Meet the Doctors

Details of specialties and subspecialties for some of our NMH Consultants are listed below. Most Consultants offer private care; if you choose to be a private patient, please contact your chosen Consultant's Private Secretary directly to book in. Hospital Fees and Charges vary and can be viewed here.

Prof Shane Higgins - Master

Consultant Obstetrician & Gynaecologist
Subspecialty: Maternal and Fetal Medicine.
Special Interests: Preterm Birth, Labour ward Management, Recurrent Pregnancy Loss.

Private Clinic: (01) 637 3463 E: emily.burke@nmh.ie  


Dr Gerry Agnew

Consultant Obstetrician & Gynaecologist
Subspecialty: Urogynaecology and Pelvic Floor Reconstructive Surgery
Special Interests: Labour Ward Management, Prevention and Management of Incontinence and Prolapse during and after Pregnancy, Management of Obstetrics Emergency and Trauma, Laparoscopic surgery.

Private Clinic: (087) 737 8893 


Prof Cathy Allen

Consultant Obstetrician & Gynaecologist.
Subspecialty: Reproductive Medicine & Surgery
Special interests: Assisted Conception, Recurring Miscarriage Post Reproductive Health.

Private Clinic: (01) 637 3463 E: emily.burke@nmh.ie  


Prof Donal Brennan

Consultant Obstetrician & Gynaecological Oncologist
Special Interests: Laparoscopic surgery, cytoreductive surgery, complex pelvic surgery, placenta accreta/haemorrhage, cancer genetics.

Private Clinic: (087) 142 9696 


Dr Venita Broderick

Consultant Obstetrician & Gynaecologist
Special interests: Paediatric & Adolescent Gynaecology, Colposcopy, Benign Gynaecology, Outpatient Hysteroscopy, Fertility Preservation, Low Risk Antenatal Care.


Dr Stephen Carroll

Consultant Obstetrician & Gynaecologist
Subspecialty: Maternal and Fetal Medicine
Special interests: Maternal and Fetal Medicine, High Risk Pregnancy, Obstetric Ultrasound, Prenatal Diagnosis.

Private Clinic (Maternity only): (01) 637 3327


Dr Siobhan Corcoran

Consultant Obstetrician & Gynaecologist
Subspecialty: Maternal and Fetal Medicine.
Special Interests: Preterm birth prevention, Diagnosis and Management of Fetal Conditions, Management of High Risk Pregnancies, Labour and Delivery.

Private Clinic (Maternity Only): (087) 062 3491



Dr David Crosby

Consultant Obstetrician & Gynaecologist
Subspecialty: Head of Department of Reproductive Medicine
Special Interests: Pregnancy Ultrasound, Labour & Delivery, High Risk Pregnancy, Recurrent Pregnancy Loss & Reproductive Genetics, Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS)

Private Clinic: (01) 663 5072


Dr Zara Fonseca-Kelly

Consultant Obstetrician & Gynaecologist
Subspecialty: Complex Benign Gynaecology
Special Interests: Labour ward Management, Placenta Accreta/Haemorrhage, Laparoscopic Surgery, Benign Gynaecology

Private Clinic: (087) 340 5577 E: Enquiries@zfkclinic.com


Dr Lucia Hartigan

Consultant Obstetrician & Gynaecologist
Subspecialty: Reproductive Medicine.
Special interests: Labour Ward Management, reproductive medicine and surgery and pregnancies after assisted reproduction technology.


Prof Mary Higgins

Consultant Obstetrician & Gynaecologist
Associate Professor, University College Dublin
Subspecialty: Maternal Fetal Medicine
Special interests: Maternal Fetal Medicine, High Risk Pregnancy

Private Clinic: (087) 169 7407 / (01) 637 3296 E: btobin@nmh.ie


Prof Declan Keane

RCSI Associate Professor of Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist
Subspecialty: Urogynaecology
Special interests: Delivery Ward Management and Antepartum Care.

Private Clinic: (01) 637 3342 


Dr Rhona Mahony

Consultant Obstetrician & Gynaecologist.
Former Master of National Maternity Hospital.
Honorary Fellow of A.C.C.O.G. Eisenhower Fellow.
Subspecialty: Maternal and Fetal Medicine.
Special interests: Maternal and Fetal Medicine, Obstetric Ultrasound, Prenatal Diagnosis.

