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Referring physicians will receive continuous communication provided by the multidisciplinary team at Memorial. The end goal is to keep patients and physicians comfortable and aware during all stages of hernia repair.

The Hernia Center is located at:

Memorial Hospital of Rhode Island
111 Brewster Street
Pawtucket, Rhode Island 02860

(401) 729-3500
 

Memorial Hernia Center

Scope of Practice

Open & Laparoscopic Hernia Repair

  • Inguinal Hernias.
  • Femoral Hernias.
  • Obturator Hernias.
  • Umbilical Hernias.
  • Ventral Hernias.
  • Incisional Hernias.
  • Lumbar Hernias.
  • Epigastric Hernias.
  • Spigelian Hernias.
  • Sports Hernias.
  • Recurrent Hernias (all types).

 

Diaphragmatic Hernias (Open & Laparoscopic)

  • Anti Reflux Procedures.
  • Paraesophageal Hernias.
  • Bochdalek/Morgagni Hernias.

Complex Abdominal Wall Reconstruction

  • Prosthetic and Biologic Reconstructions.
  • Mesh Implantation and Explantation.
  •  Component Separation Techniques.
  • Tissue Distraction Techniques.
  • Open Abdomen Management.
  • Pneumoperitoneum for “loss of domain.”
  • Negative Pressure Wound Management.
  • Tissue Expansion .
  • Tissue Transfer/Flaps.
  • Skin Coverage/Grafts.
  • Abdominoplasty/Panniculectomy.
  •  Diastasis Recti.