Surgical Services

ONYX provides a wide range of Surgical Services

Patient Groups


below 18 years of age


Pregnant women

(fetuses with surgical problems on antenatal scan)

Antenatal Counselling

Range of Services

This is not an exhausative list for the surgical services

Day Care Surgery eg. Pain-free Circumcision; surgery for inguinal hernia/ hydrocele/ undescended testis; umbilical hernia repair; tongue tie release; excision of lumps & bumps etc.

General paediatric surgery eg. emergency care of paediatric injuries/ burns; endoscopies for foreign body ingestion; appendicectomy; surgery for intussusception; surgery for gastroesophageal reflux etc.

Paediatric urology eg. surgery for various penile anomalies e.g. hypospadias, scrotal inversion; surgery for varicocele; cystoscopic procedures; vesicoureteric reflux surgery; surgery for posterior urethral valves; surgery for PUJ obstruction etc.

Paediatric gastrointestinal/ hepatobiliary surgery eg. gut endoscopies; surgery for biliary atresia/ choledochal cyst etc.

Corrective surgery for congenital deformities eg. cleft lip/palate repair; surgery for Hirschsprung disease; surgery for imperforate hymen, etc.

Neonatal surgery eg. surgery for anorectal malformation;surgery for hypertrophic pyloric stenosis; surgery for labial adhesion etc. Prenatal counselling is strongly recommended.

Paediatric surgical oncology eg. benign tumours say lymphangioma/haemangioma/teratoma; malignant tumours of abdomen/ sex organs etc.

Featured Services

Common surgical conditions ONYX would treat include:

This is not an exhausative list for the surgical services

ONYX is ready to help when your child needs urgent care!

For examples:

  • Skin/subcutaneous conditions
  • Abscess/ soft tissue infection
  • Accidental wounds/ bites
  • Burns/ Scalds
  • Intestinal conditions
  • Foreign body ingestion
  • Appendicitis
  • Intussusception
  • Rectal prolapse
  • Hernias
  • Incarcerated/ strangulated Inguinal hernia
  • Penis
  • Posthitis/ Balanitis
  • Paraphimosis
  • Testis
  • Acute testicular pain/ testicular torsion

ONYX is experienced in doing keyhole operations for your child if needed and if appropriate as Laparoscopy is not for Every Child or for Every Condition.

Commonest examples:

  • Laparoscopic Inguinal Hernia Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Appendicectomy
  • Laparoscopic Reduction of Intussusception
  • Laparoscopic-assisted orchidopexy for Undescended testis
  • Laparoscopic varicocele


ONYX is experienced to treat children including newborns having tongue ties & associated problems,


  • Tongue tie
  • Upper Lip tie
  • Breastfeeding problems
  • Speech problems

ONYX is experienced to treat a diverse variety of penile problems.


  • Phimosis (tight foreskin)
  • Posthitis/Balanitis
  • Balanitis Xerotica Obliterans
  • Paraphimosis
  • Penile torsion
  • Buried penis
  • Ventral chordee
  • Hypospadias
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