Surgery and Procedures

Surgery

We perform the following surgeries:

Skin excision of

  • Skin cancer
  • Sebaceous cysts
  • Lipoma or fat lumps
  • Skin tags
  • Persistent warts

Ingrown toenails

Ingrown toenails are a painful and recurrent issue of the outer nail growing into the skin. It causes infection, pain and abnormal tissue to grow in response to the nail. We can provide assistance in removing the problematic nail section under local anaesthetic.

Fungal toenail removal

Fungal growth in your nails are unsightly and unpleasant. It can be extremely difficult to treat the nail with creams and even oral anti fungals. Book an appointment to see if removal of the toenail is right for you.

Ganglion aspiration and steroid injection

Ganglions are fluid sacs arising from the tissue that surround the joint such as ligaments , tendons and joint linings. It occurs commonly around the hands, wrists and feet. Most ganglions resolve after a few months but in some cases, they grow larger and make a big bulge under the skin.  Book an appointment to see if removing fluid and an injection is appropriate for you. 

Implanon insertion and removal 

Keloid injection

Keloids are an overgrowth a scar tissue from a previous wound. Steroid injection is a simple method of managing the size of the keloid scar. 

Procedures

We perform the following procedures:

  • Ear wax removal by flushing or manual removal
  • Iron infusion
  • Cervical screening
  • Skin cancer checks
  • Wound care and dressings
  • Travel vaccinations
  • Children immunisations