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Surgery Complications

Avatar Dr. Kyle Bickel Jun 21, 2019

The complications that can occur with hernia surgery are: some of the generic ones which are bleeding and infection, injury to other organs or complications from general anesthesia. Specifically with hernia surgery, the main complication that we worry about is a recurrence of the hernia or the hernia coming back. Fortunately the recurrence rate is very low – it’s about 1%.

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