Consultant Details

Mc Coy, Dr. Bláthnaid

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Practice: Suite 8, Blackrock Clinic

Clinic Times: Friday all day
Telephone: tba


Paediatrics, Paediatric Neurology, Epilepsy, Clinical Neurophysiology.

Special Interests

Paediatric epilepsy, novel therapy for drug resistant epilepsy including cannabinoids, headache, developmental delay, concussion.

Professional Profile

  • Graduated UCD 2002,
  • MRCPI 2005,
  • Neurology Fellowship in The Hospital for Sick Children / University of Toronto 2009-2011,
  • Consultant Paediatric Neurologist OLCHC Dublin 2011-2013;
  • Board Certified Canadian Society of Clinical Neurophysiology CSCN (EEG) 2011;
  • Paediatric Neurology Consultant at The Hospital for Sick Children Toronto 2013-2019,
  • Assistant Professor of Paediatrics University of Toronto2014-2019, Masters of Clinical Epidemiology University of Toronto grad 2015, Education Scholars Program University of Toronto grad 2018.

Research Interests

Cannabinoids for epilepsy, surgical therapy for epilepsy, Tuberous Sclerosis Complex

Personal Profile

Family – husband, two children, two dogs!

Appointment Requirements

Letter from GP / referring physician; please send any relevant reports – psychology/ school ; or imaging / EEG (on CDs)