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Blackrock Clinic performs a wide range of medical, surgical and dental procedures at its private healthcare facility in Dublin. To view information on your required procedure or to view our directory of services please see the list below.

ProcedureDescription
Abdominoplasty

After pregnancy or substantial weight loss, many people find their abdominal muscles are weak and … more >>

Amputations

Amputations are sometimes necessary if there is reduced blood flow in some area.  This might … more >>

Ankle Brachial Indices

Ankle Brachial Indices which measures the ratio of blood pressure in the legs and arms, … more >>

Arterial Angioplasty

Arterial Angioplasty is where a surgeon will insert a balloon or a stent to open … more >>

Arterial Duplex of the upper or lower limbs

Arterial Duplex of the upper or lower limbs which gives an image of the artery, … more >>

AV Fistula Assessment

AV Fistula Assessment; An AV Fistula is a connection made between an artery and vein, … more >>

AV Fistula Formation

AV Fistula Formation is a complex connection of an artery and a vein to help … more >>

Biochemistry

Biochemistry combines analytical chemistry with aspects of physiology, physical chemistry, pathophysiology and diagnostic medicine. Diagnostic … more >>

Blepharoplasty

Droopy eyelids can make you look older and can also impair vision. Upper and or … more >>

Blood Transfusion

The Blood Bank includes both the transfusion laboratory and the haemovigilance function to ensure full … more >>

Breast Augmentation

Breast Augmentation involves using implants to increase the size and or improve the shape of … more >>

Breast Reduction

Large breasts can cause physical problems such as back pain, shoulder pain, neck pain, poor … more >>

Brow/Forehead Lift

The brow/forehead lift is designed to restore a more youthful appearance to the brow. The operation … more >>

Calcium Score Scan

This scan can detect very small deposits of calcium in your coronary arteries with great … more >>

Cardiac CT (Computed Tomography)

Computed tomography of the heart (CT coronary angiogram) is a procedure used to assess the … more >>

Cardiac CT (Computed Tomography) Scan

Patient Information Please download our patient information brochure regarding Cardiac CT and Calcium Score scans … more >>

Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging)

Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) allows cardiologists to see the heart in more detail than … more >>

Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging)

Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) allows cardiologists to see the heart in more detail than … more >>

Cardio Pulmonary Stress Test

This Cardio-respiratory exercise test assesses heart and lung function. The patient exercises on a treadmill … more >>

Cardioversion

This is a non invasive procedure used to correct an abnormal heart rhythm. It is … more >>

Carotid Artery Duplex

Carotid Artery Duplex gives an image of the Carotid artery and the vertebral arteries. These … more >>

Carotid Endarterectomy

Carotid Endarterectomy is a surgical procedure to remove plaque which may cause a blockage in … more >>

Catheter Ablation

This is an invasive procedure used to treat an abnormal heart rhythm (arrhythmia). It is … more >>

Coronary Angiogram

This is an invasive imaging procedure, used to: Evaluate the presence of disease in the … more >>

Coronary Angioplasty

Coronary Angioplasty is a procedure used to widen narrowed coronary arteries. Opening up the arteries … more >>

CT (Computed Tomography) scans

CT or Computed Tomography creates a 3 D image of the organ under investigation. Very … more >>

Deep Vein Thrombosis scanning

Deep Vein Thrombosis scanning which checks for thrombus (a blood clot) in both deep and … more >>

Endoscopic Sympathectomy

Endoscopic Sympathectomy is a highly effective treatment which stops patients from sweating profusely. These patients … more >>

EP Study

This is an invasive procedure used to investigate an abnormal heart, determine the reasons behind … more >>

EVAR (Endovascular Aneurysm Repair)

EVAR (Endovascular Aneurysm Repair) is a type of surgery used to treat an abdominal aortic … more >>

Exercise Challenge

This test seeks to provoke a patient’s allergy by testing them on a treadmill in … more >>

Face Lift

A facelift is a type of cosmetic surgery used to give a more youthful appearance. … more >>

Haematology

Haematology deals with disorders of blood, blood cells and the bone marrow. Examples are the … more >>

Hearing Aid Evaluation

We will complete a medical and lifestyle questionnaire, this is a comprehensive patient medical history … more >>

Hearing Protection

A full hearing assessment will be undertaken to advise you on conservation of your hearing. … more >>

Histopathology

Histopathology aids the diagnosis and staging of a wide variety of diseases using surgically and … more >>

Immunology

Immunology is a specialty which deals with the investigation of immune disorders such as Auto-Immune … more >>

Impedance Audiometry

The purpose of this test is to check how well the ear drum is moving.  … more >>

Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD)

This is an invasive procedure used to stabilise the heart rhythm. It is performed in … more >>

Methacholine Challenge

This test is most commonly used to diagnose or evaluate asthma and uses a machine … more >>

Microbiology

Microbiology is a specialty which deals with the investigation of infection and infectious diseases caused … more >>

MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging)

MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) scans are similar to CT scans in that they can be … more >>

Otacoustic Emissions (OAE)

Otoacoustic emissions, or OAE tests as they are popularly referred to, are conducted to check … more >>

Pacemaker

This is an invasive procedure used to stabilise the heart rhythm. It is performed in … more >>

Phlebotomy

Phlebotomy is the practice of drawing blood for tests. Pathology provides an outpatient and an … more >>

Prominent Ear Correction

Protruding ears typically lie at an angle greater than the “normal” of 15 degrees from … more >>

Pulmonary Function Test

Patients are asked to do three different breathing exercises, including a spirometry test to assess … more >>

Pulmonary Vein Isolation (PVI)

This is an invasive procedure used to treat an abnormal heart rhythm (arrhythmia). It is … more >>

Pure Tone Audiometry

This is your hearing assessment. You will be placed in a sound proof booth .Various … more >>

Rhinoplasty

This is a type of cosmetic surgery that is performed to reshape the nose. Although … more >>

Sclerotherapy

Sclerotherapy is usually suitable for people who have small to medium sized varicose veins and … more >>

Spirometry

This is a short respiratory test to assess lung function and is a component of … more >>

Temporal biopsies

Temporal biopsies give an indication of the likelihood of a patient having a stroke and … more >>

Tinnitus Management

Your hearing will be assessed by an audiologist to determine if a hearing loss is present. … more >>

Transesophageal Echocardiogram (TOE)

This is an endoscopic echocardiogram. This means that the ultrasound equipment is placed on the … more >>

Ultrasound scans

Sonography is an ultrasound-based diagnostic imaging technique used for visualizing subcutaneous body structures including tendons, … more >>

Varicose Vein scanning

Varicose Vein scanning which checks the superficial and deep veins for flaws such as reflux … more >>

Video Otoscopy

Your Audiologist will examine your ears using a magnified camera. This will determine the physical … more >>

Visual Reinforcement Audiometry

This is your hearing assessment for under 3 years of age. The child will be … more >>

X-rays

X-rays are useful in the detection of pathology of the skeletal system as well as … more >>