With over 20 years of experience in repair, Dr. Rajeev Vohra and Dr. Nishimura of New York Bariatrics and Laparoscopy have been

Five million Americans are believed to have a hernia each year. A hernia forms when part of an internal organ or tissue will bulge through a weak area of a muscle or connective tissue. There are various types of hernias that occur throughout the body. Diagnosis and treatment of a hernia is crucial since blood supply can be cut off and it can unexpectedly become a medical emergency.

For over 20 years, Dr. Rajeev Vohra and Dr. Gregory Nishimura, laparoscopic surgeons, have been performing laparoscopic hernia repair surgery. Dr. Rajeev Vohra is President of New York Bariatrics and Laparoscopy and is Chief of Laparoscopic and Minimally Invasive Surgery at South Nassau Communities Hospital located in Oceanside.

If you believe you or a loved one may have a hernia, please feel to call our Hewlett, NY or Bellmore NY offices for a consultation at (516) 374-8631.