What type of a doctor do I see for a hernia bulging about the size of a quarter above belly button?
- LindaLv 78 months ago
You will first need to be seen by your GP who will recommend you to be seen by a gastroenterologist if they deem it necessary.
- mtwaitesLv 78 months ago
A general surgeon will be able to help you with this problem. Sometimes a gastroenterologist, or a regular doctor and reduce your hernia, but if it is a very large hernia or a chance of strangulation, you should consult with a general surgeon. Please talk with your general practitioner to get a referral to see one.
- PearlLv 78 months ago
i would see your primary care doctor, you'll need him to refer you to someone else anyways
- Anonymous8 months ago
Just see your PCP. He will then refer you to someone
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- JoeLv 48 months ago
Your primary care doctor.
- 8 months ago
My dad had this. Just a primary care doctor will do. They refer you to a surgeon to get it fixed. Family care doctor
- Simpson G.Lv 78 months ago
You see your primary care doctor and he will refer you, likely to a general surgeon.