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Upper Endoscopy and the Secret Truths of the Endoscope

July 27th, 2017|

Endoscopy can solve the puzzle of many digestive symptoms. In our previous blog, one of our DDC Orlando doctors scheduled Elena, our sample mini-case study, for an upper endoscopy. Appropriately, this article will focus on the procedure and bring you some of the facts, truths and secrets concerning it. The Digestive Disease Consultants [...]

Medication to Help You Get Along With GERD: A DDC Orlando Primer

July 13th, 2017|

When over-the-counter Medication, in the form of antacids, are ineffective in the treatment of GERD, physicians will prescribe stronger medicines.  They are our topic this week At Digestive Disease Consultants Orlando blog. Medication for GERD: The right kind and strength can help you live a normal life. We have been following the story of [...]

Food for Thought: July 4th Inspiration And GERD Quiz Answers

July 3rd, 2017|

Family, Fun and Food!   Happy Birthday to the Red, White and Blue! This blog begins with some Food for Thought. Before we bring you the answers from last week’s GERD lifestyle Quiz, we have a Very Special and Genuine July Fourth Wish for you: Happy Independence Day from the Digestive Disease Consultants [...]

Case Study: Self Diagnosis, Denial and Danger With GERD

June 23rd, 2017|

In a previous blog, we introduced you to GERD patient, Elena, our DDC Orlando case study. She continued to endure worsening heartburn and acid reflux for years.  Yet she had barely mentioned her self-diagnosed GERD problem to her doctor.  She tried to shrug it off as indigestion, dyspepsia and just a bad stomach. Here at [...]