“The service I received could not be improved.”

At Street Lane Practice 2 experienced Primary Care Surgeons offer a streamlined Minor Surgery Service. We accept referrals from across Leeds via Choose and Book. Waiting times are short and we provide a largely one-stop service.

Our complication rates are very low and our patient satisfaction very high.

The Minor Surgery & Joint Injections Clinic is run by:

Dr Nigel Bew


Dr Bew is not only a highly experienced specialist he is also involved in the training of minor surgery within primary care.

Dr Jonny Hobman


Accredited by the Royal College of General Practitioers as GP with Extended role Minor Surgery (GPwER)

Dr Hobman brings 10 years of hospital surgery experience to Street Lane Services Minor Surgery with much of his expertise in plastic surgery.

Dr Helen Aveyard, GP with special interest (GPwSI) Dermatology

MBChB MRCGP Diploma of Practical Dermatology (Cardiff)


“Wonderful staff, both helpful and informative.”

Procedures covered by the Minor Surgery Clinic:

  • Benign lesion excision including those on the face eg cysts, lipomas
  • Aspiration and injection of ganglion
  • Hand injections - carpal tunnel syndrome, trigger finger, De Quervain's tenosynovitis
  • Other injections - shoulder joint, knee joint, bursitis
  • Steroid injection/intralesional excision of keloid scar
  • Cryosurgery
  • Ingrown toenail excision/ablation

 We have just been approved to evaluate and treat low risk BCC in the community. Please see our Dermatology page for full details.

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