Mailbag: Hernia and Vasectomy Surgery

Question:

My boyfriend is interested in a vasectomy. Will Dr Chopp be able to repair 2 hernias as well when he is under?

Courtney

Answered by Dr. Richard Chopp

Dr. Richard ChoppThese would have to be 2 separate procedures. Hernia repair would be done by a general surgeon and under anesthesia and vasectomy is done with only a local anesthesia here in our office.

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