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If you are experiencing symptoms of a hernia and looking for the best doctor to get your hernia treated, then you should consult a general practitioner having experience in performing laparoscopic surgeries. Finding the best doctor should be your priority, and you have to do a lot of research for it.

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Dr. M. Senthil Kumar

Dr. M. Senthil Kumar

General Surgeon - 18 Yrs. Exp.
MBBS, MS - General Surgery
Hospital(s): Pristyn Care

Dr. M. Senthil Kumar is an expert and experienced General Surgeon, Proctologist, and Laparoscopic Surgeon with an experience of 18 years, and specialzies in Urology, Proctology, Laparoscopy, and Vascular. He graduated and obtained his MBBS degree from PSGIMR Coimbatore in 2004, and then his postgraduate MS degree from PSGIMR Coimbatore in 2014.Currently, he is practicing at Pristyn Care Clinic in Chennai. He is fluent in English,Hindi and provides compassionate care for all his patients to ensure complete recovery. He has been commended by his patients for his caring nature, hard working attitude, and willingness to be there for them - any time of day and night.He provides treatment for the following - Piles, Fissure, Fistula, Abscess,Pilonidal Sinus, Anal Polyps, Anal Warts, Rectal Prolapse, Toenail, Vascular, Varicose Veins,Thrombosis, Dvt, Diabetic Foot Ulcer, Foot Ulcer, Varicocele, Umbilical Hernia, Inguinal Hernia, Incisional Hernia, Hiatus, Gallstones, Stent Removal, Cyst Removal, Hydrocele, Urethral Stricture, Erectile Dysfunction, Urinary Tract Infection, Urinary Incontinence, Balnitis, Phimosis, Paraphimosis. He is registered in the Indian Medical Registry with the license number 74123. He strives to provide advanced medical care in a comfortable and holistic environment for all patients coming to him for treatment.

Dr. M. Senthil Kumar is an expert and experienced General Surgeon, Proctologist, and Laparoscopic Surgeon with an experience of 18 years, and specialzies in Urology, Proctology, Laparoscopy, and Vascular. He graduated and obtained his MBBS degree from PSGIMR Coimbatore in 2004, and then his postgraduate MS degree from PSGIMR Coimbatore in 2014.Currently, he is practicing at Pristyn Care Clinic in Chennai. He is fluent in English,Hindi and provides compassionate care for all his patients to ensure complete recovery. He has been commended by his patients for his caring nature, hard working attitude, and willingness to be there for them - any time of day and night.He provides treatment for the following - Piles, Fissure, Fistula, Abscess,Pilonidal Sinus, Anal Polyps, Anal Warts, Rectal Prolapse, Toenail, Vascular, Varicose Veins,Thrombosis, Dvt, Diabetic Foot Ulcer, Foot Ulcer, Varicocele, Umbilical Hernia, Inguinal Hernia, Incisional Hernia, Hiatus, Gallstones, Stent Removal, Cyst Removal, Hydrocele, Urethral Stricture, Erectile Dysfunction, Urinary Tract Infection, Urinary Incontinence, Balnitis, Phimosis, Paraphimosis. He is registered in the Indian Medical Registry with the license number 74123. He strives to provide advanced medical care in a comfortable and holistic environment for all patients coming to him for treatment.

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Dr. Kamalakkhannan Chokkalingam

Dr. Kamalakkhannan Chokkalingam

General Surgeon - 11 Yrs. Exp.
MBBS, MS, FMAS, FIAGES, FALS
Hospital(s): Pristyn Care

