Practice News

Important Notice

Important Notice

IMPORTANT NOTICEIn order to protect staff, patients, & the wider community we are undertaking the following measures to contain Covid 19 1. All appointments must be made over the phone2. STRICTLY - No walk in patients allowed3. Patients who have an appointment...

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Novel Coronavirus

Novel Coronavirus

If you have returned from Wuhan City, Hubei Province, China in the last 14 days and have fever, cough or shortness of breath, take these actions: Alcohol your hands Put on a facemask Identify yourself to as member of medical staff immediately

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Christmas Opening Hours 2019

Christmas Opening Hours 2019

Dr John Geaney, Dr Fiona Gallagher and all the team at Cahernane Medical Centre would like to wish all of our patients a Wonderful Christmas and a Happy New Year. During the Christmas Holidays our opening times are as follows: Monday 23rd December: 9am to 6pm Tuesday...

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Christmas Tips 2019

Christmas Tips 2019

So, here we are, full on Christmas season which in turn means maxed out waistlines and visa cards. Here are a few mindful tips to get your through the festive period! Food, glorious food. With so much festive food on offer, try not to overdo it. Once your full, stop!...

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Time to consider the Flu Vaccine!

Time to consider the Flu Vaccine!

Now that we are fast approaching October and the winter months it’s time to start planning on how to best prepare our bodies for this time of the year. Outbreaks of the flu occur yearly.Over the last number of years there has been an increase in the number of cases of...

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Notice to patients with Medical/GP Visit Cards

Notice to patients with Medical/GP Visit Cards

Your Medical/GP Visit Card entitles you to a range of services from your General Practitioner which are determined by the HSE and the Department of Health, for which the doctor receives payment from the State. There are, however, a number of additional services...

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Introducing our new GP Registrar

Introducing our new GP Registrar

Cahernane Medical Centre is a training practice and part of the South West GP Training Scheme. We would like to introduce and welcome our new GP Registrar Dr Alison Deane. Dr Deane will be working at Cahernane Medical Centre from July 2019 to June 2020. GP Registrars...

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High Blood Pressure

High Blood Pressure

Around 30-40% of people living in Ireland have high blood pressure, but may not be aware of it. If left untreated, it can increase your risk of a heart attack, stroke and kidney failure. People who are most at risk would be: Someone who is overweight Eats a lot of...

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