What Should I Wear After Hernia Surgery?

As a trusted plastic and reconstructive surgeon, Dr. Dumanian is always more than happy to answer his patients’ questions. One of the most asked-about aspects of hernia surgery, abdominoplasty and other abdominal surgeries is the recovery period, including what patients should wear. Following their abdominal procedure, most patients find it beneficial to wear a compression…Read More…

How Hernias are Repaired

Although most hernias begin as a benign issue, they can become bigger and more painful over time. Once a hernia has developed, it will not resolve on its own and must be treated by a specialized expert like Dr. Dumanian. Because hernias are common and many patients come into Dr. Dumanian’s practice seeking hernia repair,…Read More…

1st World Congress in Hernia Surgery, Milan, Italy, April 2015

Dr. Dumanian will have three presentations at the world meeting in Hernia Surgery in Milan, Italy.  He will present his research using a mesh suture for laparotomy closures, he will present his aesthetic surgery abdominoplasties with mesh, and finally he will recount his experience using MOTIF mesh in contaminated ventral hernia repairs.

Winter Beauty Tips

Are the harsh effects of winter putting a crimp in your regular beauty routine? Freezing temperatures, biting winds and the dry furnace are damaging to the skin and hair especially. It’s normal to feel a bit lackluster about the way you look while fighting the bitter winter conditions. Chicago plastic surgeon Gregory Dumanian offers a…Read More…

The Importance of Choosing a Certified Plastic Surgeon

Much of the success of your plastic surgery depends on the surgeon you select to perform it. As a conscientious patient, it is your responsibility to do your due diligence and select a trained and skilled plastic surgeon. Unfortunately, nowadays it is not safe to assume that just because a physician advertises plastic surgery procedures,…Read More…