Hospital Opens Heartburn Treatment Center


Mary Alice Reporting:

(Tuesday, September 12th) Dover, Ohio – A new heartburn treatment center is now taking patients at Union Hospital.

Director of Community Relations Darrin Lautenschleger says the center in collaboration with Legato Medical Services, out of North Carolina, will provide treatment services to American’s suffering from GERD symptoms, including heartburn.

“We’re really happy to be able to offer this services. We know that there are thousands of people in our region who are suffering from GERD or reflux symptoms, and what that really means is you have stomach acid backing-up into your esophagus or your food tube.”

He comments over 30% of American’s suffer from heartburn or GERD.

More information about heartburn services can be found online at

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