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Dr. Edward McSwiney

IMG_6674-1Edward grew up in Youghal, County Cork. He graduated, with honours, from University College Cork Medical School in 2003.

After internship Edward completed 5 years of surgical training in Cork University Hospital, during which time he gained broad clinical experience and a range of surgical skills. During this time he achieved membership of the Royal College of Surgeons of Ireland, and a Doctor Of Medicine degree from University College Cork. He has presented research at both national and international conferences.

After surgical training Edward gained experience in Respiratory Medicine, Medicine for the Elderly, and Accident and Emergency Medicine. Edward has a special interest in Respiratory Medicine, having worked as a registrar in the Respiratory department, including the adult Cystic Fibrosis Unit, in Cork University Hospital.

Edward commenced his vocational General Practice training with the Cork GP Specialist Training Programme in 2011. He gained experience in Paediatrics, Palliative Care Medicine, Medicine for the Elderly, Psychiatry, and Obstetrics and Gynaecology. During this time he completed a post-graduate diploma in Psychiatry and published research in Paediatrics.

Following completion of his training, Edward worked as a GP in Macroom, County Cork.

Edward’s areas of interest include Respiratory Medicine, Minor Surgery, Men’s Health, Paediatrics, and Mental Health. He also has a strong interest in research and academic medicine, and continuing medical education.

Edward and his wife Sarah have twin daughters. Edward has a keen interest in sport, particularly tennis, golf and football. He also enjoys music, and plays the piano accordion, and concert flute.

MB BCh BAO BMedSc (Honours), University College Cork 2003
CCBST, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland 2009
Certificate in Palliative Care, Irish College of General Practitioners 2009
MD, University College Cork 2010
Diploma in Clinical Psychiatry, Royal College of Physicians in Ireland and Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland 2012
Member of the Irish College of General Practitioners (MICGP) 2015

 Medical Council Registration Number: 182439