MAC II Building

Heartburn & Acid Reflux Institute at The Woodlands Hospital - The Woodlands, TX

Address

17350 St. Lukes Way Ste 200

The Woodlands, Texas 77384

Hours

Monday

7:30 am - 5:00 pm

Tuesday

7:30 am - 5:00 pm

Wednesday

7:30 am - 5:00 pm

Thursday

7:30 am - 5:00 pm

Friday

7:30 am - 3:00 pm

Sat Closed

Sun Closed

The Heartburn & Acid Reflux Institute at St. Luke’s Health–The Woodlands Hospital specializes in diagnosing and treating cases of acid reflux and Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD). Our doctors use state-of-the-art technology to manage conditions with the most advanced and effective treatments available.

The skilled team at our Heartburn & Acid Reflux Institute will work with you to design the treatment plan that’s right for you. From medications to diet modification and surgery, our specialists will recommend modern options that can improve your quality of life and prevent future damage from acid reflux.

Innovative Care for Acid Reflux

While older surgical treatments for gastroesophageal reflux disease include significant side effects, the innovative LINX procedure maintains patients’ anatomy while providing immediate and lasting results. Hear more about this procedure from Dr. Yong Choi, board-certified surgeon at St. Luke’s Health–The Woodlands Hospital.

Meet Our Nurse Practitioner

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Vanessa Hargett, RN, FNP-C, graduated with her bachelor’s in nursing from Stephen F. Austin State University in 2008. She began her nursing career as an intensive care unit charge nurse and went on to pursue her master’s degree, graduating with honors from the University of Texas Health Sciences Center in 2014. Her degree as a family nurse practitioner allows Vanessa the ability to manage the continuum of care for patients with heartburn and acid reflux. She has cared for patients with every stage of GERD. Her current role allows her to guide patients through treatment options, assisting with testing and surgeries as needed.

Hours
M 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
T 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
W 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
TH 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
F 7:30 AM - 3:00 PM

Services & Specialties

Medical Group Physicians at This Location



Michael Briscoe, MD

17350 St. Luke's Way

Suite 200 (MAC II)

The Woodlands, Texas 77384

Otorhinolaryngology  Gastroenterology   Acid Reflux

See Full Profile       936-266-2630  Schedule an Appointment


Paul McNeely, MD

17350 St. Luke's Way

Suite 200 (MAC II)

The Woodlands, Texas 77384

Gastroenterology   Acid Reflux

See Full Profile       936-266-2645


Yong Choi, MD, FACS, FASMBS

17350 St. Luke's Way

Suite 200 (MAC II)

The Woodlands, Texas 77384

Bariatric Surgery   Acid Reflux    General Surgery    Weight Loss Surgery

See Full Profile       936-266-26900


James Dickerson, MD, FACS, FASMBS

17350 St. Luke's Way

Suite 200 (MAC II)

The Woodlands, Texas 77384

Bariatric Surgery  Acid Reflux  General Surgery   Weight Loss Surgery

See Full Profile       936-266-2690


Omar Jilani, MD

17350 St. Luke's Way

Suite 200 (MAC II)

The Woodlands, Texas 77384

Gastroenterology  Acid Reflux   General Surgery

See Full Profile       936-266-2645

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