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Vaginal birth after C-section clinic
University Maternity Hospital Limerick

Ennis Road , Limerick, Limerick, V94 C566


Phone: 061 483132


Internal Directions:
Main clinic UMHL - Proceed through the front door, take the first right through double doors, proceed past the shop, take the stairs going down and continue straight at the end of the stairs to clinc

Opening hours:
08:30 - 13:00 - Monday and Tuesday 13:00 - 17:00

About Obstetrics

Obstetrics is the area of medicine concerned with pregnancy, the delivery of babies and the welfare of the mother. Consultant obstetricians work closely with midwives in all aspects of routine and complex ante-natal care, care of the mother and baby during delivery, and post natal support.

About Vaginal birth after C-section clinic

Vaginal birth after C-section Clinic If a patient has experienced a cesarean birth (also called c-section), the patient may be able to have their next baby vaginally. This is called vaginal birth after cesarean (also called VBAC). Cesarean birth is surgery in which your baby is born through a cut that your health care provider makes in your belly and uterus.

Referrals and Appointments

Available to: Expectant Mums who require this service

Who needs to refer you: Consultant or GP

How to access this service: Referral Letter to include name, date of birth, address, any relevant medical information specific to the referral, llist of current medications.

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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