Table 2.

Percentage (n) of Physicians Performing Circumcisions and Their Anesthesia Practice Pattern by Specialty

% (n) Circumcisersa% (n) Anesthesia
Use by Circumcisers2-b
% (n) of DPNB
Use by Anesthetic Users
PEDs (n = 691)35 (242)71 (172)86 (148)
FPs (n = 464)60 (278)56 (156)90 (140)
OBs (n = 623)70 (436)25 (109)77 (84)
Total (n = 1778)54 (956)45 (432)85 (367)
  • a Perform one or more circumcisions per month.

  • F2-b Use any form of anesthesia or analgesia perioperatively.