Tulane On Call Video

Hernia Video

Hernia question and answer session with Dr. Jim Korndorffer


Make an Appointment with the Tulane Hernia Center

For more information or to schedule an appointment with a hernia specialist please contact our Surgery Clinic at (504) 988-5110.

During your initial consultation you will meet with one of our board certified surgeons to review your medical history, conduct an in-depth medical exam, map out the course of treatment, and discuss surgical options if surgery is recommended. Some diagnostic tests may be required.


Our Locations

The Tulane Hernia Center has offices in three convenient locations: the Tulane Family Health Center - Uptown Clinic in New Orleans, Tulane Medical Center in New Orleans and the Tulane Lakeside Clinic in Metairie

Tulane Hernia Center
Tulane Medical Center
1415 Tulane Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70112

Tulane Lakeside Clinic 
4700 S. Interstate 10 Service Rd. W
Metairie, LA 70001

    Tulane Hernia Center
    Tulane Uptown Clinic
    200 Broadway Avenue, Ste. 230 
    New Orleans, LA 70001



Regional and International Patients

Many of our patients travel from regional or international locations; New Orleans is readily accessible by interstate and is home to the Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport

If you are traveling from a distance that will require an overnight stay there are many hotels that are within close proximity to the Tulane Hernia Center. Please note that patients are responsible for making their own travel and accommodation arrangements.  Our Patient Concierge can provide you with a list of nearby hotels, or hotel information can be obtained from the New Orleans Convention and Visitors Bureau website at  Please contact our Surgery Clinic at (504) 988-5110 if you have any questions.

If you are traveling from outside of the United States contact your country’s Bureau of Consular Affairs or the U.S. State Department ( to see if you need to obtain a travel visa. Please make sure to allow time for your request to be processed. Contact the U.S. State Department or your government consulate if you need assistance.

Tulane Hernia Center, New Orleans, LA 70118 504-988-5110