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Coronavirus information

We are no longer accepting visitors to our hospitals.

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Stay at home for 7 days if you or anyone in your household have coronavirus symptoms

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General Surgery


The General Surgery service at SFH treats patients with general surgery conditions at both King's Mill and Newark Hospital.

 The service provides treatment for the conditions below.

- Anaemia

- Anal fissure

- Anal fistula

- Aneurysm

- Angiography

- Breast abscess

- Cancer of the oesophagus, prostate, stomach and thyroid

- Colostomy

- Diagnostic endoscopy of the stomach

- Eczema (varicose)

- Endoscopy

- Fibrosarcoma

- Gallbladder surgery

- Gallstones

- General Surgery

- Hernia inguinal

- Peritonitis

- Pilonidal sinus

- Repair of abdominal aortic aneurysm

- Repair of femoral hernia, inguinal hernia and umbilical hernia

- Rhabdosarcoma

- Surgery of haemorrhoids

- Therapeutic endoscopy on the stomach

- Thyroid over active