Hiatal Hernia (cont.)
IN THIS ARTICLE
Medical Treatment for Hiatal Hernia
Hiatal Hernia Follow-up
Hiatal Hernia Prevention
Hiatal Hernia Outlook
If treated appropriately and lifestyle changes are made, you can minimize the effects of a hiatal hernia. If left untreated, complications can arise such as a strangulated hiatal hernia.
Medically reviewed by John A. Daller, MD; American Board of Surgery with subspecialty certification in surgical critical care
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 12/17/2015
P John Simic, MD, FAAEM
Scott H Plantz, MD, FAAEM
Francisco Talavera, PharmD, PhD
Ron Fuerst, MD
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