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Outpatient and inpatient service
University Hospital Limerick

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

Phone: 061 482636

Email: -

Internal Directions:
Renal Dialysis Unit, Level 1 Critical Care Block

Opening hours:
2pm to 5.30pm Mondays 2pm to 5.30pm Tuesdays 9am to 12 noon Every second Tuesday

About Renal Medicine Nephrology

Renal medicine deals with the preservation of kidney health, dialysis and the treatment of kidney disease. The Renal Unit provides a full range of care for people with kidney disease. A nephrologist is a medical doctor who specialises in kidney care and treating diseases of the kidneys. This may include dialysis, kidney transplant or conservative care. They will monitor your kidney function and help to manage any associated symptoms.

About Outpatient and inpatient service

Nurse-led Patient Education Sessions Nurse-led outpatient clinics

Referrals and Appointments

Available to: Adults

Who needs to refer you: Consultant GP

How to access this service: Referral letter 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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