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There are many types of hernia that are classified based on their anatomical location.
The common types of hernia include:

  • Inguinal: Part of the intestine protrudes through the lower abdominal muscle into the groin.
  • Femoral: Fat tissue or part of the intestine protrudes through the abdominal muscle into the femoral artery present in the upper part of the thigh.
  • Incisional: Tissue protrudes through a previous surgical wound, which becomes structurally weak.
  • Umbilical: Fat tissue or part of the intestine protrudes through the abdominal muscle near the belly button.
  • Hiatal: Part of the upper stomach protrudes through an opening in the diaphragm into the chest region.

AboutDr. Hemant Vadeyar

Consultant General, Gastrointestinal,
Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary (HPB) & Liver Transplant Surgeon,
Specialist Laparoscopic & Robotic Surgeon

Dr. Hemant Vadeyar
30Years of Experience

Dr. Hemant is a Consultant Gastrointestinal, HPB & Liver Transplant surgeon with more than 30 years of experience in the UK, India and Germany. He is experienced in surgeries for stomach, colorectal, liver, gallbladder, pancreas & biliary tract cancer.

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Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy
Robotic-Assisted Hernia Repair

Robotic-assisted hernia repair is a minimally invasive advanced surgical technique that is performed by your surgeon using a robotic system.

  • Indications for Robotic-Assisted Hernia Repair
  • Preparation for Robotic-Assisted Hernia Repair
  • Procedure for Robotic-Assisted Hernia Repair
  • Postoperative Care Instructions and Recovery
  • Benefits of Robotic-Assisted Hernia Repair
  • Risks and Complications of Robotic-Assisted Hernia Repair
Patient Testimonials
  • My "stars lined up", the moment I met Dr. Hemant, after being referred to him, as the best liver surgeon. From the moment I met my "hero", I was put at ease, and was confident with each step of the process.
  • My surgery went very well without complication, and my recovery was painless and simple. Thank you, Dr. Hemant, for making a worrying experience very simple, calm and painless.
  • Dr. Hemant was excellent in my initial appointment, listening to what I had to say and explaining his thoughts clearly. I felt reassured that I was in safe, knowledgeable and experienced hands. I left with a clear plan and good understanding.
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Mediclinic City Hospital
Building 37 - 26th Street - Dubai, UAE

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