Dr Deirdre Fitzgerald
|Phone:||(01) 662 4643|
|Fax:||(01) 661 9221|
St Vincent’s Private Hospital,
|Hours:||Thursday 12:00 - 16:15|
Rhinology & Facial Plastic Surgery
Ms Deirdre Fitzgerald is a Consultant Ear, Nose, Throat & Facial Plastic Surgeon.
Deirdre treats adults and children for all of the common ENT problems, such as hearing loss, tonsillitis, hoarseness, snoring and sleep apnoea, along with her dual sub-specialist interests of Rhinology (nose & sinuses) and Facial Plastic Surgery.
Since graduating from University College Dublin in 2002, she has attained her Bachelor of Medical Science, Diploma of Head & Neck Surgery, Masters in Surgery for her thesis on Voice, and Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland.
Deirdre has worked in Irish, Australian and UK ENT Departments. In 2015, she worked as an ENT Consultant at St Vincent’s University Hospital, prior to taking up the prestigious London St George’s Fellowship in Rhinology and Facial Plastic Surgery. At St George’s, she received world-class training under ENT, Facial Plastic, Anterior Skull Base, Maxillofacial and Moorfields-Oculoplastic Surgeons. She went on to found the Dublin branch of Fitzgerald Private Clinic, upon her return to Ireland, in 2017, and works in several hospitals.
Deirdre has presented her research internationally and has won several awards. She is enrolled on the Specialist Register in Otolaryngology, Head & Neck Surgery, with both the Irish Medical Council and the UK GMC. She is a member of the ENT UK, Facial Plastic Surgery UK, the European Association of Facial Plastic Surgery, the Royal Society of Medicine, London, and is a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland.
Deirdre is regularly invited to teach on the London Functional Endoscopic Sinus Surgery Course, the London Facial Plastic Surgery course and is also a member of teaching faculty for the London Step-by-Step: Rhinoplasty course.
Deirdre works closely with Respiratory and Allergy Colleagues to optimise patient quality of life.
Deirdre is the only surgeon in Ireland currently offering Entellus Balloon Sinuplasty. She has pioneered Balloon Eustachian Tube Dilatation in Ireland, for the treatment of Eustachian Tube Dysfunction.
• St Vincent’s Private Hospital, Dublin 4
• Fitzgerald Private Clinic, Dublin & Donegal
• Beacon Hospital, Dublin, Wexford & Mullingar
• Beacon for Kids, Dublin
• Temple Street Children’s University Hospital, Dublin
• Mater Misericordiae University Hospital, Dublin
MB Bch BAO BMed Sc IMRCSI DOHNS MCh FRCSI (ORL-HNS)