Hernia Center

The University of Miami Hernia Center

Center for Abdominal Wall Reconstruction, & Hernia Repair

Welcome to the University of Miami Hernia Center. Our team of surgeons are widely acclaimed for their diversity in hernia repair, variety of available procedures, comprehensive team care, and cutting edge technology. Our collaborative experience is among the most extensive in the country. Laparoscopic and conventional hernia repair techniques are used as part of a customized approach for each patient. We specialize in abdominal wall reconstruction, management of hernia recurrence after previous repair, pain after previous hernia repair, hernias with enterocutaneous fistulas and complicated mesh-related infections used in hernia repair. Our multidisciplinary approach helps in individulizing the operative options to best suite the patients particular needs. Our patients have the confidence of knowing they are being treated by the top surgeons in the country. They posses both the latest knowledge and extensive training in their specialty. Each patient should anticipate excellent care by our staff.

Laparoscopic Hernia Repair

  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Femoral Hernia
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Lumbar Hernia

Open Hernia Repair

  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Femoral Hernia
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Lumbar Hernia

Abdominal Wall Reconstruction

  • Components separation with or without mesh
  • Mesh reconstruction (biologic or prosthetic) of hernia
  • Plastic Surgical techniques including use of local, adjacent, and free flaps

Combined panniculectomy/abdominoplasty at the time of hernia repair.