Category Archives: Hernia Repair Surgery

Open hernia repair vs. laparoscopic hernia repair: What’s the difference?

Hernia repair surgery is a treatment option for patients with hernias that are painful enough to affect their everyday lives. A hernia is when internal tissue protrudes through a weakness in the surrounding muscle. Hernias aren’t always harmful, but they won’t go away without surgery. During hernia repair surgery, a surgeon gently pushes the organ […]