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University Hospital Waterford


University Hospital Waterford
Dunmore Road
Tel: (051) 848000

Visiting Times: Between 2pm and 4pm and 6.30pm–8.30pm

University Hospital Waterford provides general medical, surgical and maternity care to people living in South Kilkenny, Waterford City and County. The hospital provides specialty services to the population of the south east c. 500 000 in the following areas of clinical practice:

Cardiology (including Interventional Cardiac Procedures), Trauma Orthopaedics, Opthalmology, Neurology, Nephrology, Rheumatology, Urology, Vascular Surgery, ENT and Neonatology, Radiology, Pathology and Microbiology.

The hospital is the designated cancer centre for the south east, providing rapid access assessment for Breast, Prostate, Lung and Skin cancers. Cancer surgery is centrallised at UHW. Haematology, Medical Oncology and Palliative Care is provided through our inpatient and day care facilities.

There are 431 inpatient and 85 day procedure beds.

Read updated UHW HIQA QIP6.2015.pdf (size 1.1 MB) in response to HIQA unannounced assessment on March 5th 2014. Last updated 9.6.2015.

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