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Appointments

 

Tulane On Call Video

Hernia Video

Hernia question and answer session with Dr. Jim Korndorffer

 


Why Tulane Hernia Center?

 
  • A nationally recognized leader in the diagnosis and repair of adult and pediatric hernias.

  • We specialize in the repair of all types of hernias. 

  • Each patient completes a comprehensive evaluation with a board-certified surgeon to determine the treatment option that is best for them in order to avoid a recurrent hernia or future complications.
  • Our goal is to ensure the most effective result with the least discomfort, and a quick return to everyday activities.

  • We are a team of Hernia Surgeons and Plastic Surgeons with broad experience in hernia repair and abdominal wall reconstruction.

 


Our Surgeons

James Brown, MD, FACS
American Board of Surgery certification

Abigail Chaffin, MD, FACS
American Board of Surgery certification
American Board of Plastic Surgery certification

Steven Jones, MD, FACS
American Board of Surgery certification

James Korndorffer, MD, FACS
American Board of Surgery certification

Clifton McGinness, MD, FACS
American Board of Surgery certification

Peter Meade, MD, MPH, FACS
American Board of Surgery certification

Rebecca Schroll, MD
American Board of Surgery certification

Douglas P. Slakey, MD, MPH, FACS
American Board of Surgery certification


Rodney Steiner, MD, FACS

American Board of Surgery certification with special qualifications in Pediatric Surgery

 

Tulane Hernia Center, New Orleans, LA 70118 504-988-5110 surgery@tulane.edu