Minor Procedures


Dr Mary Ling performs minor procedures in the consulting rooms in Gosford and Woy Woy on the Central Coast.

An initial consultation is required to ensure the procedure is suitable to be performed in the rooms. A subsequent appointment for the procedure will be scheduled. 

The types of procedures include (but not limited to):

  • Excision of skin lesions
  • Excision of skin cancers
  • Excision of cysts
  • Drainage of abscesses

Preoperative Instructions

Please advise us at time of appointment booking if you are on blood thinning medications.

Fasting is not required prior to minor procedures.


Procedures are performed under local anaesthetic using single use instrument sets and sterile techniques.

Postoperative Instructions

You will be provided instructions on wound care and follow-up.

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