Surgical mesh plays an important role in most abdominal wall hernia surgeries.
A hernia belt can provide temporary relief, but surgery is the only way to fix a hernia.
Dr. Blatnik fixed the complex hernias that caused Vojin pain for years.
Research by Washington University hernia surgeons finds a durable solution for treating complex recurrent ventral hernias. The findings are published in the journal Surgery.
Hernia repair surgeon Sara Holden, MD, answers frequently asked questions about hernias. Holden specializes in abdominal wall hernia repair and is an expert in minimally invasive techniques.
Washington University hernia surgeons explain the causes and types of hernia, as well as symptoms to look out for and treatment options for hernias.