Contact Names/Numbers/Email Addresses

AddressDepartment of General & Vascular Surgery, Tallaght University Hospital, Tallaght, Dublin 24
Phone01 414 2211/414 2213

Outpatient Appointments

Surgical Appointments
Mr. Dara Kavanagh dial 01 414 2093
Prof Paul Ridgway dial 01 414 2093
Mr. Diarmuid O’Riordain dial 01 414 2093
Prof Paul Neary dial 01 414 2093
Mr. Jamie O’Riordain dial 01 414 3363

Vascular Appointments
Ms. Bridget Egan dial 01 414 2093 
Mr Sayed Aly dial 01 414 2093

Outpatient appointment telephone lines are open 9am to 12pm / 2pm to 4pm

Enquiries re Admissions / In-patient Waiting List please call 01 414 2800

Enquiries re Daycase Waiting List please call 01 414 2486
Enquiries re Daycase Colonoscopy /Endoscopy please call 01 414 4185
Enquiries re Vascular Laboratory please call 01 414 4811
Enquiries re X-ray appointments please call 01 414 3700

Description of Department/Service


The Department of General & Vascular Surgery provides clinical care, research and teaching in the subspecialities of vascular, colorectal and upper gastrointestinal & hepatopancreatobiliary surgery. Elective surgical care (outpatient, inpatient and day surgery) and emergency surgical care are provided to the local population and to patients from all over Ireland referred for access to specific expertise available in our unit. 

Our surgical department is a leader in the field of minimally invasive surgery in benign, malignant and non cancer surgery. In the last decade, we have become amongst the busiest departments including Laparoscopic Upper (including HPB) and Lower Gastrointestinal surgery, General and Endovascular surgery.

Upper GI & HPB surgery

  • Professor Paul Ridgway MD MMedSc FRCS (Gen Surg)
  • Vacant post

Colorectal surgery

  • Mr. Paul Neary MD FRCSI
  • Mr. Diarmuid O’Riordain MD FRCSI FRCS (Gen)
  • Mr. Shahid Chaudhry (Locum)

Vascular Surgery

  • Ms. Bridget Egan MCh FRCSI
  • Ms. Emily Boyle 
  • Mr. Amr Nour


The Pigmented Lesion Clinic for Dermatology as part of the National Cancer Programme opened in 2015.

Access to eReferrals in Tallaght University Hospital is operated by the Healthlink Group and they can be contacted on 01 882 5606. If you are a referring GP please refer to the Referral information on our website. 


Please click on the Link to access the Colorectal pages

Upper GI & HPB

Please click on the following link to access the Upper GI & HPG Pages


Please click on the link below to view the Vascular Surgery Page

  • Department of Vascular Surgery