Beaumont Hospital

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Medical Professional Information

Beaumont Hospital is a major academic teaching hospital with a strong commitment and track record in innovation in patient care and basic science research. We are the second largest hospital in the Republic of Ireland and the principal teaching hospital for the medical school of the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland.

Key Specialties

Beaumont Hospital is the National Centre for Neurosurgery, Renal Transplantation, Cochlear Transplantation and Alpha 1 Antitrypsin deficiency.  We have multiple supra-regional specialities and provide secondary care for a large North Dublin catchment area.  Beaumont is designated as a supra-regional cancer and radiotherapy centre.

International Reputation

A large Education and Research Centre run by the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland on the Beaumont Hospital campus provides state of the art core molecular and cell biology facilities with a large number of clinical and basic science investigators.

The research programmes based at this Centre have established an international reputation in many disciplines, including translational programmes in Innate Immunity and Airway Inflammation run by the Academic Department of Respiratory Medicine.  Investigators have attracted extensive National and International funding through the Centre. In addition, the Centre hosts a clinical research centre that facilitates high quality clinical research programmes.

Beaumont Hospital has a major educational programme for undergraduate medical students, postgraduates in all sub specialities, nursing education and training of allied health professionals. The Hospital has been a leader in devising, validating, and appraising a variety of new teaching methods and the development of e-learning.


GP Blood Testing Service

The GP Blood Testing service is an appointment-only Clinic on the ground floor of the Hospital, just beside the main reception desk. The online appointment system for the clinic improves access to and reduces waiting times for appointments.  Please see HERE for details on how to book through the on-line appointment system


Neurosurgery Transfer Pack

Please see important information in the link above which is required to process your patient's transfer to the Neurosurgical Unit in Beaumont Hospital