Respiratory Medicine

Ireland’s leading Respiratory Centre is serviced by both the Mater Private Hospital and its sister hospital the Mater Misericordiae University Hospital.

Our dedicated team of best in class respiratory physicians offers a complete range of tests and treatments for lung disease.

Our Team

On our team, we are delighted to have the expertise of Professor Sean Gaine, Professor Jim Egan, Dr. Dermot O'Callaghan and Dr. Brian McCullagh.

Prof. Sean Gaine pioneers the availability of novel emerging therapies for patients including a National Program for the Management of Pulmonary Hypertension.

Prof. Jim Egan is a leading international expert in Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis and provides an integrated service for patients including new emerging therapies such as Airway Bypass Stenting and Artificial Lung Valves.

Our Services

Some of the symptoms a GP can refer a patient to our service for include:

  • Management of Cough
  • Evaluation of Breathlessness
  • Investigation of Haemophysis
  • Management of COPD
  • Management of Pneumonia

Our rapid access services include:

  • Interventional Bronchoscopy
  • Lung Function
  • High Resolution CT Scan
  • Rapid Diagnosis Services
  • Multidisciplinary Care
  • Management of Emphysema
  • Evaluation and Treatment of Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Evaluation and Treatment of Pulmonary Fibrosis