Qualifications: MB, BAO, BCH, AFRCSI, MCh, FRCS(plast), E.B.O.P.R.A.S. Fellow., Dip Health Management.
Experience: Graduate of U.C.D 1997 Basic Surgical Training – Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland Master of Surgery Higher Degree; – investigating wound healing in a diabetic model. Higher Surgical Training – Irish National Training Programme in Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery
Awarded Fellowships: Aesthetic Fellowship at the McIndoe Surgical Unit at East Grinstead, London. Clinical Hand Surgery Fellowship at The Royal Northshore Hospital, Sydney Australia.
Achievements: Clinical Hand Fellowship Award. Nagor Aesthetic Fellowship Award. Developed and directed the first Anatomical Hand Dissection Course in Ireland, later teaching at subsequent courses. Emergency Management Severe Burns. Course Instructor, British Burns Association. Diploma of Health Management for Doctors, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland. Master of Surgery, MCh researching Diabetic Wound Healing, presented at the American Association for Academic Surgery, Annual Conference. Phil Vizzard Research Grant. Smith and Nephew Medical Ltd Research Grant. Advanced Trauma and Life Support Certified. First Class honours in Anatomy.
Current Membership: Irish Association of Plastic Surgeons. American Society of Plastic Surgeons. International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery. Irish Hand Surgery Society. Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland. Irish Medical Council.