You can typically return to your daily activities two to five weeks after the procedure. Regular exercise can be resumed after about six weeks. During the recovery period, it’s important to avoid lifting or strenuous activity. There will be a gradual ramp-up of normal activities over time.
Large or complex abdominal hernias are a challenging surgical problem. These cases are often time-consuming and can put undue stress on your practice. It is common for these cases to require multiple procedures if they are not performed at a dedicated complex abdominal surgery center. At the Orlando Health Complex Hernia Center, our surgeons will work with you to ensure the best outcome and an improved quality of life for your patient.