Educating Residents

24 hours with Dr. Towfigh, Surgical Educator & Mentor

Educating Patients

This is the world’s most up-to-date patient discussion board on everything hernia, led by expert hernia surgeons.

Read or search through postings that patients pose about their groin pain, abdominal hernia, surgical recovery, and complications. Top hernia expert surgeons answer patients and we also help patients find an expert near them to seek help.

Educating Surgeons

Upcoming Conferences & Courses

You can find Dr. Towfigh as invited speaker:

Mar 22-25, 2017—Society for American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons, Houston, TX.

Mar 8-11, 2017—American Hernia Society, Cancun, Mexico.

Feb 17-20, 2017—Pacific Coast Surgical Association, Indian Wells, CA.

Feb 2-4, 2017—Abdominal Wall Reconstruction Summit, Park City, UT.

Jan 22-24, 2017—Southern California Chapter of the American College of Surgeons, Santa Barbara, CA.

November 4-6, 2016—Western Surgical Association, Coronado, CA.

October 16-19, 2016—Clinical Congress of the American College of Surgeons, Washington, D.C.

Oct 13-15, 2016—International Pelvic Pain Society, Chicago, IL.

Mar 16-19, 2016—Society for American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons, Boston, MA.

Mar 29-Apr 2, 2016—American Hernia Society, Washington, D.C.

Jan 15-17, 2016—Southern California Chapter of the American College of Surgeons, Santa Barbara, CA.

Oct 23-24, 2015—Advances in Robotic Hernia Surgery Course, Cleveland, OH

Oct 9-11, 2015—Academy of Persian-American Physicians, Ojai, CA.

Oct 4-9—Clinical Congress, American College of Surgeons, Chicago, IL.

Aug 2-3, 2015—Society for American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons, Annapolis, MD.

May 2-6, 2015—American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology, San Francisco, CA.

Apr 25-29, 2015—World Conference on Abdominal Wall Hernia Surgery, Milan, Italy.

Mar 26-29, 2015—Global Symposium on Robotic-Assisted and Minimally Invasive Hernia Repair, New York, NY.