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The hernia is said to occur when a part of an organ or fatty tissue bulges out through a weak area of the adjacent soft tissue wall. This out bulging leads to pain and discomfort and sometimes it may even cause an emergency (Eg. Strangulated hernia)

Types of Hernia:

  • Umbilical hernia
  • Femoral hernia
  • Incisional hernia
  • Hiatal Hernia

Symptoms of Inguinal hernia

  • Presence of a bulge at the groin area
  • Pain or discomfort in the area around the bulge, especially during cough or strenuous activity

In some cases, hernias may be asymptomatic and are diagnosed during routine physical examination

Treatment of Hernia

  • Most of the hernias do not go away on their own and tend to grow bigger and bigger which may lead to worsening of symptoms.
  • Sometimes the blood supply to a part of tissue gets compromised which causes necrosis of that area and even septicemia- A medical emergency.
  • No medicines, natural remedies, Homeopathy, Ayurveda can provide a cure for Hernia.
  • The hernia is a structural deformity. Surgery is the only permanent treatment for Hernia.
  • Hernia operation that is surgical repair of a hernia is the treatment of choice in most cases.

There are two types of hernia operations-

  • Open hernia operation
  • Laparoscopic hernia operation

Depending upon the type and size of the hernia, your doctor will choose the type of hernia operation suitable for you.


This hernia operation is also performed under general anesthesia. Your surgeon will make an incision near the bulge, and push the herniated structure back to place. The damaged wall is repaired by sutures and often reinforced with a surgical mesh.

The incision is secured with sutures and packed with dressing. Dr. Bhavesh Doshi provide excellent laparoscopic hernia surgery in Mumbai at low cost. To book a appointment click here or call now:  9820565205 / 022 28338378