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Adult services
University Hospital Limerick

St Nessan's Road, Dooradoyle, Limerick, Limerick, V94 F858

Phone: 061 482855


Internal Directions:
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.

Opening hours:
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


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