03 9580 6332
Vermont Consulting Suites
Level 3/5a, Vermont South Medical Centre
645-647 Burwood Highway
Vermont South Vic 3133
Signs and symptoms:
The term incarcerated hernia refers to an inguinal hernia in which the small intestine cannot be pushed back into its normal position within the abdomen.
This can subsequently lead to a strangulated hernia, in which the blood supply of the incarcerated hernia is cut off intestine. This condition requires immediate medical attention.
Symptoms of incarcerated hernia:
Other types of hernias derive their names from the sites through which they protrude. These include
Many inguinal hernias can be treated with laparoscopic/key hole surgery that reduce your recovery time and reduce your chance of infections.
Dr Ravish Jootun is highly trained in keyhole surgery for hernia repair. He can also perform robotic surgery for your hernia repair..
The advantages to his patients include:
Inguinal hernias can result in serious complications, cause pain, limit your activities and impact on your quality of life. Talk to Mr Jootun who will be happy to provide you with more information and answer all your questions about the treatment options.