First, let me say, I live in St. Louis, and have been to kentucky Lake,,it is beautiful there.
About your consultation, Dr. Waner will examine you and may have other phyiscians with him to also evaluate. he will put you at ease right from the start. he is a gentle, kind man, filled with compassion for his patients. He will explain to you in detail, what he would do for your individula case,.
I took my 15 year old daughter to him, as a "last resort" as well, and he performed a surgical procedure on her. She is satisfied and we have stopped all further treatments until a later date,,(if she requests it)