When should I see a surgeon?
When you are diagnosed with a hernia by your primary care doctor, or when you think you may have a hernia, that is the time to see a surgeon. "Are you ready to jump into spring, but are experiencing pain you think could be a hernia? A hernia occurs when an area of tissue or organ pushes through the groin or abdominal muscle.
If left untreated, hernias can lead to severe complications. That’s why it’s important to that you don’t put off care. Scheduling an appointment with an experienced hernia surgeon, who can quickly diagnose and treat your hernia, is the first step to getting back to normal quickly and safely.