Hernia Repair Surgery
Hernias occur when the intestines, fatty tissue or other abdominal material pushes through an opening in the abdominal wall. A hernia can be painful, especially those that occur near nerve openings in the groin, and they can pose a serious health risk. Danny Shouhed, M.D. is a board certified gastrointestinal surgeon who offers minimally-invasive hernia repair surgery through his practice in Los Angeles and Santa Monica. We also serve patients from Toronto, Vancouver and other parts of Canada who might be coming to the Los Angeles area.
Dr. Danny Shouhed is one of the top GI surgeons in the LA and West Hollywood area. He is also a robotic hernia repair specialist that uses the most advanced medical technology to perform these intricate procedures. Dr. Shouhed prefers to utilize minimally-invasive robotic surgery methods whenever possible to achieve the best results for his patients. Using laparoscopic and robotic assistance in hernia repair can reduce risks and recovery time for patients for a higher rate of successful treatment.
Minimally-Invasive Robotic Hernia Surgery
One of the best tools for hernia repair is surgical mesh. To close an opening or weak point in the abdominal wall, a new layer of protection is needed. Dr. Shouhed understands the importance of using the right size and type of mesh to repair hernias. He is able to perform many hernia repairs with mesh using minimally-invasive robotic surgery, including:
Hernia repair surgery can reduce groin or abdominal pain while preventing intestinal blockages and severe hernia complications. Dr. Danny Shouhed is one of the top hernia repair specialists in Los Angeles for inguinal, femoral, ventral and incisional hernia treatment.
If you are suffering from a hernia and need treatment, contact us at our office in Los Angeles today, and book your appointment. Our staff can schedule an exam and consultation with Dr. Danny Shouhed to discuss your treatment options.