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Anaesthesia, Intensive Care & Pain Medicine

There are currently 29 Consultant Anaesthetists working in St. Vincent’s Healthcare Group of Hospitals, providing expertise in the clinical departments of Anaesthesia, Intensive Care and Pain Medicine.

St. Vincent’s University Hospital is a tertiary referral centre, providing services for a wide variety of specialities.  The Hospital provides the National tertiary referral service for Liver transplantation and Hepatobiliary surgery.
At present there is a theatre compliment of 8 theatres with an additional 2 new dedicated day care theatres which opened in 2013. The Department also provides and runs a Simulation Training Centre for the hospital.

Saint Vincent’s University Hospital is affiliated to University College Dublin, National University of Ireland, with the Department having academic appointments of Dr Dara Breslin, Senior Lecturer and Professor Alistair Nichol as Professor of Critical Care Medicine.