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Department of Nutrition & Dietetics

About us

Our department provides a comprehensive dietetic service to both in-patients and out-patients.  The service exists to improve the health of the individual patient by appropriate nutrition intervention.

There are a number of specialist dietetic services for patients. These include Nephrology, Neurosurgery, Cardiovascular Disease, Endocrinology, Oncology, Neurology, Critical Care, Cystic Fibrosis and Gastroenterology.

There are also a number of general outpatient clinics providing services to medical and surgical patients. Dietetic Service is available to in-patients and outpatients referred by consultant teams within the Hospital.


  • Assessment of nutritional status and nutritional requirements
  • Formulation of dietary advice for individual patients
  • Monitoring and design of suitable feeding regimens for patients requiring nutritional support, i.e. Enteral feeding or TPN
  • Patient nutrition education
  • Professional staff education


Monday to Friday 09.00 – 16.00 hours.


Secretary - Nadia Reilly
Telephone: (01) 809 2357

Manager – Kara Cullen
Telephone: (01) 809 2354

Telephone: (01) 809 2357