Advancing Hernia Care and Research in Canada.

Resources and Tools for Patients

Answers to Frequently Asked Questions, Mesh Advisory
and preparing for surgery, post-operative care.

Covid-19 Update​

In light of ongoing COVID-19 concerns for all Canadians which may alter our ability to care for patients with hernia issues, the CHS remains committed to our mission to safely look after our populations health.

About the Canadian Hernia Society

The CHS Provides a professional forum for education and research for the advancement of hernia care.

We advocate for continuous improvement of quality patient care through the prevention and treatment of hernias and promotes global collaboration in hernia care.

In addition, we provide support for innovative treatments for abdominal wall abnormalities.

Member Benefits

The Canadian Hernia society offers a variety of benefits to our members. We encourage any surgeon or resident to join who is interested in hernia and abdominal wall reconstruction. Benefits include:

  • Canadian Surgery Forum
  • Hernia Journal
  • Video Library
  • And More …