Professionalism in the 21st Century Medical Practice – Support

Online course: Professionalism in 21st Century Medical Practice The Professionalism in 21st Century Medical Practice online course is aimed at all registered medical doctors in all specialties and is based on the Medical Council’s Guide to Professional Conduct and Ethics for Registered Medical Practitioner...

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Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery

Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery involves treating traumatic, developmental and degenerative conditions of the musculoskeletal system and also some tumours that affect bones and soft tissues. It combines medical and surgical skills with a problem solving attitude where a grea...

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Vascular Surgery

Vascular Surgery Vascular surgeons are specialists who are highly trained to treat diseases of the vascular system. Your blood vessels --arteries carrying oxygen-rich blood and veins carrying blood back to the heart -- are the roadways of your circulatory system. Without smoothly flowing blood, your body cannot f...

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Neurosurgery

Neurosurgery Neurosurgery (or neurological surgery) is the medical specialty concerned with the prevention, diagnosis, treatment, and rehabilitation of disorders which affect any portion of the nervous system including the brain, spinal cord, peripheral nerves, and extra-cranial cerebrovascular system. Surgery of...

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Urology

Urology Urology is a surgical specialty that deals with the treatment of conditions involving the male and female urinary tract and the male reproductive organs. Specialists in the field of urology are called urologists, healthcare professionals who are trained to diagnose, detect and treat this group of...

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Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery

Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery The training pathway to becoming a Plastic & Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgeon in Ireland commences at Core Surgical Training ST1 and completes at Higher Specialty Training ST8. Within these 8 years of training a trainee will undergo Core Surgical Training...

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Cardiothoracic Surgery

Cardiothoracic Surgery Overview Cardiothoracic Surgery involves the surgical treatment of diseases affecting organs inside the thorax generally treatment of conditions of the heart and lungs. Cardiothoracic surgeons will also undertake training in the management of chest wall and oesophageal pathologies....

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General Surgery

General Surgery Overview General surgery as itself is not truly a specialty in Ireland. It has been replaced by general surgeons with a special interest in additional specialities which would include colorectal surgery, upper gastrointestinal surgery, breast and endocrine surgery, and hepatobiliary and transplant...

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Otolaryngology Surgery

Department of Otolaryngology The primary mission of the Department of Otolaryngology/Head & Neck Surgery in RCSI is to provide teaching in the specialty at undergraduate and postgraduate level, promote research in the field and provide educational services to various courses run under the auspices of the...

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