Managing acute and chronic illnesses is at the core of Family medicine.
The Maternity and Infant Care Scheme is a free service provided to all expectant mothers.
We are delighted to be able to offer you a full childhood vaccination service.
We offer menopause assessment and treatment.
The National Cervical Screening Programme provides free smear tests to women aged 25 to 60
We offer a confidential and discreet screening service for sexually transmitted infections.
A range of family planning services is available (coil insertion/Implanon not offered presently).
A “full health check” and highlight areas that need to be looked at given your stage in life.
A 24 hour blood pressure monitor is an accurate method of diagnosing high blood pressure (hypertension).
A programme in which we aim to help you manage your diabetes effectively so that you can maximise your health and enjoy feeling as well as possible.
Cryotherapy is used to treat and remove a variety of benign skin conditions, like warts, verrucae, skin tags and other lesions.
If you are planning to travel abroad, you should schedule a travel vaccine consultation well in advance of your trip.
Merrion Gates Medical Centre aims to provide excellent, expert GP health care to our patients across the full range of general practice and family medicine services, in a friendly and caring environment.
It is important to have a family GP that you are happy with, one that you can rely on and that knows you and your family’s medical history. This increases the chance of a fast diagnosis and which results in more timely treatment for the patient.
We also recognise the need to respond to the demands of our patients as quickly as possible. We endeavour to provide an efficient service dealing quickly and accurately with your needs. At Merrion Gates Medical Centre we practise evidence-based medicine and the management of our patients is always based on the most up-to-date clinical knowledge. Our knowledgebase continues to expand with new advancements in medicine and we promise to continue this development with you, our patient, in mind.
We are a university-affiliated (RCSI ) teaching practice.
Dr. Sarah Carty
MB, BCH, BAO, LRCP+SI, DCH, DME, DRCOG
Dipl. Med Ed (NUIG)
Dr. Sarah Carty graduated from the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (RCSI) in 1999 and completed her specialist training in General Practice in Edinburgh in 2003. Dr. Carty has been working at the Merrion Gates Medical Centre since 2005. She is involved in undergraduate and postgraduate GP training and is a GP trainer with the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (RCSI). Dr. Carty has a special interest in medicine for the elderly, women’s health and is involved in teaching RCSI medical students. She has been an examiner with the ICGP since 2010.
Dr. Enda Ryan
MB MRCPI MRCGP
Dipl. in Child Health (DCH)
Dr. Enda Ryan graduated from Trinity in 1997. He spent several years training in internal medicine before changing to general practice. Dr. Ryan completed his GP training and joined the practice on the Merrion Road on his return from the UK in 2006. He is a member of both the Royal College of Physicians and the Royal College of General Practice. Dr. Ryan has a diploma in Child Health (DCH). Special interests: Men’s health, Diabetes, Cardiovascular disease and prevention.