Minor Procedures Information

Minor procedures are performed at the following locations:

Everton Park

Suite J, Lower Level, North West Private Hospital, 137 Flockton Street, Everton Park QLD 4053


Australis Specialist Centre, 679 Beenleigh Road, Sunnybank QLD 4109

Information for after Minor Procedures

General Instructions:

  1. Rest is very important after a procedure. Do not undertake stenuous activity for 3 days as this may increase the risk of bleeding from the wound
  2. If your wound is on your head or neck area, do not bend over as this may induce bleeding from your surgery site
  3. Use pain relief as necessary
  4. Contact rooms is you have a fever or feel unwell, or unusual swelling develops in the operative area
  5. Icepacks can be used to minimise bruising and swelling in the first 24 hours
  6. If your operative site is on your limbs, elevate it and rest it for at least  ho3-5 days after procedure

Instructions for your wound care

If your wound starts to bleed:

  1. Sit down/lie down, and if possible, elevate the treated area above your heart.  Sit up if the wound is on your head or neck area.
  2. Apply firm and constant pressure through the dressing for ten full minutes.
  3. DO NOT try to remove the dressings. If the bleeding continues, go to your nearest emergency department.
  4. If you suffer from high blood pressure, make sure you have taken your usual medications.
  5. Please rest the remainder of the day to minimise bruising and recurrence of bleeding.

Please read your postoperative brochure carefully for instructions on how to care for your wound/stitches.

Emergencies & Concerns

Please contact the rooms on 07 3353 6165 if:

  • you have any problems, concerns or for any emergencies during working hours (9am - 4pm Mon - Fri, excluding public holidays).
  • you have any account enquires
  • you need a medical certificate, pathology results or prescriptions
  • you need to book a follow-up appointment

If you are experiencing an emergency after-hours, please go to your nearest emergency department. 



Consults at

Everton Park

Suite J, Lower Level
North West Private Hospital
137 Flockton Street
Everton Park QLD 4053

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Australis Specialist Centre
Suite 1, 679 Beenleigh Road
Sunnybank QLD 4109

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Contact details

Post - PO Box 5301 Stafford Heights QLD 4053