Hernia surgery is a common procedure that can provide relief to many patients suffering from abdominal pain, discomfort, and other complications. However, for obese patients who require hernia surgery, the process can be more challenging, and the outcomes may be less favorable. Weight management plays a crucial role in hernia surgery success and overall recovery. […]
When To Worry About Hernia Pain
Hernias are a common medical condition that can cause varying degrees of discomfort and pain. Many patients suffer from debilitating abdominal pain, often because they and their doctors are unaware of the options. At The Iskandar Complex Hernia Center, we offer complex hernia surgery and advanced abdominal procedures with unparalleled empathy and expertise, so you […]
Types of Hernias
Hernias are openings in the abdominal wall that can enable intestines or fat to protrude through. Hernia repair surgery aims to prevent the recurrence of the hernia by closing the defect with little or no tension. Hernias come in a variety of forms, each with unique characteristics. This article will discuss the many hernia types […]
Hernia During Pregnancy: What Do You Need To Know?
A hernia is a medical condition that develops when a portion of an internal organ pushes through an opening in a muscle and protrudes. Some hernias develop over time, while some are birth defects. The groin and abdomen are the two areas where hernias commonly occur. It’s not necessarily a problem right away if a […]
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 […]