International quality

We aim to ensure national and international quality in hernia surgery

Stay in touch

We participate in and organise regular surgical meetings and workshops

Our obligation to our patients

To provide an unbiased, objective source of information for patients

Welcome to the website of the British Hernia Society

The British Hernia Society is Speciality Association of the ASGBI and provides leadership with regard to hernia surgery both nationally and internationally. We are involved with  training, keeping surgeons up to date with latest hernia guidelines, and the development of robust outcome assessment for hernia surgery .

We also aim to act as an authoritative unbiased resource of hernia information for surgeons, GPs, other healthcare professionals and patients.  If there is any hernia related information that you cannot find on the site please contact us.

  • Membership is free

    The benefits of membership include:

    • Busy surgeon - keep up to date with the latest guidelines and quality publications on hernia surgery.
    • Access to online learning.
    • Have your say in outcomes assessment.