Cardiac Catheterisation Lab

Contact Names/Numbers/Email Addresses

Cardiac Catheterisation Lab (01) 414 3743
Cardiac Catheterisation Lab recovery room(01) 414 3738

Description of Department/Service

Welcome to the Cardiac Catheterisation Laboratory.

The Cardiac Catheterisation Laboratory is located on the ground floor in the X-ray Department. The Catheterisation Laboratory staff includes a multidisciplinary team consisting of Consultant Cardiologists, a Clinical Nurse Manager, nurses, cardiac technicians, radiographers and a porter. The technical and radiology staff rotate between the Diagnostic and Radiology Departments respectively.

The Cardiac Catheterisation Laboratory provides invasive, diagnostic and interventional angiographic cardiac services. The Department is open from Monday to Friday, 8.00am - 5.30pm for elective procedures.

The procedures carried out are as follows:

  • Coronary Angiogram
  • Percutaneous Coronary Intervention
  • Pacemaker insertion
  • ICD insertion
  • Reveal device (loop recorder) insertion and removal
  • Biventricular pacemaker insertion

Dr David Mulcahy, Consultant Cardiologist, is the medical director of the Cardiac Catheterisation Laboratory. Ms Carmel O'Callaghan is Clinical Nurse Manager II.