Suitable Conditions

There are many types of condition that are suitable for day surgery. This list provides a cross-section of examples – it is by no means exhaustive:

Orchidopexy
Circumcision
Inguinal hernia
Femoral hernia
Epigastric hernia
Umbilical hernia
Breast biopsy
Excision gynaecomastia
Microdochectomy
Lateral sphincterotomy
Diathermy warts
Excision anal fistula
Rubber band ligation
Excision anal skin tags
Surgery of varicose veins
Excision lipoma
Limited haemorrhoidectomy
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy
Zadek’s operation toenail
Ingrowing toenail
Excision skin lesions
Revision scar tissue
Pilonidal sinus excision
Central line insertion
Excision hydrocele
Excision epididymal cyst
Laparoscopy
Laparoscopic hernia repair
Vasectomy
Flexible cystoscopy
Bronchoscopy
Laparoscopic sterilisation
Hysteroscopy
Dilatation and curettage
Insertion of coil
TVT
Dental surgery