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Mater Private Network, Eccles Street, Dublin 7,
D07 WKW8
1800 123 456 (Choose option 1) Outside ROI +353 (0)51 595 109

Business Hours: Monday - Friday 9am - 5.30pm (excluding bank holidays). Please note a referral letter is required before an appointment can be confirmed.

Mater Private Network, Citygate, Mahon,
Cork, T12 K199
021 601 3256

Please note a referral letter is required before an appointment can be confirmed.

Newenham House, Northern Cross, Malahide Rd,
Dublin, D17 AY61
1800 69 16 16 Outside ROI +353 (0)51 595 109

Please note a referral letter is required before an appointment can be confirmed.

Cherrywood Business Park, Building 11, Loughlinstown,
Co. Dublin, D18 DH50
1800 69 16 16 Outside ROI +353 (0)51 595 109

Please note a referral letter is required before an appointment can be confirmed.

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About our service

There are multiple radiology departments to chose from at Mater Private Network -  Eccles Street, Northern Cross and Cherrywood in Dublin, and Mahon in Cork. Each provides state-of-the-art imaging services and interventional techniques, supporting our expert consultants and the wide range of medical services they offer. Services include the following:

  • Abdominal imaging
  • Breast imaging
  • Chest imaging
  • Cardiac and cardiovascular imaging
  • Emergency radiology
  • Genitourinary imaging
  • Gynaecologic imaging
  • Interventional radiology services
  • Musculoskeletal imaging
  • Neuroimaging
  • Nuclear medicine
  • Oncology imaging
  • Prostate imaging

Opening hours

We now offer extended opening hours, including weekends, in different locations in the Dublin area. These extended opening hours allow us to offer a greater range of appointments for MRIs, Mammograms and CT scans. Learn more.

  • Dublin hospital: Eccles Street, Monday – Friday | 8am - 4:30pm
  • CT/MRI: Monday – Sunday | 8am - 4:30pm (by appointment only)
  • Cherrywood and Northern Cross Day Hospitals: Monday – Friday | 8am - 4:30pm (by appointment only)


Mater Private Hospital in Eccles Street offers a walk-in service for X-ray Monday – Friday | 8am - 4:30pm.

You must have a referral from a doctor for an X-ray and you must bring it with you. Please be advised that you will have to pay for your X-ray on the day. You may be able to reclaim the cost from your insurer.

Mater Private Cherrywood and Northern Cross currently operate on an appointment-only basis.

  • X-ray: Monday – Friday | 8am - 6pm 
  • CT: Monday – Friday | 8am - 6pm
  • Ultrasound: Monday – Friday | 9am - 5pm
  • MRI: Monday – Saturday | 07:30am - 8pm 

Appointments for x-ray are available on a walk-in basis with all urgent appointments typically available within 24 hours.

Where our services are available across our network

We offer a comprehensive range of procedures including CTs, MRIs, nuclear scans and x-rays. Details of where you can avail of them are outlined below:





Northern Cross

Breast Imaging


Cardiac Calcium Scoring








Interventional Radiology





Nuclear Medicine






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X-rays, ultrasounds, CT/CTAs and MRIs now available in Dublin 17 through the expanded Mater Private Network. Our leading experts delivering quality care you can trust.

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Access to our radiology service

Please note that we don’t accept self-referral. In order to book a radiology appointment, we require a written referral letter from a medical practitioner registered in the Republic of Ireland or Northern Ireland.

For booking an appointment please fill out the request an appointment form.

You can refer your patients by using the following referral channels:

Each referral must be written, justified with adequate clinical information, and take account of previous procedures and non-radiation alternatives. Please download our radiology referral form.

For justification, we recommend the use of the IREFER guidelines which are available on the website (

Please be advised that Mater Private radiology department only accepts referrals from medical practitioners registered in the Republic of Ireland or Northern Ireland who meet the criteria in SI 256 2018 and SI 30 2019. 

  Radiology Referral Letter (pdf) | 0KB

Triage process

Our radiology department receives and triages the referral letters. We give priority to urgent referrals. Once your referral letter is triaged, the scheduling team at Mater Private will contact you to arrange an appointment.


GPs/referring clinicians in Dublin

Results are sent to the referring clinician. For additional copies, there are different routes depending on whether you are a patient or a clinician.

GPs/referring clinicians in Cork

Call 087 668 8138 for clinical queries in relation to results and reporting.

Copies of imaging

If you would like a copy of your imaging please email

providing your name, date of birth, hospital number (if known) and the date and type of scan.

Please specify if you wish to receive a hardcopy CD or digitally via email.

Our consultants

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Radiology safety guidelines

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Frequently asked questions

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