Dr. Kamalakkhannan Chokkalingam is an expert and experienced General Surgeon, Laparoscopic Surgeon, and Proctologist with an experience of 11 years, and specializes in Urology, Laparoscopy, Proctology, and Vascular.. He graduated and obtained his MBBS degree from VMMC in 2011, and then his postgraduate MS degree from VMMC in 2018.Currently, he is practicing at Pristyn Care Clinic in Chennai. He is fluent in Tamil and English and provides compassionate care for all his patients to ensure complete recovery. He has been commended by his patients for his caring nature, hard working attitude, and willingness to be there for them - any time of day and night.He provides treatment for the following - Piles, Fissure, Fistula, Abscess,Pilonidal Sinus, Anal Polyps, Anal Warts, Rectal Prolapse, Toenail, Urethral Stricture, Erectile Dysfunction, Urinary Tract Infection, Urinary Incontinence, Balnitis, Phimosis, Paraphimosis, Umbilical Hernia, Inguinal Hernia, Incisional Hernia, Hiatus, Gallstones, Bariatrics, Stent Removal, Cyst Removal, Hydrocele, Varicose Veins, Thrombosis, Dvt, Diabetic Foot Ulcer, Foot Ulcer, Varicocele, and several other conditions. He is registered in the Indian Medical Registry with the license number 92737. He strives to provide advanced medical care in a comfortable and holistic environment for all patients coming to him for treatment.

Dr. Kamalakkhannan Chokkalingam is an expert and experienced General Surgeon, Laparoscopic Surgeon, and Proctologist with an experience of 11 years, and specializes in Urology, Laparoscopy, Proctology, and Vascular.. He graduated and obtained his MBBS degree from VMMC in 2011, and then his postgraduate MS degree from VMMC in 2018.Currently, he is practicing at Pristyn Care Clinic in Chennai. He is fluent in Tamil and English and provides compassionate care for all his patients to ensure complete recovery. He has been commended by his patients for his caring nature, hard working attitude, and willingness to be there for them - any time of day and night.He provides treatment for the following - Piles, Fissure, Fistula, Abscess,Pilonidal Sinus, Anal Polyps, Anal Warts, Rectal Prolapse, Toenail, Urethral Stricture, Erectile Dysfunction, Urinary Tract Infection, Urinary Incontinence, Balnitis, Phimosis, Paraphimosis, Umbilical Hernia, Inguinal Hernia, Incisional Hernia, Hiatus, Gallstones, Bariatrics, Stent Removal, Cyst Removal, Hydrocele, Varicose Veins, Thrombosis, Dvt, Diabetic Foot Ulcer, Foot Ulcer, Varicocele, and several other conditions. He is registered in the Indian Medical Registry with the license number 92737. He strives to provide advanced medical care in a comfortable and holistic environment for all patients coming to him for treatment.

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Dr. Lohit Sai K

Dr. Lohit Sai K

General Surgeon - 8 Yrs. Exp.
MBBS, M.S.(Gen. Surgery), DNB (Gen. Surgery), F.MAS, D.MAS, FAIS, FALS, FIAGES
Hospital(s): Pristyn Care

Dr. Lohit Sai K is a General Surgeon, Advanced Laparoscopic Surgeon, Proctologist, a Laser Specialist and a renowned Surgeon in Chennai. He practices at Pristyn Care Clinic, Chennai. He has completed M.B.B.S. from Chengalpattu Medical College in 2014, M.S. (General Surgery) from Kilpaunk Medical College in 2018, Diplomate in National Board (DNB) in 2020. Key Areas of interest of Dr. Lohit Sai K: - Laser Piles Treatment - Laser Fissure Treatment - Laser Fistula Treatment - Laser Pilonidal Sinus Treatment - Laser Varicose Veins Treatment - Laser Hydrocele Treatment - Laser Circumcision Treatment - Laser Varicocele Treatment - Laparoscopic Hernia Repair - Laparoscopic Gallbladder Stones Removal - Laparoscopic Hysterectomy Treatment

Dr. Lohit Sai K is a General Surgeon, Advanced Laparoscopic Surgeon, Proctologist, a Laser Specialist and a renowned Surgeon in Chennai. He practices at Pristyn Care Clinic, Chennai. He has completed M.B.B.S. from Chengalpattu Medical College in 2014, M.S. (General Surgery) from Kilpaunk Medical College in 2018, Diplomate in National Board (DNB) in 2020. Key Areas of interest of Dr. Lohit Sai K: - Laser Piles Treatment - Laser Fissure Treatment - Laser Fistula Treatment - Laser Pilonidal Sinus Treatment - Laser Varicose Veins Treatment - Laser Hydrocele Treatment - Laser Circumcision Treatment - Laser Varicocele Treatment - Laparoscopic Hernia Repair - Laparoscopic Gallbladder Stones Removal - Laparoscopic Hysterectomy Treatment

