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teeth removed/peg tube/mediport/ can it be done at same time?

victor53's picture
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Joined: Apr 2008

can the oral surgeon and the surgeon whos putting in my peg tube and mediport work together so i only have to be knocked out once?
Thank you Victor Brown

BugHunter's picture
Posts: 152
Joined: Oct 2007

I would think your oral surgeon would be able to insert the PEG tube. Just call them and ask, worst they can say is no!

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