Why Choose NYUMC?
When you choose to have your hernia repaired at NYU Medical Center, you are choosing a modern surgical unit located in the heart of a major medical academic center.
Overview of Hernias
Hernias are the second most common cause of intestinal obstruction and generally occur in the groin, abdomen and upper thigh.
Types of Hernias
Types include groin (inguinal), thigh (femoral), and abdominal.
Hernia Surgery and Repair
Nearly every hernia requires surgical correction to remove the risk of incarceration or strangulation of the intestine or other organs.
Providing complete care, from diagnosis to treatment, recovery and follow-up.