Adults (18+) registered with a GP in the NHS Mid Essex area, who are medically fit and appropriate for surgery under a local anaesthetic.
- Patients who are not medically fit to undergo the procedure.
- Patients who lack mental capacity to cope with surgery under local anaesthetic.
- Patients who do not have support at home in the immediate post-op period.
- Patients who have co-morbidities will be assessed on an individual basis and if deemed clinically unsafe to treat will be referred back to the referring body.