“It was so bad sometimes,” said the 48-year-old hairstylist, (seen here with daughter, Jenna.) “I would almost pass out.” The horrible bloating and chronic constipation even caused her to miss work. Now, after a simple banding procedure done in her doctor’s office, the Port Republic resident says she is “ready to do the things I love to do.”
Her treatment involved four short office visits that included an initial consult. Calvert Gastroenterology has used the non-surgical option during the past year to successfully treat some 200 cases with significant patient satisfaction.