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Preparation & Recovery

If you or a loved one is scheduled for hernia repair surgery, you may have questions about preparation and recovery. Learn what you can do to prepare for surgery.


Hernia repair surgery is often performed on an outpatient basis, which means patients often go home the day of surgery. In some cases, a short hospital stay may be required. The following pages will prepare you to talk to physicians and insurance companies and will inform you about risks and recovery.

Questions For Your Doctor

These questions will prepare you to talk with your doctor about hernia surgery.

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