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Conditions We Treat

The scope of Paediatric surgery includes a wide range of general surgical and urology conditions in children. Our surgeon is well-equipped to manage patients on an emergency and elective basis.

 

The list below is not exhaustive. If you do not find your child’s condition in this list, please drop us an enquiry and we will let you know if we are able manage his/her condition. If your child’s problem is not within the scope of our practice, we will be happy to redirect you to an appropriate healthcare provider.

Even the smallest person can change the course of history.

J.R.R. Tolkien

General Paediatric Surgery

Skin Conditions

Head and Neck

Chest

  • Diaphragmatic hernia/eventration

  • Congenital lung conditions – CPAM, sequestration, lobar emphysema

  • Bronchogenic cyst

  • Pneumothorax

 

Abdomen

  • Inguinal hernia

  • Umbilical hernia and other umbilical conditions

  • Abdominal wall defects

  • Appendicitis

  • Meckel’s diverticulum

  • Gastrointestinal bleeding

  • Ingested foreign bodies

  • Oesophageal atresia and trachea-oesophageal fistula

  • Gastro-oesophageal reflux disease (GERD) requiring surgery

  • Feeding difficulties requiring Gastrostomy/PEG insertion

  • Intestinal obstruction

  • Duodenal/Intestinal atresia

  • Intestinal malrotation

  • Pyloric stenosis

  • Abdominal pain

  • Constipation

  • Anorectal malformations

  • Hirschsprung’s disease

  • Anal fissure

  • Perianal fistula

  • Choledochal cyst

  • Gallstones

  • Splenomegaly/splenic cysts

  • Ovarian cysts

  • Ovarian torsion

 

Childhood Tumours

  • Sacrococcygeal teratoma

  • Ovarian tumours in children

  • Testicular tumours

  • Hepatic tumours

  • Renal tumours

  • Adrenal tumours

  • Insertion and removal of port-a-cath/Hickman lines

  • Vascular malformations

Paediatric Urology

  • Phimosis, penile infections (balanitis)

  • Hydrocoele

  • Hypospadias

  • Undescended/absent testes

  • Testicular pain

  • Testicular torsion

  • Varicocoele

  • Urinary tract infections

  • Vesico-ureteric reflux (VUR)

  • Pelvi-ureteric junction obstruction (PUJO)

  • Patent urachus

  • Voiding dysfunction

Paediatric Surgery

Others

  • Congenital diaphragmatic hernia

  • Congenital lung lesions

  • Suspected oesophageal or duodenal atresia

  • Suspected bowel lesions

  • Antenatal hydronephrosis

  • Abdominal wall defects

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