This excerpt taken from the CNMD 10-K filed Mar 10, 2006.
CONSENT OF INDEPENDENT REGISTERED PUBLIC ACCOUNTING FIRM
We hereby consent to the incorporation by reference in the Registration Statements on Form S-8 (Nos. 33-58119, 333-48693, 333-74497, 333-78987, 333-90444 and 333-124202) and Form S-3 (No. 333-122364) of CONMED Corporation of our report dated March 10, 2006 relating to the financial statements, financial statement schedule, managements assessment of the effectiveness of internal control over financial reporting and the effectiveness of internal control over financial reporting, which appears in this Form 10-K.
Syracuse, New York