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Dr. Abilash M

Dr. Abilash M

General Surgeon - 8 Yrs. Exp.
MBBS, MS-General Surgery, FMAS
Hospital(s): Pristyn Care

"Dr. Abilash M is a General Surgeon, Laparoscopic Surgeon, Vascular Surgeon, Proctologist and Laser Specialist in Pristyn Care Clinic, Chennai and has an experience of 8 years as a medical practitioner. Dr. Abilash M practices at Pristyn Care Clinic in Tambaram, Chennai. He completed MBBS from Tirunelveli Government Medical College & Hospital, Tirunelveli in 2013,MS - General Surgery from Rajah Muthiah Medical College and hospital Chidambaram in 2017 and Fellowship in Minimal Access Surgery(FMAS) from Siva Hospital Nagercoil in 2019. Services: Key Areas of interest of Dr. Abilash M - Laser Piles Treatment - Laser Fissure Treatment - Laser Fistula Treatment - Laser Pilonidal Sinus Treatment - Laser Varicose Veins Treatment - Laser Hydrocele Treatment - Laser Circumcision Treatment - Laser Varicocele Treatment - Laparoscopic Hernia Repair - Laparoscopic Gallbladder Stones Removal - Laparoscopic Hysterectomy Treatment"

"Dr. Abilash M is a General Surgeon, Laparoscopic Surgeon, Vascular Surgeon, Proctologist and Laser Specialist in Pristyn Care Clinic, Chennai and has an experience of 8 years as a medical practitioner. Dr. Abilash M practices at Pristyn Care Clinic in Tambaram, Chennai. He completed MBBS from Tirunelveli Government Medical College & Hospital, Tirunelveli in 2013,MS - General Surgery from Rajah Muthiah Medical College and hospital Chidambaram in 2017 and Fellowship in Minimal Access Surgery(FMAS) from Siva Hospital Nagercoil in 2019. Services: Key Areas of interest of Dr. Abilash M - Laser Piles Treatment - Laser Fissure Treatment - Laser Fistula Treatment - Laser Pilonidal Sinus Treatment - Laser Varicose Veins Treatment - Laser Hydrocele Treatment - Laser Circumcision Treatment - Laser Varicocele Treatment - Laparoscopic Hernia Repair - Laparoscopic Gallbladder Stones Removal - Laparoscopic Hysterectomy Treatment"

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Dr Nandhini

Dr Nandhini

General Surgeon - 10 Yrs. Exp.
M.B.B.S., M.S. (GENERAL SURGERY), DNB, Dip (LAP), FIAGES
Hospital(s): Pristyn Care

"Dr. Abilash M is a General Surgeon, Laparoscopic Surgeon, Vascular Surgeon, Proctologist and Laser Specialist in Pristyn Care Clinic, Chennai and has an experience of 8 years as a medical practitioner. Dr. Abilash M practices at Pristyn Care Clinic in Tambaram, Chennai. He completed MBBS from Tirunelveli Government Medical College & Hospital, Tirunelveli in 2013,MS - General Surgery from Rajah Muthiah Medical College and hospital Chidambaram in 2017 and Fellowship in Minimal Access Surgery(FMAS) from Siva Hospital Nagercoil in 2019. Services: Key Areas of interest of Dr. Abilash M - Laser Piles Treatment - Laser Fissure Treatment - Laser Fistula Treatment - Laser Pilonidal Sinus Treatment - Laser Varicose Veins Treatment - Laser Hydrocele Treatment - Laser Circumcision Treatment - Laser Varicocele Treatment - Laparoscopic Hernia Repair - Laparoscopic Gallbladder Stones Removal - Laparoscopic Hysterectomy Treatment"

