NAHI Facts

METHOD
  • Outpatient procedure
  • Anesthesia customized for to patients needs
  • State-of-the-art Modified Shouldice Technique (The Moran Repair) with Ethicon© mesh
  • Recurrence rate less than 1/2%
OUTPATIENT SURGERY
  • 98% of all our hernia surgeries are done on an outpatient basis at one of our Surgical Centers
  • Outpatient stay of only 3 to 4 hours
  • All necessary laboratory tests included. (Blood Tests, Urine Analysis, Chest X-Ray & ECG) but billed separately.
CHARGES THE RETURN TO WELL-BEING
  • Release to normal and customary work in 14 to 24 days
  • For recurrent hernias, recovery ranges between 24 to 28 days
COST SAVINGS IN TIME AND DOLLARS
  • Consultation available within a 24 hour turn around.
  • 5 days-a-week emergency surgical consult is available if required.
  • Minimal time loss following request for a consultative appointment and surgery. (Usually no more than three days.)
  • Recovery: 14 to 24 days in 98% of cases and 24 to 28 days for recurrent hernias (NOTE: "Standard" method of hernia repair requires from 4 to 6 weeks of disability)
  • Reduced loss of income from employment with rapid recovery
  • Significant savings to the patient or insurance carrier and employer
  • All primary inguinal hernia repairs carry a "LIFETIME WARRANTY"
National Ambulatory Hernia Institute
1837 Sunny Crest DR - Fullerton, CA 92835
Toll phone: 1 800 962-3766 - Telephone: 1 714 446-6670 - Fax: 1 714 446 6668