You can easily request for Day Surgery with 4 steps:

  1. Set an appointment
  2. Meet your doctor
  3. Ask your doctor if a medical procedure can be done as a Day Surgery, where hospital stay is not necessary
  4. Confirm a date for the procedure


The recommended list of Day Surgery as below:

  1. Diagnostic Bronchoscopy with/without Biopsy
  2. Gastroscopy with/without Biopsy
  3. Colonoscopy with/without Biopsy
  4. Endoscopic Ultrasound  with/without Biopsy
  1. Excision of Breast Lump
  2. Excision Biopsy of Lump (All types)
  3. Excision of Sebaceous Cysts / Local Skin Lesions/Warts
  4. Excision Biopsy of Renal, Liver, Cervical, Lymph nodes, Lungs, Etc.
  5. Anal Fissure Dilatation or Excision
  6. Esophageal Dilatation
  7. Haemorrhoidectomy
  8. I & D of abscess
  9. Removal of ganglion / fibroma
  10. Diagnostic laparoscopic procedure
  1. Examination Under Anesthesia (EUA) for nose/ear/throat  with/without removal of foreign body
  2. Myringotomy and grommet insertion
  3. Oesophagoscopy/Laryngoscopy/microlaryngoscopy with/without biopsy
  4. Reduction of Nasal Fracture
  5. Excision of Nasal Polyps
  6. Drainage of Septal Hematoma
  7. Tonsillectomy (laser)
  8. Adenoidectomy (laser)
  1. Excision of Chalazion/ pterygium
  2. Vitrectomy
  3. Yag Iridotomy
  4. Extraction of Cataract / Phaco-Emulsification with IOL
  5. Correction of Squint (not related to congenital)
  6. Corrective surgery for Blepharoptosis  (not related to congenital /cosmetic)
  1. Cystoscopy Examination  with/without Biopsy
  2. Extracorporeal Shock Wave Lithotripsy (ESWL)
  3. Removal of DJ Stent
  4. Urethral Dilatation
  5. Ureteroscopy (URS) with/without Biopsy 
  1. Arterial Venous Fistula (AVF)
  2. Invasive Coronary Angiography
  3. Endoveneous Laser Therapy (LA)/(GA)
  4. Stripping of Varicos Vein (LA)/(GA)
  1. Arthroscopy Examination with/without Therapeutic Procedures
  2. Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Release/ Decompression  (CTS) - Single/Bilateral
  3. Release Trigger Thumb
  4. Excision of Dupuytren’s Contracture
  5. Excision of Neuroma/ Ganglion / Giant Cell Tumour
  6. Bunion Operations
  7. Suture and Other Operations on Tendons and Tendon Sheath
  8. Nucleoplasty
  9. Tenotomy
  10. Insertion of K-wires
  11. Removal of Orthopedic Implants
  12. Intra-articular Injection (Day Care/ Clinic)
  1. Dilatation and Curettage /Hysteroscopy
  2. Examination Under Anesthesia with/without Biopsy
  3. Colposcopy with/without biopsy
  4. Cone Biopsy, Punch Biopsy
  5. Marsupialization / Excision of Bartholin's Gland
  1. Insertion of Chemoport / Hickman Line (Oncology)
  2. Chemoport Removal (Oncology)
  3. Brachytherapy/Radiotherapy (Oncology)
  4. Chemotherapy

NB: Please note that the procedures listed are PAMB’s recommendation only. The decision and necessity for any in-hospitalized management shall be at the discretion of the attending Doctor.

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