Infectious Disease service
The Infectious Disease multidisciplinary team provides confidential consultation, advice, diagnosis and treatment for ill people who may have an infectious illness. This service has been in place since 1993. There is a unique special focus on travellers who may have contracted illness while out of Ireland. Several people with malaria are treated each year. The service provides care for hundreds of people with HIV infection, Hepatitis B, Hepatitis C, Tuberculosis. There is a compliment of inpatient beds for those who require admission to hospital. A hospital Consultant or GP may refer a patient to the service.
Please ontact Jeanne Byrne or Niamh Adams - by phone, fax or letter
Tel: + 353 (0)1 809 3006, Fax + 353 (0)1 797 4781
How to find us
The infectious disease clinic is located on the ground floor in St Johns ward.
Consultant: Prof. Samuel McConkey, Consultant in Infectious Diseases
Consultant: Dr. Cora McNally, Consultant in Infectious Diseases
Clinical Nurse Specialist: Ms Deirdre Redmond
Clinical Nurse Manager 1: Ms Judith Hamilton
Specialist ID Pharmacist: Mr Paul Hollywood
Senior Medical Social Worker: Ms Heather Hawthorne
Secretary: Ms. Jeanne Byrne/Ms Niamh Adams
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