Welcome to Glen Iris Private
Glen Iris Private is a Private Day Surgery Unit registered with the DHHS and accredited with the National Safety and Quality Health Service Standards. Glen Iris Private was established in 1985 and has continued to serve the community by offering a full range of Endoscopy procedures and General Surgery. In 2019, Glen Iris Private became a part of the Cura Day Hospitals Group.
A Colonoscopy is an examination of the colon (large intestine) using a long, thin, flexible tube with a camera called a colonoscope.
A gastroscopy is an examination of the upper digestive tract (the oesophagus, the stomach and duodenum) using a long, thin, flexible tube with a camera called a gastroscope.
Laparoscopic hernia surgery is a surgical procedure in which a laparoscope is inserted into the abdomen through a small incision to repair the hernia.
Open hernia repair is the procedure performed to repair hernia by pushing the hernia back in place through an abdominal incision.
Laparoscopic Gastric Banding is a procedure to treat obesity in which a band is fitted around the upper part of the stomach leaving only a very small pouch for food.
A blepharoplasty is a procedure which removes excess or sagging skin from upper and/or lower eyelids. The surgery is usually performed for cosmetic reasons however; it can improve sight in patients whose eyelids are obscuring their vision.
An excision of lesion procedure is the surgical removal of a skin lesion. Skin lesions can be any lumps on the skin including moles, cysts, warts or skin tags.
Otoplasty, also known as ear correction surgery or ‘ear pinning’, is performed to move prominent or protruding ears closer to the head. It is done using permanent sutures to hold the ears in place.