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Infectious Diseases

The Department of Infectious Diseases specialises in the management of acute and chronic infections.

Established in 2014, the department has a busy Outpatient Parenteral Antimicrobial Therapy (OPAT) service, a dedicated infectious diseases clinic and a viral hepatitis clinic in conjunction with the St.Vincent’s University Hospital hepatology service. The department is also involved in research and postgraduate training.

Services

  • Viral hepatitis, including hepatitis B and C virus infection
  • Bone and soft tissue infections
  • Outpatient Parenteral Antimicrobial Therapy (OPAT)
  • Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection
  • Sexually transmitted infections
  • Infections in organ transplant recipients
  • Infections in the returning traveller
  • Recurrent infections and immunodeficiency

Consultants

Clinics

Referral Information

We accept consultant and GP referrals to our outpatient department. Please address referrals to Department of Infectious Diseases, St. Vincent’s University Hospital, Elm Park, Dublin 4.

Useful Links

Contact

tel:  (01) 2213363
fax:  (01) 2213331

Location

1st Floor
Clinical Services Building
St. Vincent’s University Hospital
Elm Park
Dublin 4

Opening Hours

Mon to Fri: 08.30 – 17.00