Open Inguinal Hernia Repair

You have had an Open Inguinal Hernia Repair with mesh. This just means your hernia was in the groin region, and a polypropylene mesh was placed to repair the hernia using one incision just above the groin crease. After having your hernia repaired, there are no...

Umbilical Hernia Post-Operative Instructions

You have had an Open Umbilical Hernia Repair. This just means your hernia was in the belly button region, and sutures were placed to repair the hernia.  After having your hernia repaired, there are no limitations on your diet.  After the surgery, you may feel full or...

Laparoscopic Inguinal Hernia Post-Op Instructions

You have had a Laparoscopic Inguinal Hernia Repair with mesh. This just means your hernia was in the groin region, and a polypropylene mesh was placed to repair the hernia using small incisions. After having your hernia repaired, there are no limitations on your diet....

Laparoscopic Appendectomy Post-Op Instructions

You’ve had a “Laparoscopic Appendectomy”. This just means your appendix was removed using a small camera and small instruments through 3 separate small incisions. After having your appendix removed, there are no limitations on your diet. After the surgery, you...