Clinics & Services
As part of the expansion of Marino Medical Centre, we will be offering new clinics and highlighting established services: (Available to private and medical card holders)
We provide a full range of GP consultations and nurse led clinics for general medical problems, acute issues, and chronic medical conditions including, but not limited to,
- Asthma clinics
- COPD clinics
- Haemochromatosis clinic
- Diabetes clinic
- Cervical smears/Breast Check
- Contraceptive services
- Child health surveillance
- Maternity Services
- Dressing and Wound care
- Childhood and travel Vaccinations and immunisations.
- Bloods clinic.
Cardio Vascular Risk Assessment Clinic: A professional Risk Assessment will be undertaken by the Practice Nurse to predict your heart attack and stroke risk. It will include, blood tests, ECG, Blood Pressure Monitor, family history risk assessment and lifestyle advice. Armed with this information you will be invited to discuss your results with the Doctor and plan your future needs.
Asthma Clinic: This clinic is run by Nurse Pauline, who has many years of experience in Asthma Care and Spirometry (testing your lung function). She is I.A.R.S. (Irish Association of Respiratory Scientists) trained. The clinic caters for Children and Adults and assists the Practice Doctors to diagnose Asthma and other lung diseases. Patients suffering from Asthma are monitored and receive on-going support. We also develop for patients a self-management plan and learn about allergen avoidance and trigger factors.
COPD Clinic: If you have a family history of chronic bronchitis, emphysema or have been or are a smoker this clinic will give you the tools to improve your health.
Weight Management Clinic: Nurse Kathleen will run an informative and supportive clinic. Developing a healthy eating plan, lifestyle changes and setting realistic goals. A regular weigh-in will be offered. This Clinic will cater for Children and Adults.
Diabetes Care Clinic: Marino Medical Centre have run a structured Diabetes Care Programme for many years, working closely with the Diabetes services in Bantry General Hospital. We offer support and education to the newly diagnosed Diabetic. We also offer a tailored programme including regular blood tests, risk assessment, ECG and lifestyle advice, for those who live with Diabetes.
Childhood Clinic; Nurse Eileen, who is a qualified Midwife is available for ante-natal and post-natal advice, breastfeeding advice and support for all those childhood years.
Under 6’s : All Children Under 6 years old registered with Marino Medical Centre will receive free GP and Nurse visits. Home Visits and out of hours care are also covered. A full health assessment at age 2 and 5 will be offered free. Asthma Care and Diagnoses Clinics will also be available at no cost. At Marino Medical Centre we all have many years of professional expertise looking after children, be they healthy or sick. Most of us are parents ourselves and we understand your worries and concerns.
At Marino Medical Centre we strive to bring you the best medical care and we are constantly improving and expanding our Clinics and services. So please keep an eye out for future Newsletters and on our website(www.marinomedical.ie) If you have any questions or would like to make an appointment with one of our Doctors or to attend one of the clinics, please call Siobhan or Mags on 027 50504