Shouldice Repair

The Iskandar Complex Hernia Center is proud to offer our patients a proven and remarkable approach to hernia repair, the Shouldice inguinal hernia repair technique. Shouldice repair is an innovative method for treating inguinal hernias without the use of mesh. It is a surgical procedure that involves utilizing a permanent surgical suture to stitch four […]

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When Can I Exercise After Hernia Surgery?

Many patients ask us at the Iskandar Complex Hernia Center when they will be able to return to exercising following hernia surgery. We know exercise is an important part of our patient’s lives and not only improves their physical health but is also important for their mental and emotional well-being as well. Getting back to […]

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Sex After Hernia Surgery

An essential element of a spousal relationship is physical closeness and sex, but medical issues and surgery can disrupt this close bond. People frequently inquire as to when they may resume their jobs or their athletic endeavors following hernia surgery, but they avoid discussing the subject of when they can resume an intimate relationship or […]

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After Hernia Surgery

Patients often ask what to expect after hernia repair surgery. Your recovery time will vary based on a few factors, such as your age, the type of hernia you had, the type of hernia repair surgery, and your overall health. Mild to moderate pain and a feeling of being a little under the weather are […]

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Complex Hernia Repair Surgery – Robotic eTEP access Rives-Stoppa of the left TAR with retromuscular modified Sugarbaker Pauli repair.

Presenting a case of a robotic eTEP access Rives-Stoppa of the left TAR with retromuscular modified Sugarbaker Pauli repair of a complex hernia. Patient is a 31-year-old female with a history of colonic inertia and pelvic floor dysfunction, who underwent a total colectomy, permanent ileostomy. She had a 6-cm midline incisional hernia that was repaired […]

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Recurrent Hernias

A recurrent hernia is when another one occurs in the general area of a previously repaired hernia. A hernia may recur months or even years following surgery, despite the success of most hernia procedures. However, the risk of developing a recurrent hernia is most significant in the first two years after surgery. What causes recurrent […]

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Hernia Surgery Dallas, TX: Things to Consider

How do I find the best hernia surgeon in Dallas? While there are many surgeons who do hernia surgery in Dallas, we recommend finding a surgeon whose sole focus is hernia repair and complex hernia repair. Because a focused-on-hernias surgeon will have seen more hernia surgeries than those practicing varied types of procedures, he or […]

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