We offer a wide range of services at the surgery which will meet the health needs of you and your family. Appointments run between 8.30am and 5pm, each lasting 15 minutes, please inform reception if longer is required. We are in a position to facilitate people outside of these times on the odd occasion.
A full range of our services can be found below or by calling during surgery hours.
Women’s Health – We provide a range of women’s health services. Dr Niamh Gordon is a specialist in this area and the practice is registered with cervical check (cervical cancer screening programme), which allows for free smears for women between the ages of 25 and 60.This campaign is critical in reducing the incidence of cervical cancer.
Men’s Health – Screening for heart disease, Prostate cancer, Testicular cancer detection/education in young men. Also available is a well man screening initiative, which encompasses a broad base of screening tests.
Child’s Health – We recognise how quickly children can become ill and as such we always prioritise this group when needed. We would always aim to see any unwell child as a matter of urgency. We run a childhood immunisation campaign in keeping with the HSE guidelines. Please visit www.immunisation.ie to see the most up-to-date immunisation schedule for your child.
We also offer specialised services on Travel Health, Occupational Health, Headaches and Sexual Health.
House Calls – We aim to see as many patients as possible in the surgery. The practice is best equipped for assessing and treating the unwell. It is by extreme exception that we make house calls and this needs to be discussed with practice staff in order to plan for such visits.
For a full list of services at Blackrock Medical Practice please call (01) 2835747