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Posted on Tue, 31 May 2016 in Lump
Question: I have severe hemorrhoids what kind of a doctor should I look for, or service I live in Toronto Canada
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Answered by Dr. T Chandrakant 53 minutes later
Brief Answer:
General Surgeon

Detailed Answer:
Hi.
Thanks for your query.
To recapitulate: Female/77 - have hemorrhoids - were frozen with 50% relief - fine for 5/7 years - now have severe hemorrhoids ...Wants to know which Doctor to see or service to look for in Toronto, Canada.
You should see a General Surgeon or a Proctologist (who deals exclusively in this area).
He shall on proper clinical evaluation and per-rectal examination - scopy can tell the exact problems, its grades/severity and the best mode of treatment as per the findings to suit you the most.

I hope this answers your query.
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