MINOR SURGERIES TYPE
Northmead Medical Centre performs various minor procedures by using cryotherapy, radiofrequency and excision. Examples of minor procedures include
removal of a foreign body from the skin
ingrown toenail removal
skin tag removal
sebaceous cyst removal
implanon insertions and removals
seborrheic keratosis removal
All procedures are undertaken with hospital standard attention to equipment, sterilisation practices and protocols. Your doctor will take great care in explaining the character of your procedure and any follow-on treatment required.
it can be used in the treatment of many musculoskeletal injuries including that of tendons, muscles and joints. Typically 2 or more injections are required, separated by 4-6 weeks apart. This may vary dependant on your injury.
Often the medial or lateral nail edge of an incurved toenail may press into the nail sulcus without actual skin penetration leads to the formation of a painful hyperkeratotic lesion the nail plate penetrate through the thin skin of the nail sulcus, infection and hypergranulation tissue
a small flap of tissue that hangs off the skin by a connecting stalk. They are usually found on the neck, chest, back, armpits, under the breasts, or in the groin area.
benign Its colour can range from white to brown or black raised areas. It often appear on s chest, arms, back, or other areas.
small lumps that arise within the skin on the face, upper back and upper chest. It can form when the opening to a sebaceous gland becomes blocked. The oily substance called sebum continues to be produced but cannot escape to the outer skin surface. Inflamed cysts usually are treated by draining the fluid and removing the shell that make up the cyst wall.
it caused by a virus called human papillomavirus (HPV). spread to other parts of the body and to other people by contact. Genital warts are linked to cervical, anal, and other types of cancer.