2 doctors weighed in:

Would I have to be nude during hernia surgery?

2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Joey Bluhm
Surgery
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Usually

The abdomen and site of the hernia have to be exposed to fix the hernia.
The breasts and genital organs can usually remain covered. Feel free to discuss this with your surgeon, anethesiologist, and nurses so that you can feel comfortable knowing that they will protect your dignity to the fullest extent.

In brief: Usually

The abdomen and site of the hernia have to be exposed to fix the hernia.
The breasts and genital organs can usually remain covered. Feel free to discuss this with your surgeon, anethesiologist, and nurses so that you can feel comfortable knowing that they will protect your dignity to the fullest extent.
Dr. Joey Bluhm
Dr. Joey Bluhm
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Mark Pack
Board Certified, Surgery
28 years in practice
3M people helped
Continue
111,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors