Description of Service
The audiology department specialises in evaluating and treating individuals with hearing and balance disorders.
Access to Our Services
Referral by a Consultant or direct access by emergency or in-patient departments
Ph: 01 854 5437
Fax: 01 805 6281
Location and Directions
The Audiology Department is located in Outpatients Clinic 8, The Whitty Building. Enter the hospital via the new main entrance on North Circular Road and take the escalator/lift to Level 1 and follow signage for Clinic 8.
Outpatients Clinic 8,
The Whitty Building,
Mater Misericordiae University Hospital,
North Circular Road,
Research & Education
Audiology and ENT are a National Bone Conduction Ear Implant Centre. We assess and programme Baha®. Please make contact with the ENT department for first consultation appointments.
Publications & Presentations
- National Baha®. Conference, Mater Misericordiae University Hospital
- Audiology, UCD Diploma in Nursing
- Assessment centre for University of Southampton UK
Information for Patients
If a sign language interpreter is required please telephone four weeks in advance of your appointment. Hearing dogs for the Deaf are acceptable within the department.
Information for Clinicians
In-patient bookings are currently by phone.
If leaving a message please specify
- Date of birth
The results will be inserted into the hospital notes.
Internal requests for hearing assessments can be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org with the patient details and a brief reason for referral.
On arrival please take a seat outside of the audiology department, the audiologist will call you through when they are next available.
There is no secretary to register you. At times delays are unavoidable.
GPs can send public referral letters to the Ear Nose and Throat Department.
All inpatient referrals should contact audiology directly.
Audiologist: Roulla Katiri