The following procedures can be performed:

Minor Procedures

Hysteroscopy D&C

A procedure where we have a look into the womb to check for any particular reason for bleeding problems and take a sample of the lining of the womb to send to the laboratory to check for underlying abnormalities.

Curette for Miscarriage

A  procedure where we make sure the womb is emptied after a failed pregnancy.

Endometrial Ablation

A procedure where we remove the lining of the womb to reduce the amount of bleeding with periods.

LLETZ or Cone

A procedure where we remove part of the neck of the womb (cervix) to remove abnormal / pre-cancerous cells.

Insertion of Mirena

A  procedure where we insert an intra-uterine device to help with heavy periods.

Diagnostic Laparoscopy

A procedure where we have a look inside the abdomen to check for abnormalities by keyhole surgery.

Tubal Ligation

A procedure for contraceptive reasons.


Keyhole surgery for various reasons; removal of adhesions, removal of cysts etc.

Major Procedures


Keyhole surgery for removal of ectopic pregnancy, larger cysts, endometriosis or other.


Total laparoscopic or abdominal removal of the womb.

COVID-19 updates

Dr Renee Verkuijl sees many pregnant and elderly patients. These patients are extremely vulnerable to viruses such as COVID, influenza and the common cold.

For the safety of all our patients and staff, we humbly request that:

1. All patients and carers who have returned from overseas or from NSW, Victoria, Brisbane or Ipswich areas in the last 3 weeks must notify us by phone and not come in to our clinic.

2. Any patient, carer or sibling with a fever, NEW cough, NEW runny nose or cold-like symptoms (even if mild) should telephone Dr Renee Verkuijl's rooms and reschedule their appointment. We thank you on behalf of our vulnerable patients for this and will endeavour to reschedule your appointment as soon as you have recovered. If and where possible, an appointment over the phone may be organised.

3. Please use good hand hygiene and cough etiquette for yourself and those attending the appointment with you.

4. We ask that only yourself and one other support person and/or child attend your appointment.

Thank you for all of your assistance during this time.