What happens During Surgery?
This is a simple procedure, which is carried out under topical local anaesthetic using micro-suction or with micro forceps.
How long will I stay in hospital?
You or your child should be able to go home the same day.
What is my recovery time?
The small hole that is left behind should normally heal up completely in a few weeks. It’s recommended that you don’t go swimming until the hole has completely healed. Before you start exercising, ask the healthcare team or your GP for advice.