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Consultant Details

Healy, Ms. Claragh


Secretary: Eilish Mc Evoy
Clinic Times:
Telephone: 087 720 1695
Email: Claragh.healy@imeddoc.com

Special Interests

Skin Cancer, Reconstructive Breast Surgery

Professional Profile


  • MB BCh BAO, B Med Sci: Graduated University College Dublin 1999 with Honours and Batchelor of Medical Science
  • AFRSCI :Associate Fellowsip of the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland 2002
  • MCh: Masters in Surgery, RCSI, 2005
  • PhD: Doctor of Philosphosopy, RCSI, 2009
  • FRCS (Plast): Intercollegiate Speciality Examination in Plastic Surgery 2011


  • Breast and Microsurgery Fellow, St. Andrew’s Centre, Chelmsford, UK
  • Breast Microsurgery Fellowship, NYU Langone Medical Centre and Louisana Health Sciences Centre, USA
  • Breast Microsurgery Fellowship, University Hospital Ghent, Belgium
  • Aesthetic Fellowship, Mc Indoe Surgical Centre, East Grinstead, UK
  • Aesthestic Fellowship, Wellington HCA, London, UK
  • Awards
  • Gerry Edwards Memorial Medal, Irish Association Plastic Surgeons, 2004
  • Patrick Meenan Award, UCD Postgraduate Research Award, 2008
  • Ethicon Foundation Travel Grant 2012
  • RCSI Surgical Travel Grant 2012
  • BAPRAS European Travelling Scholarship 2012

Current Appointments

  • Consultant Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeon, St. James’s Hospital 2013-present

Research Interests

  • Perioperative microvascular breast reconstruction.
    Accelerated post-operative recovery following microvascular breast reconstruction.
    Microvascular breast reconstruction patient reported outcomes.
  • Current Membership
  • Irish Association of Plastic Surgeons (IAPS)
  • British Asssocaition of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons (BAPRAS)
  • World Society of Reconstructive Microsurgery (WSRM)