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Prof Denise McDonald

Consultant in Community Child Health

CHI at Tallaght

Prof Denise McDonald is a consultant in Community Child Health and practices primarily in Tallaght. For referral information, please see the Child development & neurodisabilty service page. Child development & neurodisability


Professor Denise McDonald, MD, FRCPI, MB, BAO, BCh, is a consultant paediatrician with a special interest in neurodisability, and a clinical associate professor with Trinity College Dublin. Following the completion of higher specialist training in the UK, Professor McDonald completed doctoral research in Ireland and worked as a consultant in the neurodisability service in Great Ormond Street in London. She has been a consultant in CHI at Tallaght since 2005. Her interests lie in the management of children and young people with motor difficulties, neuromuscular disorders and severe neurological impairment with medical complexity.

Contact Details

CHI at Tallaght


Barbara Oak, Secretary to:
Prof. McDonald
Direct Line: (01) 414 2671

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