What is the Chronic Disease Management Programme? The CDM Programme aims to improve the health and wellbeing of patients living with specific chronic diseases to include Type 2 diabetes, Asthma, COPD and Cardiovascular disease. It is provided by us at WATERFORD MEDICAL CENTRE to ensure patients conditions are actively monitored to improve management of their…

Flu is an acute respiratory illness caused by the influenza virus. It is spread by coughing or sneezing and is very contagious. Symptoms include; high fever, sore throat, dry cough, aches and pains in the limbs, headache and sometimes nausea and vomiting. Flu is usually self limiting and recovery takes 2-7 days, but it can…

Currently  every  General  Practice in the country  is facing   unprecedented demand and our services are extremely  stretched.  Thank  you for your patience and for bearing with  us during these hugely  stressful  times  for everyone.  We are currently  vaccinating  the most vulnerable  members of your communities against COVID and influenza and   providing a  General  Practice service…

Waterford Medical Centre is delighted to announce the launch of ‘Waterford Menopause Clinic’ with Dr Sharon O’Donnell, who has vast experience in managing women’s health and the menopause. An Hour long consultation with Dr Sharon O’ Donnell will include: -Full history -Assessment of menopausal symptoms -Assessment of cardiovascular risk factors -Examination of heart and lungs…

Cervical Cancer Screening

Free cervical smear testing for women aged 25-65 years under the National Cervical Screening Programme. Cervical check issue letters of invitation to all women aged 25-65 years, through the national PPS number database. You can choose to self register with Cervical Check by logging on to www.cervicalcheck.ie and follow link to Self register opt-in, or alternatively you…