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Do Hernias Always Need to be Repaired? Aug 14th, 2019

A hernia is an organ or tissue protrusion through your abdominal wall. It’s caused by muscle weakness and strain, often a result of damage from injury or surgery, age, lifting heavy weights, or pregnancy.  Hernias can develop quickly or over a long period of time. Most of the time, hernias...

Robot-Assisted Surgery: All Your Questions Answered Jul 23rd, 2019

If you’ve been told you need surgery to treat gallbladder disease or repair a hernia, or you have another health condition requiring surgical intervention, you may have heard about the great success patients have with robot-assisted surgery. At the same time, you probably have many questions about this relatively new...