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 - SecretaryTel:  021 4922422Fax:  021 4920131
Dr. John Ryan - SecretaryTel:  021 4922468Fax:  021 4920131
Prof Gráinne Murphy - SecretaryTel:  021 4922468Fax:  021 4920131
Prof Paul Mac Mullan – Secretary            Tel: 021 4920192Fax: 021 4920131
Clinical Nurse Specialist HelplineTel: 021 4234517/ 4922645Monday- Thursday 8am-10am
Infusion Unit StaffTel: 021 4234509 
Infusion Unit ReceptionTel:  021 4234506 
Physiotherapy DepartmentTel:  021 4922400 
Central AppointmentsTel:  021 4922660