Organisation: Blackrock Clinic
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
Clare Meade knows all about cats — so much so that she’s founded a hospital that tailored exactly around their needs. It’s the subject of a new RTÉ series, writes Helen O’Callaghan.
Wed, 06 Nov, 2019
When it comes to concerns around hair loss and its possible remedies, the world is a very democratic place.
Wed, 25 Sep, 2019
Louise Walsh Indoor workers sitting beside windows are in danger of developing skin cancer down one side of their face from from harmful UVA rays which travel through glass, a leading consultant dermatologist has warned.
Mon, 05 Aug, 2019
Twenty-two years ago, Dr Liam Hennessy was working out at a gym when he bumped into Tadhg Harrington.
Thu, 27 Jun, 2019
One of the country's top plastic surgeons has called for Botox and cosmetic fillers to be banned for young people under the age of 25.
Mon, 10 Jun, 2019
Former La Stampa restaurant owner, Louis Murray, has denied in the High Court he tried to deceive the bank to whom he owed €19.8m, by not telling them that he had a "stunning penthouse apartment" in Marbella, Spain.
Fri, 31 May, 2019
A mother of 16 has avoided a jail term after she tried to process a bogus personal injury claim because she needed money to cover the costs of her and her husband's funerals.
Wed, 29 May, 2019
IT can be a little bewildering — not to mention frustrating — when a seemingly healthy food, such as broccoli, upsets your stomach, but that was how it was for co-director and owner of Lockdown PR agency Vivienne McCarthy, who first started to suffer from irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) in her teens.
Fri, 21 Dec, 2018
Fresh proceedings involving businessman Larry Goodman and US-based Dr Joseph Sheehan have been admitted to the fast track commercial Court list.
Mon, 30 Apr, 2018
A six-year-old boy who developed an allergic reaction to his mother’s lipstick has been awarded €12,000 damages in the Circuit Civil Court.
Wed, 07 Feb, 2018
The country’s largest health insurer is cutting premiums across plans that cover 90% of its customers.
Fri, 19 Jan, 2018
Vhi is to cut the cost of most of its plans in March.
Mon, 18 Dec, 2017
At one stage, the curve in Seán Bosonnet’s spine was so acute that he would slide off a chair on to the floor when he tried to sit down.
Thu, 30 Nov, 2017
The number of people securing health insurance increased by 30,000 in the past year, it has emerged.
Sun, 28 May, 2017
Fri, 14 Apr, 2017
An increase in medical inflation last year marginally reduced pre-tax profits at the company behind Dublin-based private hospital, the Blackrock Clinic, to €13.1m.
Fri, 11 Nov, 2016
Wed, 12 Oct, 2016
A company controlled by businessman Larry Goodman has been refused a stay on orders clearing the way for shareholders in Blackrock Clinic to redeem their loans for investing in the facility.
Wed, 22 Jun, 2016
The trial of a taxi driver accused of careless driving after food critic Tom Doorley was knocked down in Dublin City centre has been thrown a “curve ball” after a new witness came forward.
Sun, 08 May, 2016
Sat, 06 Feb, 2016
Thu, 26 Nov, 2015
Fri, 13 Nov, 2015
Blackrock Clinic founder Joseph Sheehan has accused a company of Larry Goodman of deliberately inflating to €19.6m the sum for paying off his loans secured against his shareholding in the clinic.
Sun, 01 Nov, 2015
Wed, 28 Oct, 2015
A consultant dermatologist has described Ireland’s lack of regulation of cosmetic medical lasers as “madness” that is putting people at risk of severe scarring.
Tue, 27 Oct, 2015
talks to three high-profile women whose experience of breast cancer triggered a new creative phase, setting them on a path of self-discovery, healing, and a greater appreciation of life.
Sat, 26 Sep, 2015
Two of the main shareholders in Dublin’s Blackrock Clinic have lost a bid to prevent summary judgment against them for €2.4m over the financing of their effort to buy out loans with Irish Bank Resolution Corporation (IBRC).
Sat, 24 Jan, 2015
A Dublin woman who sued the Blackrock Clinic after she claimed she tripped and fell over a kerb in the clinic grounds, twisting her back, has been left with a substantial legal bill after she yesterday lost her case.
Wed, 21 Jan, 2015
Broadcaster George Hook took to Twitter from his hospital bed yesterday to lament the fact so many patients were forced to suffer on trolleys as he rested comfortably in a private room.
Wed, 07 Jan, 2015
The Reform Alliance’s window of opportunity to set up a political party may be receding after an opinion poll has showed support for such a move was significantly down.
Mon, 27 Jan, 2014
Pre-tax profits at a private hospital co-owned by beef baron Larry Goodman and developer Sean Mulryan last year rose by 4% to €2.66m.
Mon, 25 Nov, 2013
Medical inflation and lower prices from private health insurers last year contributed to pre-tax profits at the Blackrock Clinic declining by 11% to €12.46m.
Tue, 19 Nov, 2013
A family murdered in a suspected revenge attack may have been the victims of mistaken identity, a neighbour has said.
Sat, 14 Sep, 2013
British detectives are investigating after the wife and children of a Dublin-based surgeon were killed in a house fire in England.
Fri, 13 Sep, 2013
Developer John Flynn is unlikely to recover any money from IBRC following his case alleging that he had been overcharged on €150m worth of loans from the former Anglo Irish Bank.
Sat, 06 Jul, 2013
A developer who built a €90m private hospital in Cork, only for it to close six months later, is to sue Nama alleging that he and others were fraudulently charged €8.3m in interest.
Mon, 24 Jun, 2013
Two brothers in their early 20s from Limerick have joined the list of the 250 richest people in Ireland.
Fri, 19 Apr, 2013
A 19-year-old student was left paralysed for over a year after a back operation, and yesterday launched a High Court action for damages.
Fri, 12 Apr, 2013
A 27-year-old man who was left paralysed following scoliosis surgery at the Blackrock Clinic in Dublin has begun a High Court action for damages.
Thu, 11 Apr, 2013
Kilkenny hurling boss Brian Cody is in ‘good form’ and continuing his recovery from cardiac surgery at the Blackrock Clinic, Dublin.
Sat, 06 Apr, 2013
The Kilkenny County Board have confirmed that Brian Cody is to take an enforced break from managing the county's senior hurling team.
Fri, 05 Apr, 2013
The builder of the O2 Arena in Dublin last year bucked the trend in the construction industry by increasing revenues and more than doubling profits to €4.6m.
Sat, 20 Oct, 2012
A new survey shows many Irish people are poorly informed about their dietary requirements.
Mon, 03 Sep, 2012