General surgery

General surgery focuses on the abdominal organs, from the intestines, small bowel and colon through to pancreas, gall bladder and more. Our consultants all specialise in their own areas, from colorectal surgery to upper gastro intestinal surgery.

Procedures offered include:

  • Gall bladder removal (laparascopic cholecystectomy)
  • Stomach examination (gastroscopy, also known as Endoscopy)
  • Hernia repair – groin (inguinal) – laparoscopic
  • Joint pain relief – injection treatment under xray control
  • Osteoarthritis – injection treatment under xray control
  • Joint pain injections
  • Back pain – dorsal root block
  • Back pain – facet or sacroiliac Joint Injection (s) into 1-2 joints
  • Back pain – facet or sacroiliac Joint Injection (s) into 3-4 joints
  • Back pain – facet or sacroiliac Joint Injection (s) into 5-6 joints
  • Deactivation of trigger Points
  • Back pain – paravertebral block
  • Back pain – lower back epidural injection
  • Varicose vein treatment (VNUS – both legs)
  • Local anaesthetic blockade of named major nerve or plexus
  • Repair recurrent epigastric hernia
  • Laparoscopic nephrectomy
  • Gastroscopy
  • Treatment of haemorrhoids
Find out more

To enquire about our services or to make an appointment call us on (03033) 302956 or make an online enquiry

Who will perform this procedure?

Mr Rajesh Vijh

Consultant breast and general surgeon at Scunthorpe and Grimsby hospitals.

Mr Syed Muzzafer Ahmad

Consultant general and colorectal surgeon at Scunthorpe hospital.

Where can I have this procedure performed?

Scunthorpe General Hospital

A wide range or medical, surgical and diagnostic procedures are available at Scunthorpe hospital. You can also have your clinic consultation for cosmetic procedures here.

Diana, Princess of Wales Hospital

A wide range of medical, surgical and diagnostic procedures are available at the hospital which is based in Grimsby. You can also have your clinic consultation for cosmetic procedures here.

How much does it cost?

Guide price for Repair of hernia £1317
Guide price for Flexible Sidmoidoscopy £400
Guide price for Colonoscopy £1380

Quality of care

From the moment we receive your request for a consultation through to the completion of your treatment we offer the highest standards of care.

Affordability

We offer a high quality service at competitive prices. As we work out of NHS hospitals we are able to offer procedures that are more affordable than our competitors

FAQ

From 'what's included in the price' to 'how to pay' see some of the questions asked by our patients and the answers.