A paediatric surgeon also conducts pre-operative examinations and preparations, and follows up on the patient's progress as part of the post-surgical care. Their expertise include treating a wide range of common conditions including undescended testes, circumcision and hernia.
A surgical removal of the foreskin that covers the head (or glans) of the penis. The procedure is fairly common for newborn boys, not only for religious ritual or family tradition, but also a matter of personal hygiene or preventive health care.
A condition where there is a tear in the muscle or tissue that causes some of the internal organs to protrude. Certain activities like bending over or lifting heavy objects can aggravate the condition.
A surgery to move an undescended testes; a condition in which a baby boy’s testes has not moved down into their proper place in the scrotum.
Neonatal tongue tie related surgery
Tongue tie is a condition present at birth that restricts the tongue’s range of motion. Tongue tie division is a quick, simple and painless procedure that involves cutting of the lingual frenulum (the short, tight piece of skin connecting the underside of the tongue to the bottom of the mouth).
Removal of lumps and bumps
A minor procedure in children to remove any existing lumps and bumps to prevent continual growth or infection.