"Dr. Abilash M is a General Surgeon, Laparoscopic Surgeon, Vascular Surgeon, Proctologist and Laser Specialist in Pristyn Care Clinic, Chennai and has an experience of 8 years as a medical practitioner. Dr. Abilash M practices at Pristyn Care Clinic in Tambaram, Chennai. He completed MBBS from Tirunelveli Government Medical College & Hospital, Tirunelveli in 2013,MS - General Surgery from Rajah Muthiah Medical College and hospital Chidambaram in 2017 and Fellowship in Minimal Access Surgery(FMAS) from Siva Hospital Nagercoil in 2019. Services: Key Areas of interest of Dr. Abilash M - Laser Piles Treatment - Laser Fissure Treatment - Laser Fistula Treatment - Laser Pilonidal Sinus Treatment - Laser Varicose Veins Treatment - Laser Hydrocele Treatment - Laser Circumcision Treatment - Laser Varicocele Treatment - Laparoscopic Hernia Repair - Laparoscopic Gallbladder Stones Removal - Laparoscopic Hysterectomy Treatment"

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Dr. Anand Pandyaraj

Dr. Anand Pandyaraj

General Surgeon - 9 Yrs. Exp.
MBBS, MS- General Surgery
Hospital(s): Pristyn Care

"Dr. Abilash M is a General Surgeon, Laparoscopic Surgeon, Vascular Surgeon, Proctologist and Laser Specialist in Pristyn Care Clinic, Chennai and has an experience of 8 years as a medical practitioner. Dr. Abilash M practices at Pristyn Care Clinic in Tambaram, Chennai. He completed MBBS from Tirunelveli Government Medical College & Hospital, Tirunelveli in 2013,MS - General Surgery from Rajah Muthiah Medical College and hospital Chidambaram in 2017 and Fellowship in Minimal Access Surgery(FMAS) from Siva Hospital Nagercoil in 2019. Services: Key Areas of interest of Dr. Abilash M - Laser Piles Treatment - Laser Fissure Treatment - Laser Fistula Treatment - Laser Pilonidal Sinus Treatment - Laser Varicose Veins Treatment - Laser Hydrocele Treatment - Laser Circumcision Treatment - Laser Varicocele Treatment - Laparoscopic Hernia Repair - Laparoscopic Gallbladder Stones Removal - Laparoscopic Hysterectomy Treatment"

"Dr. Abilash M is a General Surgeon, Laparoscopic Surgeon, Vascular Surgeon, Proctologist and Laser Specialist in Pristyn Care Clinic, Chennai and has an experience of 8 years as a medical practitioner. Dr. Abilash M practices at Pristyn Care Clinic in Tambaram, Chennai. He completed MBBS from Tirunelveli Government Medical College & Hospital, Tirunelveli in 2013,MS - General Surgery from Rajah Muthiah Medical College and hospital Chidambaram in 2017 and Fellowship in Minimal Access Surgery(FMAS) from Siva Hospital Nagercoil in 2019. Services: Key Areas of interest of Dr. Abilash M - Laser Piles Treatment - Laser Fissure Treatment - Laser Fistula Treatment - Laser Pilonidal Sinus Treatment - Laser Varicose Veins Treatment - Laser Hydrocele Treatment - Laser Circumcision Treatment - Laser Varicocele Treatment - Laparoscopic Hernia Repair - Laparoscopic Gallbladder Stones Removal - Laparoscopic Hysterectomy Treatment"

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Dr. Joyner Abraham M

Dr. Joyner Abraham M

General Surgeon - 8 Yrs. Exp.
MBBS, MS, DNB, M.Ch-- General Surgery
Hospital(s): Pristyn Care

"Dr. Abilash M is a General Surgeon, Laparoscopic Surgeon, Vascular Surgeon, Proctologist and Laser Specialist in Pristyn Care Clinic, Chennai and has an experience of 8 years as a medical practitioner. Dr. Abilash M practices at Pristyn Care Clinic in Tambaram, Chennai. He completed MBBS from Tirunelveli Government Medical College & Hospital, Tirunelveli in 2013,MS - General Surgery from Rajah Muthiah Medical College and hospital Chidambaram in 2017 and Fellowship in Minimal Access Surgery(FMAS) from Siva Hospital Nagercoil in 2019. Services: Key Areas of interest of Dr. Abilash M - Laser Piles Treatment - Laser Fissure Treatment - Laser Fistula Treatment - Laser Pilonidal Sinus Treatment - Laser Varicose Veins Treatment - Laser Hydrocele Treatment - Laser Circumcision Treatment - Laser Varicocele Treatment - Laparoscopic Hernia Repair - Laparoscopic Gallbladder Stones Removal - Laparoscopic Hysterectomy Treatment"

