Minimal access thyroid surgery
Minimal access thyroid surgery is no different from any other form of thyroid surgery apart from the significantly reduced incision size. Book online today
What is minimal access thyroid surgery?
It is thyroid surgery performed through a minimal access 2cm neck incision as opposed to the standard 5-10cm incision utilised in other thyroid surgery.
How does minimal access thyroid surgery work?
The operation is no different from any other form of thyroid surgery apart from the significantly reduced incision size. The operation takes about 2-3hrs.
What are the benefits?
The benefits for the patient are improved cosmetics with a scar that essentially "disappears" within 12 months of surgery.
How safe is the treatment?
The treatment is safe with very minimal complication rates post-thyroidectomy.
Content for this treatment has been provided by Mr Myles Black, Consultant ENT & Head & Neck Surgeon practising at BMI The Chaucer Hospital, Canterbury.
Specialists Offering Minimal access thyroid surgery
Ways to pay
Pay for yourself
Pay for yourself with our fixed price packages. This includes your pre-assessment, treatment, follow-ups and 6 months' aftercare
Pay with health insurance
We are widely recognised by health insurers. Ask your insurer about your cover and for an insurer pre-authorisation code
Spread the cost
Pay for yourself with the BMI card and spread the cost over 12 months, interest-free (terms and conditions apply)