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Reactions to the Death of Hernia Surgeon, Dr. Robert Bendavid

By |2019-10-17T15:24:01-04:00October 7th, 2019|Hernia Mesh|

Dr. Robert Bendavid, MD Mesh Medical Device News Desk, October 7, 2019~ Reactions are coming in to the sudden death of surgeon, researcher, and tireless patient advocate, Robert Bendavid, M.D. who died in a Toronto area hospital Monday, September 30. Dr. Bendavid had been too ill to present [...]

Hernia Mesh Secrets: Bruce Rosenberg Advises First Time Hernia Repair Patient

By |2019-06-11T15:09:29-04:00May 23rd, 2019|Your Turn|

Bruce Rosenberg, patient advocate Mesh Medical Device News Desk, May 23, 2019, by Bruce Rosenberg ~ Bruce is a patient advocate who receives thousands of calls from patients seeking answers about their hernias. Rosenberg is a member of the American Hernia Society and attends their meetings, though he [...]

Hernia Mesh Secrets: Bruce Rosenberg Answers Hernia Patient Questions After Complications

By |2019-04-16T12:29:05-04:00April 16th, 2019|Your Turn|

Bruce Rosenberg, patient advocate Mesh Medical Device News Desk, April 16, 2019 ~ Bruce Rosenberg is a patient advocate an  hernia mesh injured patient. See his Mesh News Desk profile here. Bruce has a very interesting story and, not unlike many hernia mesh patients, he went from doctor [...]

One Week from Hernia Surgery to Swimming in Hawaii!

By |2019-03-14T13:26:49-04:00March 4th, 2019|News|

Mesh Medical Device News Desk, March 4, 2019 ~ Vladae Roytapel is known as the, Russian Dog Wizard, from Newport Beach, California. Voted Best Dog Training Company in 2015, 2015 and 2017 by City Voter, his business is SoCal Dog Training Inc. He is originally from Baku, Azerbaijan, the former [...]

Bard Hernia Cases Moving Forward, Trials in 2020

By |2019-01-30T16:25:31-05:00January 30th, 2019|Legal News|

Mesh Medical Device News Desk, January 30, 2019~ Bard Hernia Cases Moving Forward, Using the lessons of TVM. Bard MDL 2846 (2:18-md-02846) has formed in the Southern District of Ohio, Eastern Division, and is reported to be user-friendly for the law firms involved in this multidistrict litigation (MDL). These product liability [...]

Rand Paul Chooses Shouldice Clinic for Hernia Repair!

By |2019-01-15T10:46:36-05:00January 14th, 2019|Featured|

Mesh News Desk, January 14, 2019 ~ He is not only a member of Congress but a medical doctor. Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) is reportedly having his upcoming hernia surgery performed in Canada at the renowned Shouldice Clinic! Mr. Paul could have his surgery anywhere in the world.  As a [...]

Dr. Shirin Towfigh – Hernia Mesh and Why We Remove It

By |2019-01-16T14:44:47-05:00January 3rd, 2019|News|

Dr. Shirin Towfigh Mesh News Desk is preparing a series of stories on hernia mesh as litigation begins to focus on this polypropylene medical device. It is the same material that has been made into pelvic mesh and caused hundreds of thousands of complications worldwide. Complications are similar [...]

Bruce Rosenberg Column: Hernia Mesh Help Here

By |2018-09-12T01:17:10-04:00August 23rd, 2018|Medical News|

Mesh Medical Device News Desk,  August 23, 2018 ~ As many readers already know, polypropylene (PP) is the plastic polymer component that goes into making up most meshes, whether used in the pelvic region for prolapse and incontinence or used to make hernia mesh.  With one million hernia mesh repairs [...]

Transvaginal and Hernia Mesh Still Used Today – What You Should Ask?

By |2018-06-06T14:11:18-04:00June 5th, 2018|Op-Ed|

Mesh Medical Device News Desk, June 5, 2018 ~ Your editor of Mesh News Desk is hearing from newly mesh-implanted women who are being told the same thing. (Talking points carefully crafted by public relations professionals?)  That is - this is a "New Mesh"  not the same mesh you've heard  [...]

Mesh Lawsuit: Case Updates In Transvaginal & Hernia Mesh Litigation

By |2019-04-19T13:27:02-04:00May 31st, 2018|

Over 100,000 women have filed personal injury lawsuits over complications caused by transvaginal mesh patches. Thousands more men and women are pursuing similar claims against the manufacturers of hernia mesh products. Here at MND, your editor has been chronicling the mesh mess for nearly a decade, bringing readers around the [...]

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