Owenabue Medical Centre

Ballea Rd. Carrigaline, Co. Cork

Tel: 021 4374997         Fax:  021  4374400

Dr. Eimear Mc Carthy   Dr. Vivian Foley   Dr. Carolyn Wallace





Practice Team

Services Available

Travel Health

Occupational Health

Patient Information

How to find us



Surgery Times

Monday to Friday: Usual surgery times are from 9am to 5 pm.

Early and late appointments are available on request. Please let the receptionist know if you require such an appointment.


Saturday: There is an emergency surgery from 10am to 12.30pm

Appointments are not allocated in advance as this is an emergency service only. Should you need to be seen please contact the surgery after 8am on the morning in question. You will reach the Dr. on duty who will allocate an appointment or offer advice as is appropriate.


Telephone calls:

The reception staff will do their best to answer queries should you call. The doctor's and practice nurse endevour to avoid interuptions while they consult with you at the surgery. With this in mind the doctor and practice nurse will receive calls at alocated times each day to answer queries and give results of tests. The telephone call times are:


Day Queries Results


Dr. McCarthy

13.00- 13.30

Dr Cronin



Dr. V. Foley


Dr. Mc Carthy


12.30- 13.00

Dr. Wallace


E. Goggin


13.00- 13.30

Dr. V. Foley


E. Goggin



Dr.Mc Carthy


E. Goggn

Dr.Mc Carthy (Dr. Eimear Mc carthy)

Dr. V. Foley ( Dr. Vivian Foley)

Dr. Wallace (Dr. Carolyn Wallace)

E. Goggin ( Nurse Elaine Goggin)


Out of Hours Cover:

Weeknights 6pm to 8am,
Weekend Saturday 1pm to Monday morning at 8am.

Call South Doc at 1850 335 999


Frequently asked questions:

Do I need the doctor?

How do I get a repeat prescription?

What vaccinations will my child receive?

Do I pay for my pregnancy visits?

What is emergency contraception and when do I need it?

How can I stop smoking?

Am I entitled to a medical card?

What is not covered by my medical card?