How long it takes to recover from hernia operation depends on the type of surgery performed; open surgery recovery time takes one to two weeks, while recovery time for laparoscopic surgery takes a week or less, says Drug... More »

A patient may be able to return to work anywhere from one to eight weeks following hernia surgery, depending on his job. The more physically demanding the work, the longer the wait, according to Ethicon. More »

The recovery period for a hernia operation is about three weeks for open surgery and about four days for laproscopic surgery, according to WebMD and Rhode Island Hospital. The majority of patients return home on the same... More »

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The recovery time for laparoscopic surgery varies depending on the type of anesthesia used, the patient's physical reaction to the operation, and the patient's overall physical condition, according to Healthline. Doctors... More »

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The recovery period for hiatal hernia surgery is two to three weeks with laparoscopic surgery and four to six weeks with open surgery, according to Aria Health. Patients who go through the laparoscopic surgery normally s... More »

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The recovery period for a hernia operation is about three weeks for open surgery and about four days for laproscopic surgery, according to WebMD and Rhode Island Hospital. The majority of patients return home on the same... More »

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Patients who undergo laparoscopic hernia surgery can expect a one to two week recovery time, while those who undergo an open procedure can expect a three week recovery time, states WebMD. Not all hernias require surgery,... More »