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Gynaecology Services

Dr Friebe offers a comprehensive range of services and procedures for common women’s health issues. He also specialises in colposcopy, vulvoscopy, vulval disorders, and operative gynaecology, including laparoscopy.

Abnormal Pap Smears

  • Colposcopy and biopsy
  • In-rooms LLETZ procedure under local anaesthetic for high-grade changes in cells of the cervix.
  • Cone Biopsy of the cervix under general anaesthetic as clinically appropriate for high grade lesions.

Contraception

  • Advice on all forms of contraception.
  • Implanon insertion and removal.
  • Mirena insertion and removal.
  • Tubal ligation.

Heavy Periods

  • Initial investigation with ultrasound, blood tests, Pap smear as required.
  • Hysteroscopy D+C
  • Removal of uterine polyps if required.
  • Mirena insertion.
  • Endometrial ablation.
  • Resection / removal of fibroids if required.
  • Total laparoscopic hysterectomy.

Pelvic Pain

  • Initial investigation with ultrasound, swabs, blood tests.
  • Diagnostic laparoscopy.
  • Laparoscopic excision of endometriosis / division of adhesions.
  • Laparoscopic removal of ovarian cysts / other masses.
  • Laparoscopic removal of ectopic pregnancy.

Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome/Menstrual Irregularity

  • Primary investigation and work up.
  • Advice on diet, exercise and dietician referral as necessary.
  • Period management and fertility management.

Prolapse

  • Surgical repair and correction of utero vaginal prolapse.
  • Pessary fitting and change over as appropriate.

Vulval itch / irritation and pain

  • Vulvoscopy and biopsy where required.
  • Treatment of lichen sclerosis, dermatitis, atrophic vaginitis.
  • Surgical management of Bartholin’s abscesses, vulval / labial abscesses.