Department of Gynaecology: University Hospital Limerick

The department of Gynaecology is based in Ward 2D University Hospital Limerick.

We offer a comprehensive multidisciplinary diagnostic and treatment service for a broad range of gynaecological conditions. We are the primary referral centre for the treatment of gynaecological cancers in the Mid–West Region.

Services offered

  • Investigation and treatment of :
    • Pelvic pain,
    • Endometriosis,
    • Post Menopausal bleeding,
    • Ovarian cysts/Mass
    • Menopause,
    • Infertility,
    • Polycystic ovarian disease,
    • Pelvic tumours or malignancy.
    • Ectopic pregnancy
  • Surgery
  • Day Case and Inpatient Surgeries with pre-assessment, using minimally invasive techniques i.e. laparoscopy and balloon ablation.
  • Uroydynamics.
    • Treatment of stress incontinence,
    • Prolapse,
    • T.V.T.
  • Intervention Radiology:
    • Uterine Fibroid Embolization.
  • Emergency Gynaecology.
    • Rapid assessment of acute gynaecological problems with direct access from A/E and University Maternity Hospital, Limerick.
  • Gynaecology/Oncology
    • Surgical and non-surgical treatment of gynaecological cancers including inpatient surgery, chemotherapy, radiotherapy, and palliative care.

Consultant Gynaecologists

  • Professor Amanda Cotter,
  • Mr. Kevin Hickey,
  • Dr. Gerard Burke,
  • Dr. John Slevin,
  • Dr. Mark Skehan,
  • Dr. Cathy Casey,
  • Dr. Soha Said,
  • Dr. Una Fahy.

Clinical Nurse Managers

  • M. Hannon CNM2,
  • Mgt. M. Cassidy CNM1.
  • CNS T. Neenan gynaecology.

Outpatient Clinic Times

  • Gynaecology Out-patients Clinic
  • Colposcopy clinic based in University Maternity Hospital.
  • Clinics also available in St. John's Hospital, Nenagh Hospital, Ennis Hospital.

Access to Service:

  • Direct admission from A/E UHL, University Maternity Hospital, Nenagh and Ennis Hospitals to ward 2D.
  • Referrals from G.P’s should be directed to the consultant’s secretaries.

Contact Us

  • Gynae Secretary: (061) 482311/2488,
  • Ward 2D: (061) 482136/2236.
  • Gynae OPD: (061)  482130