Frequently asked questions about heartburn and diaphragmatic hernia or hiatal hernia

Heartburn: Definiton and causes

We clarify what is generally understood by heartburn and which causes are considered. 

Hiatal/diaphragmatic hernia

Symptoms and risks

We clarify what the diaphragm is, what a diaphragmatic hernia of it is and name symptoms and dangers. 

Treatment options and surgical procedures

There are simple treatment options for diaphragmatic hernia, medications and surgical methods. 

Bicorn procedure: Alternative hiatal hernia operation

We explain the advantages, the operation procedure, the basics and clarify questions about the probability of success and cost absorption.