Acid reflux is a common condition that occurs when acid from the stomach travels up into the oesophagus (food pipe), sometimes as far up as the throat. In this article, Dr Rami Sweis, leading consultant gastroenterologist with extensive experience in upper and lower gastrointestinal disorders, explains the role of testing and options for treatment in those who present with reflux.
Dysphagia, a medical term for different symptoms that make swallowing difficult, can be caused by many things. Leading consultant gastroenterologist Dr Rami Sweis, based in London, discusses some of the causes, how they are diagnosed, and how treatment for each condition is carried out.
If you've recently found that you're finding it difficult to pass food, even after drinking water, it may be a case of achalasia. Find out how you can get tested for this condition, what all the symptoms are how it is treated. Dr Rami Sweis, a leading consultant gastroenterologist, explains everything you need to know about this condition in this latest article.