Cork University Hospital’s Rheumatology Department serves the supra regional area of Co. Cork, Waterford, Limerick, Kilkenny, Tipperary, and Clare. It is a regional centre for secondary and tertiary care with a catchment population of 550,000. Referrals are received from GP’s, Hospital consultants and other specialist nursing services.
Rheumatology is the medical speciality caring for patients with musculoskeletal disease. Rheumatology services are essentially ambulatory and out-patient based with small numbers of beds required for acute rheumatic diseases and for patients requiring intensive periods of rehabilitation. The rheumatology department is led by 3 Consultant Rheumatologists with a commitment to general internal medicine.
Rheumatology Team - Contact Us
|Prof Sinéad Harney - Secretary||Tel: 021 4922422||Fax: 021 4920131|
|Dr. John Ryan - Secretary||Tel: 021 4922468||Fax: 021 4920131|
|Prof Gráinne Murphy - Secretary||Tel: 021 4922468||Fax: 021 4920131|
|Prof Paul Mac Mullan – Secretary||Tel: 021 4920192||Fax: 021 4920131|
|Clinical Nurse Specialist Helpline||Tel: 021 4234517/ 4922645||Monday- Thursday 8am-10am|
|Infusion Unit Staff||Tel: 021 4234509|
|Infusion Unit Reception||Tel: 021 4234506|
|Physiotherapy Department||Tel: 021 4922400|
|Central Appointments||Tel: 021 4234610|