Laparoscopic Hernia Repair
Surgical repair of a hernia is also called a herniorrhaphy. A
is a protrusion of tissue through the wall of the cavity in which it is normally contained, often through an opening or weakness in the muscles of the abdomen wall. Laparoscopic hernia repair is a minimally invasive
carried out with the aid of a camera. A small incision is made in the abdominal wall, through which a laparoscope, a flexible lighted tube with a camera attached, is inserted to view the hernia site. The surgery is carried out by a
. Laparoscopic hernia repair permits a shorter hospital stay and shorter recovery time with less pain. It may be done under local or general anaesthesia.
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Dr Sebastianus Kwon is a General and Oesophago-gastric surgeon who graduated from University of New South Wales in 2000 . . . .
Areas of Specialisation, Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery, TAMIS, Anorectal Disorders, Gastroscopy/Colonoscopy, Laparoscopic Hernia Repair, Pelvic Floor Disorders, Pilonidal Sinus. . . .
General, Laparoscopic, Hepatopancreaticobiliary, Upper GI, Transplant Surgeon, Dialysis Access, Laparoscopic Hernia Inguinal, Femoral, Incisional, Hiatal . . .
Dr McKay is committed to providing you with the latest safe, minimally-invasive surgical techniques, including endoscopic surgery, and transanal endoscopic . . .
Upper Gastrointestinal and General Surgeon, specialising in surgery for disorders of the stomach and oesophagus, and weight loss surgery . . . .
Dr Salena Ward is an Oesophago-Gastric, Bariatric and General Surgeon who consults in Box Hill, Bundoora and Lilydale . . . .