New methods for treating hernias


AUSTIN (KXAN)- Dr. John Eckford from Scott and White – Round Rock joins Erin Cargile to talk the latest methods for treating hernias.

According to the National Center for Health Statistics, 5 million Americans suffer from hernias. Approximately 700,000 hernia repairs are performed in the U.S. each year.

New methods aim to reduce the risk of a hernia coming back and faster healing with less pain.

If you think you may have a hernia and would like to set up a consultation, you can call the Scott & White Hernia Center in Round Rock at 512-509-7942.

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