Top answers from doctors based on your search:
Disclaimer

sex after hernia repair surgery

A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ly Phan
Dr. Ly Phan answered
21 years experience in General Surgery
Yes: But not right immediately after surgery. Please follow up with your surgeon and let him /her tell you when to resume normal activity. Early heavy acti ... Read More
5
5 thanks

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Creighton Wright
55 years experience in General Surgery
Bad idea: Disrupting the repair is no fun!
1
1 thank
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Earle
30 years experience in General Surgery
Yes: For open and laparoscopic inguinal hernia operations, i tell my patients to return to call mental activity as tolerated by pain. This is a variable am ... Read More
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gary Tuma
Dr. Gary Tuma answered
24 years experience in Plastic Surgery
Hernia: It can be just post surgical but u should see your surgeon to make sure there is no recurrence.
1
1 thank
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
55 years experience in General Surgery
No risk: Most likely your pain is due to nerve entrapment causing pain , trying to free the nerve by breaking scar tissueit out with radio frequency energy , ... Read More
2
2 thanks
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barry Rosen
33 years experience in General Surgery
NotAllHerniasAlike: Important variables include the type of hernia, the medical history of the patient, and the training & experience of the surgeon. The trends these d ... Read More
2
2 thanks
A 68-year-old female asked:
Dr. Randy Stevens
23 years experience in General Surgery
It is not tight: Depending on the hernia location the mesh can move some. The purpose of the mesh is to act like a barrier. It should not be tight or it would tear. ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
50 years experience in General Practice
Proabably you: need hernia repair again. See your surgeon.
A female asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
39 years experience in Clinical Psychology
Post op care: if you objectively believe you have not been treated professionally in the hospital you can speak w/the specific nurse if possible. If not possible, ... Read More
A 56-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mark Hoepfner
38 years experience in General Surgery
Usually: The risks of hernia surgery are minimal. Mainly it depends on your overall health and if you have any risk factors such as cigarette smoking, diabetes ... Read More

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month