Rapid Access Lung Clinic

About Us

Direct access to Consultant led assessment and diagnostic services for patients with suspected lung disease or cancer. This service was rolled out by The National Cancer Control programme in 2012.

A Consultant led service for symptomatic patients, offering direct and rapid access to assessment and diagnosis for suspected lung cancer.

Our Doctors

  • Dr. Aidan O Brien – Consultant Physician
  • Dr. Brian Casserly – Consultant Physician

Treatment and Services

GP Referral

Referring doctor or patient can contact the service directly by calling the clinic secretary on 061-585636. A referral letter is required.

Referrals are made by completing the standard NCCP Rapid Access Lung Form below.

Our lung clinic fax no is 061-482572

Following triage suitable patients are offered an appointment. Appointments entail:

  • Review with Respiratory Consultant
  • Medical history, physical examination
  • Any further diagnostic appointments will be scheduled e.g. bronchoscopy, bloods, CT guided biopsy.

A follow report will be sent to the referring doctor.

Contact Us

  • Rapid Access Lung secretary – 061-585637
  • Rapid Access Lung Co-ordinator – 061-485317
  • Rapid Access Fax No: 061-482572

Clinic Schedule

Rapid Access Lung Clinic Schedule
Rapid Access Lung Clinic Tuesday and Friday 9.00-2.00PM OPD 1 Dr.Aidan O Brien / Dr. Brian Casserly