Options for repair are numerous. Several different hernia repair methods exist for any given hernia. All of these techniques may have excellent outcomes when performed by surgeons with extensive experience in that particular method.
At the Center for Hernia Repair, all possible approaches for repair are explored for each and every one of our hernia patients. This customized approach helps us to achieve a durable and comfortable outcome. Reduction of post-surgical pain, quick recovery and prevention of recurrence are the highest priorities for Dr. Yunis.
The Shouldice Technique
has a remarkable history of safety and durability. The Shouldice repair is a very specific technique involving sewing of distinct anatomical layers of the groin without the use of mesh.
Dr. Yunis began his training with this technique early in is career and continues to enjoy excellent success with the Shouldice repair technique.
The repair involves reconstruction of the entire inguinal floor with 4 layers of sutures and no mesh. The type of suture can be discussed and customized for each patient.
is another non-mesh technique that has been championed by Dr. Mohan Desarda who has demonstrated excellent results. This is another option for many of our patients who desire a non mesh inguinal hernia repair. This repair is a very specific technique involving sewing of distinct anatomical layers of the groin without the use of mesh. For more information, please review Dr. Desarda's website - http://www.desarda.com