Comprehensive list of Dr Ray Yong's patient services

General Surgery & Surgical Oncology

Laparosopic cholecystectomy +/- intra operative cholangiogram



Very common gallstone procedure

 

Inguinal, Femoral, Umbilical, Spigelian and Incisional Hernia repair

Gastroscopy

H.pylori testing

Coeliac disease testing

Oesophageal dilatation

Colonoscopy

Polypectomy

EMR (endoscopic mucosal resection)

Rubber band ligation haemorrhoids

Varicose vein surgery

 

Vasectomy

 

Circumcision

 

Lipoma, sebaceous cyst and other skin lesions excision

Resection of ingrown toenails

Lymph node biopsy

 

When suspicious palpable lymph nodes are present but FNA is non diagnostic. Lymphoma is suspected and entire lymph node needs to be sent for flow cytometry

 

Bowel resection for malignancy

     

Haemorrhoidectomy and excision of anal skin tags and warts

 

Lateral Sphincterectomy for anal fissure

 

Sural nerve Biopsy

 

Muscle Biopsy          

 

Breast Surgery

​​Comprehensive triple assessment and thorough physical examination for all breast lumps

 

May require targeted Breast Ultrasound, Mammograms and Ultrasound guided or Stereotactic Biopsy.

     

Patient education, Counselling and Support

     

BRCA 1 and 2 genetic testing

     

Only in the appropriate circumstances

Not all patients with breast cancer require genetic testing

 

Modern Breast Surgical Techniques

 

Therapeutic mammoplasty

Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy

 

Infusaport insertion for chemotherapy

 

Endocrine Surgery

Total thyroidectomy/

Hemithyroidectomy

Indicated when large goitres (growth of thyroid) compress on the windpipe or food pipe causing difficulties in breathing or swallowing

Parathyroidectomy

         

Indicated when hypercalcemia (high calcium levels) occurs due to parathyroid adenomas (benign growth of parathyroid glands)

Dr Ray Yong  

Breast, Endocrine and General Surgeon

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