Department of Cardiology: University Hospital Limerick

About Us

The cardiology department at the University Hospital Limerick is a modern state of the art facility providing 24 hour cardiac care to patients including non-invasive and interventional procedures including: ECG, Echocardiogram, Coronary angiography, Coronary Angioplasty and stenting. This unit serves patients from the surrounding area of Limerick, Clare, North Tipperary, North Kerry and North Cork. The new cardiology department opened in January 2013.

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Consultant Cardiologists

  • Dr. Brendan Meany
  • Dr. Terence Hennessy
  • Prof. Thomas Kiernan
  • Dr. Syed Abbass
  • Dr. Samer Arnous

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Services Provided

  • Coronary Care Unit
  • Cardiac Day Ward
  • Angiography Suite
  • Cardiac Catheterisation Laboratory
  • Cardiology Outpatient Clinics
  • Heart failure clinic
  • Cardiac Rehabilitation
  • Cardiology Research
  • Electrocardiogram

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Outpatient Clinic Times

Cardiology Department Clinic Schedule
Outpatient Clinics schedule: Location: Time
Dr Terence Hennessy Outpatient department (Ennis Hospital) Tuesday
Prof. Thomas Kiernan Outpatient department 1 (UHL) Wednesday afternoon
Dr Brendan Meany Outpatient department 1 (UHL) Thursday afternoon
Dr. Samer Arnous Outpatient department 1 (UHL) Tuesday afternoon
Dr Syed Abbass Outpatient department (Nenagh Hospital) Thursday

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Enter through the automatic door of the main entrance of the hospital and turn right, follow the red signs past the outpatients department saying "Cardiology Department" and take the elevator up to the fourth floor.

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Access to Services

Referrals are sent from a GP directly to the consultant which will subsequently be graded within 5 days.

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Contact Us

  • Cardiology Services Manager: Ms. Jennifer Madden, 061-585769 
  • Heart failure clinical nurse managers: 061-482552
    • Catherine McNamara Hannon
    • Ann O’ Callaghan
    • Michelle Lynch
  • Cardiac rehab clinical nurse manager: 061-482738
    Catriona Ahern
  • Chief Cardiac Technician: 061-482306
    Margaret Hennessy
  • Cath lab clinical nurse manager: 061-482496
  • Una Hehir
  • CNM3 Cardiology: 061-585720
  • Ms. Josie Dillon
  • Step Down Coronary care unit: 061-485026
  • Echocardiography: 061-482353
  • Cardiology secretaries:
    • 061-482543
    • 061-585783
  • Cardiology day ward secretary: 061-482684
  • Cardiology day ward reception: 061-482963
  • Pacemaker clinic: 061-482867
  • Post PTCA review clinic: 061-482738
  • Cardiology OPD Reception: 061-482375
  • Cardiac catheterisation Laboratory: 061-482733
  • Echocardiography (Fax): 061-482733