University Hospital Limerick
St Nessan's Road, Dooradoyle, Limerick, Limerick, V94 F858
Phone: 061 482855
Inpatient services is ward based. Outpatient services are delivered at consultant clinics or in Outpatients 3. To find Outpatients 3: Enter the hospital through the Outpatients Department, turn right and go to the end of the long corridor. At the end of the corridor turn right and go through 2 sets of double doors. The dietitians office is straight ahead. It is to the right of the paediatric clinic and within the same unit as the diabetes department.
8am to 5pm Monday to Friday
About Clinical Nutrition and Dietetics
Clinical Nutrition and Dietetics work with people who are nutritionally at risk because they are unwell and/or undergoing treatment that affects their nutritional status and their ability to eat or they have a medical condition that requires dietary intervention.
About Adult services
Dietitians in University Hospital Limerick provide adult inpatient and outpatient services to consultant referred patients for a wide variety of medical and surgical conditions. All referred inpatients are assessed and a careplan is provided. All referred outpatients are either assessed individually and a care plan is provided or they are invited to attend a group education session delivered by a dietitian.
Referrals and Appointments
Available to: Adults
Who needs to refer you: Consultant
How to access this service: E-referral
Special instructions for patients during COVID19
We may ask you to:
- attend a virtual clinic
- wear a face mask/other PPE
- complete a COVID-19 questionnaire by phone before coming to hospital and to repeat same on arrival
- to wait in their car until closer to your appointment time