Private Clinic: (086) 784 4449 / (01) 637 3396 E: Denise.Broderick@nmh.ie


Dr Fiona Martyn

Consultant Obstetrician & Gynaecologist.
Subspecialty: Reproductive Medicine, Merrion Fertility Clinic.
Special interests: Reproductive Endoscopic Surgery, Outpatient & Operative Hysteroscopy, Endometriosis, Tubal Surgery and Benign Gynaecology.

Private Clinic: (087) 052 2912


Prof Fionnuala McAuliffe

UCD Chair of Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology at University College Dublin
Director UCD Perinatal Research Centre
Consultant Obstetrician & Gynaecologist
Subspecialty: Maternal and Fetal Medicine


Dr. Donal O'Brien

Consultant Obstetrician & Gynaecologist
Subspecialty: Gynaecological Oncology and Laparoscopic Surgery.
Special interests: Delivery Ward, Management of Haemorrhage, Placenta Praevia/Accreta, Complex Pelvic Surgery

Private Clinic: (01) 637 3152 


Dr Laoise O'Brien

Consultant Obstetrician & Gynaecologist
Special interests: Obstetrics, Labour Ward and General Gynaecology.

Private Clinic (Maternity Only): (087) 675 8643 E: sandra.richards@nmh.ie


Dr Clare O'Connor

Consultant Obstetrician & Gynaecologist
Subspecialty: Maternal and Fetal Medicine
Special interests: Early Pregnancy, Fetal Medicine, High Risk Pregnancy, Prenatal care, Emergency Obstetrics, Labour and Delivery.

Private Clinic: (01) 637 3463 E: emily.burke@nmh.ie   


Dr Michael Robson

Consultant Obstetrician & Gynaecologist
Subspecialty: Labour and Delivery
Special interests: Perinatal Audit, National Clinical Director Maternal and Newborn Clinical Management System (MN-CMS).

Private Clinic: (01) 637 3266 email: ckenny@nmh.ie


Prof Jenny Walsh

Consultant Obstetrician & Gynaecologist
Subspecialty: Maternal and Fetal Medicine 
Special interests: Maternal and Fetal Medicine, Obstetric Ultrasound, Fetal Growth, High Risk Pregnancy, Labour Ward Management.

Private Clinic (Maternity Only): (01) 637 3171 / (083) 380 8065 E: ccorcoran@nmh.ie



Dr Kirk Levins

Consultant Pain Specialist
Subspecialty: Pelvic Pain, Pain during Pregnancy, Back Pain, Neck Pain, Pain after Trauma, Complex Regional Pain Syndrome, Fibromyalgia, Cancer Pain Management.

Special Interests: Endometriosis, Vulvodynia, Pregnancy related Pain, Coccydynia, Pain of Spinal Origin, Knee and Hip Pain, Fibromyalgia, Pain in Connective Tissue Disorders, Neuromodulation, Spasticity Management.

Private Clinic: (089) 2558158 E: elena.levins@nmh.ie 

Dr Siaghal Mac Colgáin

Consultant Anaesthetist
Subspecialty: High Risk Obstetrics
Special interests: Point of care Echocardiography


Dr Roger McMorrow

Clinical Director & Consultant Anaesthetist
Special interests: High Risk Obstetrics, Maternal Medicine.


Dr Gabrielle Colleran

Consultant Paediatric Radiologist
Subspeciality: Fetal and Neuro-Radiology
Special interests: Fetal and Neonatal MRI, Neonatal Sonography.


Prof. Colm O’Donnell

Consultant Neonatologist
Special interests: Neonatal Resuscitation & Delivery Room Care, Respiratory Support of Preterm Infants, Clinical Trials of Delivery Room and Intensive Care Interventions, Evidence–Based Clinical Practice.


Prof Mensud Hatunic

Consultant Endocrinologist
Associate Professor, University College Dublin
Subspeciality: Diabetes & Endocrinology
Special Interests: Diabetes in Pregnancy, Insulin Pump in Pregnancy, Thyroid Disorders and Pregnancy, Other Endocrine Disorders during Pregnancy, Endocrine Disorders and Fertility.

Private Clinic: (087) 759 0349 E: hatunic.clinic@materprivate.ie


Dr Samantha Doyle

Consultant Clinical and Biochemical Geneticist
Subspecialty: Perinatal genomics
Special Interests:  Prenatal diagnosis, predictive genetic testing, management of families with high risk of a genetic diagnosis prior to and during pregnancy, counselling following abnormal NIPS testing, post-mortem diagnosis following fetal loss, general genetics, gynae genetics, maternal medicine genetics

Private Clinic: (087) 435 2899 E: clingendepartment@nmh.ie