Each year, an estimated 5 million American men, women and children develop hernias. Many ignore the symptoms in the hopes that the condition will just “go away”, but if left untreated, a hernia can lead to more serious health problems. With the advances in medical technology, hernia surgery is more common than ever, and in many cases can be performed on an outpatient basis with minimally invasive techniques, sometimes using the a robot through the da Vinci surgical approach.
Hernia Treatment Center Treatments:
There are several procedures that may be performed based on the type of hernia you have. This section of our site provides you with an overview of various hernia procedures commonly performed. Your physician will recommend the most appropriate course of action for your condition, general health and other factors. This information should not be used as a substitute for talking openly with all medical professionals involved in your care.