Edgar J. Schoen, MD. Clinical Professor of Pediatrics. “Risk and Complications of Circumcision”. Opposing Views – Circumcision deniers have used anecdotes, testimonials, myths, and media and Internet sound bites in attempting to deny, disparage or ignore the rapidly accumulating scientific evidence published in peer review medical journals. As the data showing proof of circumcision advantages have become overwhelming and undeniable, the actions of the anti-circumcision groups have become less credible and more desperate.