). Transoral Incisionless Fundoplication (TIF) | Johns Hopkins Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology. Www.hopkinsmedicine.org. https://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/gastroenterology_hepatology/clinical_services/advanced_endoscopy/transoral-incisionless-fundoplication.html