Kingsbridge Private Hospital Sligo in conjunction with Affidea are delighted to announce the launch of our Digital X-Ray service providing the latest, state-of-the-art diagnostic imaging equipment including RIS/PACS.
Benefits of the service include:
For more information please phone 071 9162649
We are delighted to announce that Mr Nicholas Hegarty has recently been granted admitting and operating privileges at Kingsbridge Private Hosptial Sligo. Mr Hegarty is an internationally trained urologist having trained in Ireland he graduated in University College Cork. He completed the Western Pre-fellowship Training Scheme in Surgery, working in Sligo General Hospital and University College Hospital Galway. He completed a PhD in University College Dublin. Following his training he spent 2 fellowship years in the world renowned Cleveland Clinic. He was appointed Consultant Urologist in Guy’s & St. Thomas’ Hospitals, London in 2006 and returned to Ireland in 2011 to take up a Consultant Urologist post in the Mater Private Hospital in Dublin. Services that will be provided at St Joseph’s Hospital include comprehensive outpatient evaluation of key urological symptoms and conditions including haematuria, renal colic and stone disease, inguinoscrotal pain and swellings, erectile dysfunction, UTI, urinary incontinence, overactive bladder, BPH, elevated PSA and suspected prostate cancer. Treatments that will be available in Sligo include flexible & rigid cystoscopy, urethral stricture dilatation, ureteric stent insertion and removal, circumcision, intracavernosal injections, inguinal and scrotal surgery. More complex treatments and in-patient surgeries will be performed in Dublin and all cancers diagnosed will be referred for discussion at MDT meetings.
Specialty: Dentist Oral Surgeon
We are delighted to announce that Ms. Boyle has recently been granted admitting and operating privileges at Kingsbridge Private Hospital Sligo. Ms. Boyle is a fully accredited Specialist Oral Surgeon registered with the Irish Dental Council. Specialist Registration no: 17DS 11. Ms. Boyle has been awarded the fellowship in Oral Surgery and Oral Medicine as well as the Fellowship in Oral Surgery from the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland. She is particularly interested in the management of anxious dental patients and completed an 18-month postgraduate training programme in Conscious Sedation at the University of Newcastle-Upon-Tyne and was awarded the Diploma in Conscious Sedation from the University in 2008. Dr. Boyle is the only full-time Specialist Oral Surgeon working in Sligo. She is originally from Donegal and is delighted to be home again in the Northwest.
Specialty: Ear Nose and Throat
We are delighted to announce that Ms. Mary Bresnihan has been granted admitting and operating privileges at Kingsbridge Private Hospital Sligo. Ms. Bresnihan is a fully accredited ENT surgeon registered with the Irish Medical Council. Ms. Bresnihan trained as a surgeon in Ireland and completed a paediatric ENT Fellowship in Australia. Experience includes working in large Acute Adult and Paediatric Hospitals. Ms. Bresnihan has an impressive array of publications and a medical doctorate, evidence of her commitment to keep up to date with current practice. Services that will be provided include a comprehensive outpatient appointment followed by surgical investigation or treatment at Kingsbridge Private Hospital or Sligo Regional Hospital.
For more information please phone 071 9162649
Orthopaedics – Specialising in Hand, Wrist and Elbow Surgery and Orthopaedic Trauma/Fractures
SUB SPECIALITIES Advanced cardiac imaging including all modalities of echocardiography, cardiac, CT, cardiac MRI, and multimodality cardiac imaging research. Dr Byrne is a Consultant Cardiologist and joins us from the Cleveland Clinic, Ohio, USA , where he was a Consultant and Senior Lecturer in the Heart and Vascular Institute which is the No. 1-ranked heart program in the United States. Dr Byrne graduated in 2003 from Trinity College Dublin. In 2006 he studied in the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland (RCPI) Internal Medicine and was awarded his MRCPI and received his CSCST from the RCPI in 2014. Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Cleveland Clinic, Ohio, USA (2014 – 2016). Dr Byrne has practiced in Cork University Hospital (2013 – 2014), Connolly Hospital Blanchardstown (2012 – 2013). Dr Byrne has studied a 2-year program of advanced cardiac imaging including all modalities of echocardiography, cardiac, CT, cardiac MRI, and multimodality cardiac imaging research. Dr Byrne has received his Level 3 accreditation in echocardiography, cardiac CT, and cardiac MRI and echocardiography.
We are delighted to announce Dr. Orla Conlon has been granted admitting privileges at Kingsbridge Private Hospital. Dr. Conlon is a Consultant in Obstetrics and Gynaecology in the Erne Hospital, Enniskillen Co. Fermannagh. With a keen interest in audit and clinical risk management Patient Safety is of paramount importance to Dr. Conlon. Dr. Conlon is a leading expert in her field and we are delighted she is working at Kingsbridge Private Hospital Sligo. To make an appointment with Dr. Conlon please use the details below. Specialist interests include Urogynaecology, Advanced Hysteroscopic Surgery, Ambulatory Gynaecologicial Surgery, Menopause Management, Psychosexual Medicine, Paediatric and Adolescent Gynaecology, Forensic Gynaecology and Colposcopy. Dr. Orla Conlon graduated in Medicine from Queen\'s University, Belfast in 1995 and has been working in Obstetrics & Gynaecology since 1996. She became a Member of the Royal College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists in 2000 and was appointed to The Erne Hospital, Enniskillen as a Consultant in Obstetrics & Gynaecology in March 2007
Specialty: Pain Management
Dr. Lane entered the specialist register in Anaesthesia having completed Irish higher specialist training in Anaesthesia, Pain Medicine and Intensive Care. Following on from this he completed a Fellowship in Chronic Pain in McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario. While there he gained further training and experience in management of chronic pain conditions using interventional as well as medical techniques. Dr. Lane also worked in Buffalo, New York with Professor Romanth Waghmarae who specialises in advanced interventional pain management and neuro-modulation techniques.
SUB SPECIALITIES Atrial Fibrillation. Cardiac Arrhythmia. Cardiac Electrophysiology. Catheter Ablation. General Cardiology. Supraventricular Tachycardias. Ventricular Ectopies. Ventricular Tachycardias. Dr Szeplaki is a Consultant Electrophysiologist and joins us from the Heart and Vascular Centre, at Semmelweis University Hospital in Budapest, where he was a Consultant and senior lecturer. Semmelweis is one of Europe’s leading centres of excellence for Electrophysiology where they perform very high volumes of ablations, and devices. They are also very active in clinical research and Gabor has widely published, with over 40 papers in peer reviewed journals. Dr Szeplaki special interest focuses on the invasive treatment of cardiac arrhythmias, including complex ablations for atrial fibrillation or ventricular arrhythmias. Dr. Széplaki is a certified Invasive Cardiac Electrophysiologist accredited by the European Heart Rhythm Association (EHRA).
We are open Monday to Sunday when procedures are being performed. Advice is offered to all patients on discharge in case of an emergency.
Kingsbridge Private Hospital has recently been awarded Hospital Standards Accreditation under Joint Commission International – this award was granted in October 2016. JCI is an independent international organisation focused on improving the safety of patient care.