The procedure can be performed by using several different methods, depending on the type and size of the hernia. Two groups of surgical techniques are employed: traditional surgery and laparoscopy. For some types of hernia, a special plastic mesh is used, which reinforces the weakened tissue and helps prevent recurrence.
When is hernia surgery carried out?
- inguinal hernia- umbilical hernia
- abdominal hernia
- femoral hernia
- scrotal hernia
- postoperative and recurrent hernia
What are the benefits from hernia surgery?Surgery allows the patient to return to full health in a relatively short period of time. The pain caused by the hernia is eliminated along with the risks of the serious complications of hernia.