What is a sports hernia?

A sports hernia, also known as athletic pubalgia, has many of the same symptoms of traditional groin hernias but often there is no obvious bulge. It is often found in people who play sports that require sudden changes in direction or twisting movements (soccer, basketball, football, tennis, gymnastics, etc).  Patients will complain of chronic groin […]

Types of Mesh Used By Daytona Hernia

A common question we get at Daytona Hernia Center is, “What kind of mesh do you use, is it that lawsuit mesh?”  Many patients have seen the ads for hernia mesh lawsuits and wonder exactly which mesh was the problem.  The simple answer is there are several manufacturers and several types of mesh that generated […]