Dr Hugh Durkin

Dr. Hugh Durkin MB, BCH, BAO, DCH, LM, MICGP (Dublin 1973) graduated from University College Dublin in 1973. He founded the Tallaght Medical Centre in 1977 and has watched it grow and develop over the past 38 years. Dr Durkin enjoys all aspects of family medicine. He is a registered Specialist in the General Practitioner category of the Irish Medical Council and regularly attends international conferences on advances in medicine.

Dr Derry Daly

Dr Derry Daly MB, BCH, BAO, DCH, DO, MICGP (Dublin 1977). Dr Dermot Daly graduated from University College Dublin in 1977. He joined the Tallaght Medical Centre in 1982. Dr Daly has a keen interest in sports medicine and is a member of the Irish College of General Practitioners in Ireland.

Dr. Thomas Field

Dr Tom Field MB, BCH, BAO, DCH, DO, FPC, MICGP, DSpMed (Dublin 1979) graduated from University College Dublin in 1979 and is a member of the Irish College of General Practitioners.  Dr Field joined the practice in 1986. His main interests are family planning, minor surgery, cryotherapy and sports medicine.

Dr Laura Durkin

Dr. Laura Durkin MB, BCH, BAO, DCH, FPC, MICGP (Dublin 1999) graduated from University College Dublin in 1999. She joined the Tallaght Medical Centre in 2003. Her post graduate experience included working in Paediatrics in Tallaght Hospital and in the area of Gynaecology in the Mater Hospital. Dr Durkin enjoys all aspects of general practice but has a special interest in women's health and paediatrics. Dr Durkin also carries out a cosmetic dermatology clinic in the surgeries. She is a member of the Irish College of General Practitioners in Ireland.   Dr Laura Durkin is a registered specialist in the General Practitioner category of the Irish Medical Council. She has attained additional qualifications in the areas of children's health and family planning.

NURSES

Nurse Niamh Cleary

Kilnamanagh Surgery

Nurse Karen Donaldson

Kingswood Surgery

Nurse Elaine O'Connor

Killinarden and Castletymon Surgery

PRACTICE TEAM

Practice Manager

Celina McQuillan

Medical Administrators

  • Angela Mulligan 

  • Antoinette McEvoy 

  • Deirdre Burgess

  • Kay Shiels

  • Marie Emmett

  • Pamela Gibson 

  • Paula Harding 

  • Rita McGinn 

  • Sheelagh Shortall

  • Susan Donnelly 

  • Terry Sunderland 

Phlebotomists

  • Caoimhe Whyte

  • Nikki McDonald 

Out Of Hours Medical Administrators

  • Chloe Connolly

  • Chloe Condon

  • Juanita Kelly  

Laura McCaffrey-Physician Associate

Laura McCaffrey PA-IC is a certified Physician Associate and joined the practice in 2019. Medically trained from the Royal College of Surgeons, Laura holds a MSc in Physician Associate studies. She also graduated from Queens University Belfast with a BSc in Biomedical Science in 2016. Laura’s training included general medicine and surgery across a number of different hospitals in Dublin.Laura has a special interest in chronic disease management, general medicine and women’s health. Laura is a founding board member of the Irish Society of Physician Associates (ISPA). 

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