"Dr. Abilash M is a General Surgeon, Laparoscopic Surgeon, Vascular Surgeon, Proctologist and Laser Specialist in Pristyn Care Clinic, Chennai and has an experience of 8 years as a medical practitioner. Dr. Abilash M practices at Pristyn Care Clinic in Tambaram, Chennai. He completed MBBS from Tirunelveli Government Medical College & Hospital, Tirunelveli in 2013,MS - General Surgery from Rajah Muthiah Medical College and hospital Chidambaram in 2017 and Fellowship in Minimal Access Surgery(FMAS) from Siva Hospital Nagercoil in 2019. Services: Key Areas of interest of Dr. Abilash M - Laser Piles Treatment - Laser Fissure Treatment - Laser Fistula Treatment - Laser Pilonidal Sinus Treatment - Laser Varicose Veins Treatment - Laser Hydrocele Treatment - Laser Circumcision Treatment - Laser Varicocele Treatment - Laparoscopic Hernia Repair - Laparoscopic Gallbladder Stones Removal - Laparoscopic Hysterectomy Treatment"

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Dr. D Gawtham

Dr. D Gawtham

General Surgeon - 6 Yrs. Exp.
MBBS, MS-General Surgery
Hospital(s): Pristyn Care

"Dr. Abilash M is a General Surgeon, Laparoscopic Surgeon, Vascular Surgeon, Proctologist and Laser Specialist in Pristyn Care Clinic, Chennai and has an experience of 8 years as a medical practitioner. Dr. Abilash M practices at Pristyn Care Clinic in Tambaram, Chennai. He completed MBBS from Tirunelveli Government Medical College & Hospital, Tirunelveli in 2013,MS - General Surgery from Rajah Muthiah Medical College and hospital Chidambaram in 2017 and Fellowship in Minimal Access Surgery(FMAS) from Siva Hospital Nagercoil in 2019. Services: Key Areas of interest of Dr. Abilash M - Laser Piles Treatment - Laser Fissure Treatment - Laser Fistula Treatment - Laser Pilonidal Sinus Treatment - Laser Varicose Veins Treatment - Laser Hydrocele Treatment - Laser Circumcision Treatment - Laser Varicocele Treatment - Laparoscopic Hernia Repair - Laparoscopic Gallbladder Stones Removal - Laparoscopic Hysterectomy Treatment"

"Dr. Abilash M is a General Surgeon, Laparoscopic Surgeon, Vascular Surgeon, Proctologist and Laser Specialist in Pristyn Care Clinic, Chennai and has an experience of 8 years as a medical practitioner. Dr. Abilash M practices at Pristyn Care Clinic in Tambaram, Chennai. He completed MBBS from Tirunelveli Government Medical College & Hospital, Tirunelveli in 2013,MS - General Surgery from Rajah Muthiah Medical College and hospital Chidambaram in 2017 and Fellowship in Minimal Access Surgery(FMAS) from Siva Hospital Nagercoil in 2019. Services: Key Areas of interest of Dr. Abilash M - Laser Piles Treatment - Laser Fissure Treatment - Laser Fistula Treatment - Laser Pilonidal Sinus Treatment - Laser Varicose Veins Treatment - Laser Hydrocele Treatment - Laser Circumcision Treatment - Laser Varicocele Treatment - Laparoscopic Hernia Repair - Laparoscopic Gallbladder Stones Removal - Laparoscopic Hysterectomy Treatment"

Here are some factors you should consider when choosing a doctor for hernia repair treatment in [city_name].

Doctor's Certifications

Before finalizing the surgeon for the procedure, make sure that the surgeon is fully certified. Listed below are a few certificates that a laparoscopic surgeon must possess before proceeding with hernia repair surgery.

  • Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS)
  • MS in General Surgery
  • Specialization in laparoscopic surgeries
  • Certified by a specific board

Skills and Experience of the Surgeon

It is one of the most important factors to consider when selecting a surgeon for surgery. You should thoroughly research the skills and experience of the surgeon. Before the procedure, make sure to ask all the questions you have in your mind about the treatment, the doctor's experience, and the qualifications to be assured that you are in safe hands.

