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Rand Paul Chooses Shouldice Clinic for Hernia Repair!

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 [...]

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

Dr. Bendavid Hernia Researcher Tells Parliament Adverse Events are Underreported

Dr. Robert Bendavid, Shouldice Clinic, Toronto Mesh Medical Device News Desk, October 26, 2017 ~ Dr. Robert Bendavid, of Shouldice Hospital in Toronto, researches hernia repair with polypropylene mesh and studies both mesh and non-mesh repairs and the adverse outcomes. Because he is so involved in offering research [...]

By |2017-10-26T23:04:31-04:00October 26th, 2017|Your Turn|0 Comments

Hernia Mesh: The Debate and the History

Dr. Robert Bendavid, Shouldice Clinic, Toronto In this excellent article by General Surgery News (here)  the history of hernia mesh as well as the present day debate is laid out despite the fact that it is linked to chronic pain, mesh erosion into adjacent tissues or organs, infection [...]

By |2014-10-28T13:37:03-04:00October 28th, 2014|Medical News|2 Comments