A hernia occurs when an internal organ pushes its way through a weakness in the muscle or surrounding tissue wall.
This can be a visible protrusion and can cause considerable discomfort and pain for the sufferer.
Hernia Repair Surgery
Consultant Surgeon Professor Marcus Reddy offers hernia repair surgery for private patients. Depending on the condition this may be:
- laparoscopic surgery – keyhole surgery is usually a less invasive procedure and can offer faster recovery time with less scarring
- open surgery – generally for larger procedures