I haven't had fundoplication surgery. I'm fortunate that I can control my GERD symptoms well with lifestyle and diet modifications, and with a proton pump inhibitor. There are those individuals for whom fundoplication surgery is the best option for them. This surgery may be performed for various digestive conditions, such as GERD and hiatal hernias.
If you have had fundoplication surgery, you could share your experience. Knowing what you know now after your fundoplication surgery, what is the one thing that those about to have this surgery should do beforehand to make life easier later? Share with others your tips.