FAQs

Some of our Frequently Asked Question are:

Joanne Beckett is our chiropodist. Appointments are made by ringing (01) 834 4612. Many medical card holders are entitled to a 'Chiropody Card'. Please ask at the desk and we will supply you with an application form for a Chiropody card.

What if I need a Housecall?
We are limited to providing housecalls to the elderly and housebound only. However, if you do feel you need a housecall please phone before 12 Noon or earlier if you can. Doctors usually do calls between 1pm and 2pm, approximately. We can look after you better in our custom built general practice so we encourage you to come and see us at the clinic.

What do I do if the Surgery is closed or in an emergency?
Phone 1850 22 44 77. This will put you through to D Doc, the North Dublin GP out of hours service. They have clinics for emergencies in Ballymun, Coolock, Swords and Hartstown. If for any reason you cannot get through to D Doc you may need to go to your nearest Accident and Emergency Department. The number to call for an ambulance in case of emergency is 999 or 112.

Fertility First is our new dedicated Fertility Services for men and women. There is much more information on this exciting service under ' Services' . We offer specialised testing eg A.M.H. for women and DNA fragmentation tests for men. Fertility Clinic >>
At the Cremore Clinic we have a Heart Health Dedicated Clinic. If you wish to attend for heart screening, ring (01) 834 4612 and book a Dedicated Clinic appointment.
We try to see you as close to your appointment time as possible. However, very sick adults or children will be seen first so therefore the time you wait is sometimes unpredictable.  We now have a specific Doctor dedicated each day to run an ' Urgent Care Clinic ' for patients who need to be seen on the same day. To make the clinic more time efficient, this clinic is limited to dealing with the presenting complaint of the day. We do not do health screening or preventive medicine as part of this consultation. We do appreciate your patience and concern for others.
The menopause clinic is one of the specialty clinics on offer in The Cremore Clinic. If you think you are suffering from menopausal symptoms you can ring (01) 834 4611 and book a Specialty clinic appointment. Menopause Clinic >>
The brain and the body are not separate entities. Mental or emotionally stressful situations can be the most difficult health issues to deal with for the majority of people. Our Mental Health Clinic >>
Many procedures are suitable to be done in General Practice thus cutting down on long waiting lists for Hospital. These include, cryosurgery, removal of moles and some other skin lesions, removal of toenails and joint injections. You will need to make an appointment to see one of our doctors before we can consider you for minor surgery >>.
At the Cremore Clinic. We offer fitting of the Mirena Intrauterine System ( coil ) as a Speciality Clinic.
We have a full time Physiotherapist on staff. He is a wonderful asset to our Practice and has an interest in Musculoskeletal problems.
Please give us at least 4-5 days notice for repeat presc riptions. If you have an urgent prescription from a hospital you need to let us know so that we can prioritise it.
Our Psychotherapist is Dorothy Twohig. We have had terrific feedback from patients since she joined the Practice. Appointments are made for Dorothy in the same way as any other appointment by ringing 018344611. Cost is €75 per session. It is not possible to predict how many sessions you might need without assessment.
At the Cremore Clinic we offer Screening for Sexually Transmitted Infections in a dedicated Sexual Health Clinic >>
The Cremore Clinic has been providing Travel Advice now for sixteen years. We have a yellow fever licence and we do a group rate and back up service for secondary schools on immersion programmes. We hold a Yellow fever licence. You will need to talk to nurse Deirdre with your travel itinerary before your first visit. This allows us to tailor your needs and order any special vaccines you might require. Read more about our Travel Vaccines Clinic >>
We offer a special 'Fertility First' clinic for men and women. We have certain days for minor surgical procedures. We also have dedicated times for our Mirena clinic.
Please phone 086-7948349 to find out the results of your tests between 2pm - 3pm if possible.This 'phone is answered by our nurse who will be able to address your questions.