Orthopaedic And Sports Surgeon, Knee and Shoulder Pain

Professor of Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine
Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

Orthopaedic And Sports Surgeon, Knee and Shoulder Pain

Sports Surgery Clinic
Sport. Science. Surgery

Orthopaedic And Sports Surgeon, Knee and Shoulder Pain

Trinity College Dublin
Research. Teaching. Advancing



COVID19 Update May 27th 2021:

Dear Colleagues & Patients,

We would like to inform you that our practice remains fully operational with regards to normal clinical practice and surgical activity. We continue to welcome referrals for patients suffering with knee and shoulder conditions across any of our three practice sites (Sports Surgery Clinic, Blackrock Clinic and Galway Clinic) where we operate weekly clinics.

Please visit our Contact Page for more information regarding referrals and if we can be of any assistance, please contact us directly at any time.

Kind Regards,
Cathal & Practice Team

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Cathal is passionate about helping athletes and patients recover from pain and injury through expert diagnosis and treatment planning.  Our practice emphasis is on enhancing repair and regeneration in your body. We use exercise therapy and minimally invasive surgical procedures where possible. The practice team will work together to help you achieve the best outcome possible.

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Cathal’s extensive training and expertise has allowed him to develop a specialist focus on the care of injuries of the knee and shoulder. Minimally invasive keyhole options are used where possible, with an emphasis on the most up to date techniques in modern orthopaedics and sports medicine.

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Treatment Options

Exercise, rehabilitation and physiotherapy are key aspects of resolving pain and injury. Cathal works closely with many of Ireland’s leading physiotherapists to deliver the highest quality care of care we can to our patients before and after any surgical treatments. Surgery is only considered when non-surgical options have been tried or are unsuitable.

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