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Profile of CUH Specialities

Full profile of Speciality Services across CUH Group available to download here (.pdf)

(For clarity there are three hospitals across 3 sites within the CUH Group:  Cork University Hospital & Cork University Maternity Hospital, Mallow General Hospital, Bantry General Hospital)

Visit Our Services - Our Specialities


Acute Medical Unit


Anaesthesia – Retrieval Programme

 Cancer Services

  • Medical Oncology
  • Chemotherapy Unit
  • Radiation Oncology
  • Radiotherapy Unit
  • Palliative Medicine

Cardiac Services

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Cardiology
  • Chest Pain Clinic
  • Cardiac Assessment Unit 

Community Epilepsy

Dermatology Service 

Ear, Nose & Throat Service (ENT) 

Emergency Medicine

  • The Emergency Department (ED) at Cork University Hospital (CUH) is the busiest ED in Ireland (c. 65,000 annual attendances) with all specialities on site.
  • In addition to providing the full range of Adult, Paediatric, Resuscitation, Ambulatory and Observational medicine streams, it is designated nationally to provide pre-hospital support with a fully equipped rapid response car and telemedicine advice for Advanced Paramedics and ships at sea in which doctors will receive training opportunities.
  • The ED at CUH has Ireland’s first dedicated ED Research Group which has multi-disciplinary membership and designed to execute ED and EMS research projects.

Endocrinology & Diabetes


Geriatric Medicine

  • Old Age Psychiatry
  • General



Infectious Diseases

  • Broad range of infectious conditions seen on wards and in clinics
  • Large HIV / Hepatitis B / Infectious Diseases clinics
  • Inpatient and outpatient specialty services
  • Regional Infectious Diseases experts for Southern Area
  • Excellent training opportunities for Junior Doctors with a focus on research


Neonatology – Cork University Maternity Hospital


Neurology Services

  • Neurology
  • Neurophysiology
  • Neurosurgery

Obstetrics & Gynaecology – Cork University Maternity Hospital


  • Out-Patient Services
  • Diabetic Retinopathy Screening

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Respiratory Medicine

Paediatric Services - Children's Services

  • General Paediatrics
  • Paediatric Neurology
  • Paediatric Allergy Specialist
  • Paediatric Respiratory
  • Paediatric Endocrinology & Diabetes
  • Paediatric Cardiology
  • Paediatric ITU
  • Paediatric Development
  • Neonatology 


Surgical Services

  • Day Surgery Service
  • Surgical Assessment Unit
  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery
  • Breast Surgery
  • Colorectal Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery
  • Stomatherapy Service 

Trauma & Orthopaedic Surgery



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