Meagher, Mr. Peter
Speciality: Plastic and Hand Surgery, Plastic Surgery
Practice: Suite 21, Blackrock Clinic
Secretary: Dawn / Beckie
Clinic Times: Every Monday am
Telephone: 01 213 5608
Fax: 01 293 5962
Mr Meagher studied medicine at the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland and qualified in 1989. He did his innitial surgical training in vascular, orthopaedic and colorectal surgery in Dublin before deciding to specialize in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. He qualified as a General Surgeon in 1993 and was awarded the Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (FRCSI). He then commenced a six-year plastic surgery training program, the first year of which was spent at St James’s Hospital in Dublin and Our Lady’s Hospital for Sick Children in Crumlin, Ireland. The remaining five years of his training were spent in the UK, where he worked at Guy’s and St Thomas’s Hospital, University College Hospital (UCH), the Middlesex Hospital, Queen Mary’s University Hospital, Roehampton and St George’s University Hospital where he completed his training in 1999, was awarded his certificate of completion of Surgical Training (CCST) and received a Fellowship of the Plastic Surgery Division of the Royal College of Surgeons (FRCSPlast). He subsequently spent two years at the Bernard O’Brien Institute of Microsurgery in Melbourne training in microsurgical techniques prior to his appointment, in 2001, as a Consultant Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon with a Special Interest in Breast Reconstruction at St George’s University Hospital in London. This is the largest NHS hospital in the UK and is closely linked to St George’s Hospital Medical School where he was an Honorary Senior Lecturer in the Department of Surgery. In July 2007 Mr Meagher returned to Dublin to work as a Consultant at St James’s Hospital.
Breast Reconstruction and all aesthetic procedures including breast augmentation, reduction, uplift, abdominoplasty, liposuction, face/neck lift, blepharoplasty (eyelid) surgery, rhinoplasty (nasal) surgery and otoplasty (ear) surgery. Non invasive treatments such as Botulinum Toxin (BOTOX) injections and dermal fillers to address contour abnormalities including fine lines and wrinkles.
Mr Meagher is heavily committed to the teaching and training of junior doctors and nurses who have an interest in plastic surgery. Whilst at St George’s Hospital in London he was responsible for Registrar training locally, representing the hospital on the Pan Thames Training Scheme Governing Body which oversees the training of all plastic surgeons in the South East of England. He was also Honorary Senior Lecturer in the Dept of Surgery at St George’s University Medical School. He has published extensively and remains on the editorial reviewing panel for the British Journal of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.
Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons (FRCSI),British Association of Plastic Surgeons (BAPS),Irish Association of Plastic Surgeons (IAPS), British Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons (BAAPS),British Society for Surgery of the Hand (BSSH), Australian Hand Surgery Society (AHSS),Irish Medical Organisation (IMO),British Medical Association (BMA),Royal Society of Medicine (RSM) London.Registration with the General Medicine Council (UK) and the Medical Council (IRL).