Hernia Surgery in Austin, TX
Dr. Steven Fass is an Austin-based physician who is highly skilled in surgical procedures to repair all types of hernias, both open, laparoscopically and with robotic procedures. Dr. Fass utilizes the latest mesh prostheses and approaches for secure repairs.
A few common surgical hernia repairs include:
- Inguinal hernias – These are hernias that occur in the groin area when intestinal or fatty tissues push through the inguinal canal.
- Hiatal hernias – This type of hernia is typically when the part of the stomach that is normally in the abdominal cavity protrudes through the esophageal hiatus.
- Ventral hernias – A ventral hernia is a bulge / defect coming through the abdominal wall of muscles. Obesity, pregnancy and a previous hernias increase the risks for developing a ventral hernia.
- Incisional hernias – An incisional hernia is a hernia that occurs in the location of a previous incision in the abdominal wall.
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