While the month of February is dedicated to heart health awareness, we decided to find out about another subject close to our hearts… heartburn. Severe heartburn and a heart attack can be hard to tell apart. If tests reveal that heartburn, also called GERD, turns out to be the culprit, you may be referred to a gastroenterologist for a work up.

The specialists at Advanced Gastroenterology and Surgery Associates talked to us about how they treat their patients with GERD.