Also, research and check the doctor's track record of success in this type of surgery. By doing so, you can be confident enough that you will get the best quality treatment from a skilled surgeon.

Reviews of Former Patients about the Surgeon

Trusting your surgeon is crucial as a patient, and knowing the surgeon's credibility will give you peace of mind. For this, you can check the online reviews by former patients of the surgeon who have had the same treatment by the surgeon you are going to choose. You can directly ask your family or friends to give you a reference if they have any good laparoscopic surgeons in their known.

Reputation of the hospital

It is a good idea to check the hospital's rating in terms of quality, with which the surgeon is affiliated, before seeking medical treatment. It gives you an assurance that the surgeon is well-qualified and associated with one of the best hospitals.

Hospitals that have been awarded or accredited are likely to have doctors with the same reputation. There is a general rule that a good hospital has a good medical staff.

Ask Questions

As a last step before finalizing a doctor, make sure you have gathered all the information about the doctor and the treatment.

Here are some important questions you can ask the laparoscopic surgeon to win the trust and proceed with the treatment.

  • Have you specialized in laparoscopic surgeries?
  • What experience do you have in performing laparoscopic surgeries?
  • What does your hernia repair procedure typically involve?
  • What happens during the recovery period?
  • Are there any potential risks or complications?
  • How long does the procedure last?
  • What type of anesthesia will be used?
  • What kind of follow-up care is necessary after hernia repair surgery?
  • Do you have experience dealing with any complications that may arise during the procedure?
  • Are there any possible side effects of hernia repair surgery?

By asking the right questions before the surgery, you can have peace of mind and trust in your surgeon.

When should you see a laparoscopic surgeon for hernia treatment in [city_name]?

A hernia won't automatically heal, even if it stops bulging in a particular condition. Delaying treatment can have serious consequences because there are no warning signs associated with it. The complications could develop suddenly, necessitating an urgent medical situation for the patient.

A strangulated/incarcerated hernia may occur if there is a noticeable bulge or protrusion and there are accompanying symptoms of nausea, vomiting, fever, chills, or inability to have a regular bowel movement. In this case, you should seek medical attention right away.

Best Hernia Treatment in [city_name]

The treatment for a hernia depends on its size, location, and severity. In general, the best treatment for a hernia is surgery. The most common surgical technique for a hernia repair is called herniorrhaphy. This involves making an incision at the site of the hernia and pushing the protruding tissue back into the abdominal cavity. The weakened muscle wall is then reinforced with stitches, mesh, or other materials to prevent the hernia from recurring.

There are two main types of hernia repair surgeries: open surgery and laparoscopic surgery.

  1. Open surgery is the traditional approach, where the surgeon makes a large incision and repairs the hernia directly.
  2. Laparoscopic surgery, on the other hand, is a minimally invasive approach where the surgeon makes several small incisions and uses a tiny camera and specialized surgical instruments to repair the hernia.

In some cases, a watchful waiting approach may be taken, particularly if the hernia is small and not causing any symptoms. However, it's important to note that hernias will not heal on their own and will require surgery at some point to prevent complications.

In conclusion, the best treatment for a hernia is surgery, which can provide long-lasting relief from symptoms and prevent the hernia from recurring. It's important to consult with a healthcare provider to determine the best course of treatment for your specific situation.

FAQs Around Hernia Specialists

Which is the best doctor for hernia treatment?

A general physician can also diagnose a hernia and may refer you to a general surgeon who is specialized in performing laparoscopic surgeries.

What is the best treatment for hernia?

Hernias will not go away with time, nor can they be treated with exercises or medication. Surgery is the only treatment to repair a hernia.

Is hernia repair surgery painful?

Surgery is usually not painful as it is performed under the influence of general anesthesia. You will likely feel sore and uncomfortable after hernia surgery while the incision site heals. While some people experience pain a month or more after hernia surgery, most people feel better in a couple of weeks.

What is the consultation charge of a laparoscopic surgeon in [city_name]?

The average consultation fee of a laparoscopic surgeon in [city_name] is around Rs. 500 to Rs. 1,500.

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