Welcome to the Hernia Center of Shelton, CT.
We provide state-of-the-art, minimally invasive surgeries that deliver superior results.
AMI Hernia & Reflux Center of Connecticut provides expert surgical care in a comfortable, modern environment. Rather than the impersonal quality of a hospital, you will experience a level of care, expertise and service to help achieve a best-case outcome.
The Hernia Center is led by Dr. James Bonheur, a board-certified surgeon and fellow of the American College of Surgeons and International College of Surgeons. Our surgeons apply leading-edge techniques and technology to achieve subtle yet effective results.
HOW DO I KNOW IF I HAVE HERNIA?
There are different types of hernias, and symptoms vary. It’s best to contact The Hernia Center for a consultation. Pain may come and go, but often worsens over time – so don’t delay contacting us!
A bulge under the skin in the abdomen or groin
A bulge that comes and goes depending on whether you’re standing or lying down, lifting a heavy object or coughing
Pain associated with physical exertion with/without a bulge that can be dull to severe
A heavy feeling in the abdomen, sometimes accompanied by constipation or blood in the stool
Redness and tenderness in the area of the bulge