A 43-year-old female asked:
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Does a e.n.t dr with 12 yrs experience and an e.n.t with 36 yrs experience really makes a difference in performing my dad's excisional neck biopsy?

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Dr. Louis Cooper
47 years experience in Pediatrics
Not likely: You should let your Dad choose whomever he has confidence in. Hope all goes well.
Answered on Dec 7, 2014

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Do it.: You should follow your physicians advise, if you and your father are having doubts, then get a second opinion.
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