- We provide a minor surgery service to our patients to cater for a wide variety of skin and joint problems.
- Many of the procedures are covered by VHI/Quinn/Aviva/Layla Health Insurances.
- Medical Card Holders should note that some procedures are not covered and may incur a fee.
Removal of moles or skin biopsies
This is a rapid effective and minimally painful method for removal of specific skin lesions such as verrucas, warts , genital warts and early skin cancers.
Liquid Nitrogen at - 196º C is applied for 5-15 seconds, through a small bore using a specialised spray gun.
The procedure may need to be repeated for a specified treatment regimen depending on the nature of the lesion.
This is a simple effective and painless method of removal of skin lesions, especially elevated lesions such as Skin Tags.
The procedure involves the use of local anaesthesia and a white hot cutting instrument.
Joint Injections and Aspirations:
Joint and tendon injections are available following doctor consultation.
Injections most often involves use of steroid and anaesthetic in varying joints and tendons for a wide range of conditions.
Medical Card Holders should be aware that this service is not covered and does incur a fee (See Fees).
Please contact our reception staff for further information and to arrange an appointment.
Mirena Coil and Implanon Insertion
Please see Womens Health