Treatment Room

The GSSC has a specialised treatment room to support the services from a number of our specialists. The treatment room is currently equipped to support minor procedures that include:

  • Vasectomy (Local Anaesthetic)
  • Haemorroid banding
  • Anal Skin tag removal
  • Excisions of Lesions
  • Excision of Ganglion
  • Carpal Tunnel release
  • Release of Trigger Finger
  • Punch Biopsy
  • Temporal Artery Biopsy
  • Needle free Injection System
  • Capsule Endoscopy

 

Fees

The various procedures that are performed in the Treatment Room will incur a facility fee to cover the cost of the use of the room and some consumable items. Additional Specialised consumables and equipment may incur an additional fee.

This fee is payable on the day of the procedure.  There is no Medicare rebate for these charges.

 

Practice Nurse

Pre-operative Support: Our practice nurse assists our patients in their lead up to scope procedures, will contact you prior to your scope procedure and provide guidance and support in dietary and bowel preparation requirements in the lead up to your procedure day

Treatment Room Procedures: Many of the procedures done are supported by our practice nurse if required.

Post Operative Care : Our post operative care also includes removal of stitches and standard wound management. Ongoing wound care by both nurse and/or Specialists will incur an additional fee.