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Consultant Details

Moore, Mr. David

Speciality: ,
Practice: Suite 19, Blackrock Clinic

Secretary: Grainne & Anne Marie
Clinic Times: Alt Monday all day & Friday pm
Telephone: 01 288 5552
Fax: 01 278 3543

David P Moore


Professional Profile

David graduated from University College, Dublin in 1981 and completed the Irish Trauma and Orthopaedic training programme in 1991. He then spent a year doing Paediatric Orthopaedics in a University of Minnesota affiliated fellowship in Gillette Children’s Hospital in St. Paul and the Shriners Hospital in Minneapolis.  After this he did a fellowship in spinal surgery in the Queen’s Medical Centre in Nottingham.
He was appointed as a Consultant Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon in 1993.  He works in Our Lady’s Children’s hospital Crumlin, Tallaght Hospital and Blackrock Clinic in Dublin.

He specialises in adult and childrens’ orthopaedics with a particular interest in spine pathology including deformity surgery, limb lengthening and reconstruction, and joint replacement.


Undergraduate in UCD.  MB BCh BAO 1981

  • Postgraduate in RCSI, FRCSI 1985
  • University of Liverpool, MChOrth 1987
  • Certificate in Specialist Training in Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery  1991
  • Paediatric Orthopaedic Fellowhip in University of Minnesota, 1992
  • Spinal Surgery Fellowship in QMC Nottingham, 1993

Recent Achievements

  • Involved in directing and participating in numerous instructional courses in limb reconstruction, spinal surgery, trauma and paediatric orthopaedics.
  • President of the Irish Institute of Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery (1997 – 2013).
  • Member of the Council of the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland.
  • Joint Clinic Lead in the Trauma and Orthopaedic Clinical Programme.


Member of the Council of RCSI

Joint Committee on Intercollegiate  Examinations (JCIE)

Chairman of the RCSI Medicine & Health Sciences Board

Member of the RCSI Finance Committee

Member of the RCSI Surgical Affairs Committee

Steering Committee of the Irish National Orthopaedic Register.

Joint Clinical Lead in the Trauma and Orthopaedic Clinical Programme.

Steering Group for Prospective Funding.

Member of the Trainers Committee, Irish Institute of Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery

Member of the Governing Board of the National Office of Clinical Audit.

Member of the Steering Committee of the Irish Hip Fracture Database