Dr. Justin Smyth
Dr Smyth is a graduate of Medicine from University College Dublin, 2000. Dr Smyth completed a full-time Masters in Sports Medicine in Trinity College in 2002 after which he spent 3 years in hospital posts as part of general practice training. He then went to Edinburgh in 2005 and completed the Membership of the Royal College of General Practitioners in 2006.
Dr Smyth has worked extensively with the Football Association of Ireland since 2003 as a Sports Medicine specialist. He previously worked with the Irish Under 17 Boys soccer team. He also worked as Medical Officer for the Irish Mens Tennis Open in 2007. Dr Smyth is a founding member of the Irish Faculty of Sports and Exercise Medicine which was established through the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland and the Royal College of Surgeons of Ireland.
Dr Smyth has a special interest in Sports Medicine with particular emphasis on the condition of Tennis Elbow (lateral epicondylitis). He also has a special interest in Men's health.
Dr. Jean Gallagher
Dr Gallagher graduated from University College Dublin in 2001. She took part in a General Medical scheme from 2002 to 2004 and achieved membership of the Royal College of Physicians in 2003. Between the years of 2005 and 2008, Dr Gallagher completed a Trinity College and HSE General Practice vocational training scheme. She is a member of the Irish College of General Practitioners since 2008.
Dr Gallagher also has a diploma in dermatology from the university of Cardiff since 2008 and a diploma in medicine for the elderly from the royal college of physicians from 2005. For more information on these services please visit our Dermoscopy page. Dr Gallagher has special interests in all aspects of Women's Health e.g. Family Planning including the use of Implanon implant contraception and the Mirena Coil & Dermatology.
Dr. Sonja Kidney
Dr Kidney graduated from University College Dublin Medical School in 1999. She then pursued a surgical qualification in Tallaght hospital, specializing in vascular surgery, general surgery, orthopaedic surgery and urology after which she was admitted as a Member of Royal College of Surgeons of Ireland. Sonja was subsequently awarded a Masters Degree in Sports Medicine by Trinity College Dublin.
While studying at Trinity, Sonja was appointed Medical Officer to the Irish Sailing team. She travelled with the team to many international events including the Athens Olympics in 2004. Before starting to work in a general practice in 2006, Sonja worked in several Dublin hospitals specializing in Rehabilitation Medicine, Accident and Emergency, Paediatrics and Psychiatry. She also has a diploma in children's health.
Dr. Lucy Kelly
Dr Kelly graduated from the National University of Ireland, Galway in 2006. Upon completion of
her internship in 2006, followed by a year working abroad in the Australian healthcare system in
2007, she undertook postgraduate training in Emergency Medicine in St. Vincent’s University
Hospital Dublin from 2008-2010. Upon completion she subsequently began her vocational training
in General Practice with the Royal College of Surgeons from 2011-2015 and is a member of the Irish
College of General Practitioners (MICGP).
Dr Kelly has a Diploma in Women’s Health and Certification in contraception including Mirena coil
and Implanon insertion. In addition to the above Dr. Kelly has also worked in several Dublin
hospitals specializing in Medicine for the Elderly, Paediatrics, Psychiatry, Obstetrics and
Gynaecology, and Palliative care. She has completed the European Certificate in Palliative care
training with Our Lady’s Hospice in Harold’s Cross in 2013
Dr. Eimear Connolly
Dr Connolly graduated from University College Dublin in 2006.
She completed basic specialist training in Paediatrics 2007-2010, rotating through Temple St, Crumlin Hospital and Coombe maternity hospital, and achieved membership of Royal College of Physicians, Faculty of Paediatrics in 2010, along with Diploma in Child Health, RCSI.
She then went on to complete vocational general practice training with the HSE Dublin Mid-Leinster scheme 2010-2014, rotating through Dublin, Wicklow and Kildare. She is a member of the Irish College of General Practitioners since 2014.
Most recently, Eimear has returned home after 6 years working in general practice in Melbourne, Australia.
She is fully competent in all aspects of Women’s Health: pre-pregnancy counselling, antenatal care, contraception including Implanon and IUD insertions/removals, and holds a Diploma in Obstetrics and Gynaecology, UK.
Dr. Brian Reilly
Dr Reilly graduated from University College Dublin in 2014. Upon completion of his internship in 2015, he spent a year working in the Australian healthcare system in acute and emergency medicine. Following this he returned home achieving membership with the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland in 2017 and completed basic specialist training in adult medicine at Tallaght University Hospital in 2018.
Dr Reilly began his vocational general practice training with the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland in 2019 after spending a year working full time as a clinical lecturer in medicine at Beaumont Hospital with the Royal College of Surgeons. He completed his membership examination with the Irish College of General practitioners in 2021.