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Hernia Repair - looking for MD in NY who does local anesthesia

I want a repair of inguinal hernia with local only. Anyone know an MD who does them. Long Island/NYC area. Thanks.
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replied February 17th, 2012
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I would not focus on the type of anesthesia but try to locate a hernia specialist closest to you, not a general surgeon.

good mesh doctor in Philly area - Goodyear
non-mesh - Canada, in Toronto

But do your research before choosing.
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