Dr. Jonathan Yunis

Dr. Jonathan Yunis

M.D., F.A.C.S.

Areas of Care:

  • General Surgery
  • Practice Limited to Hernia Surgery and Abdominal Wall Reconstruction
  • Performs over 650 operations annually for hernia repair or abdominal wall reconstruction

Dr. Yunis has a strong interest in revisional hernia surgery – repairing recurrent hernias and surgical eradication of chronic pain from hernia surgery. His experience as a former vascular surgeon has enabled enhanced confidence in managing technically complex surgical procedures. He frequently travels to visit with and observe hernia experts from around the world. A focus on hernia surgery allows Dr Yunis to offer all available techniques for repair.

He has been Board Certified in General Surgery since 1991.


  • Past Chief of Surgery at Sarasota Memorial Hospital in Sarasota , Florida
  • Fellow of The American College of Surgeons
  • Member of The American Hernia Society
  • Member of The Society of Laparoscopic Surgeons
  • Hosts courses in Laparoscopic Inguinal and Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Provider for The National Hernia Network


  • Graduate of Vassar College
  • Graduate of State University of New York at Syracuse Medical School

Practice Website: www.centerforherniarepair.com

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