Dr. Colum Gavin runs a minor surgery clinic each week where he treats a wide variety of skin and joint problems.
- Insertion and removal of Implants – Implanon (contraception), Vantas (treatment of prostate cancer).
- Procedures include: removal of skin cancers, moles, skin tags, skin biopsies. Cryotherapy of warts/verrucae/pre-cancer skin changes(AK)
- Removal of cysts, lipoma, ingrown toe nails.
- Joint Injections – procedure is covered by private health insurance and GMS. A facility fee will be charged to all patients.
These services are available to patients from other medical practices – GP referral letter required.
We are pleased to advise that within our practice, Dr. Colum Gavin is Skin Cancer College Accreditted. This means that he has successfully completed high level training with the Skin Cancer College, Australasia and has proven skills and knowledge in the diagnosis and management of skin cancer.