Infectious Diseases Service
Infectious Diseases / General Medicine
The service provides both in-patient and out-patient follow-up for patients with all infectious diseases including HIV, Hepatitis, community acquired infections, TB, tropical infections and complex infections referred from centres throughout Ireland, including other Dublin Hospitals.
We take over patients of other Mater services with difficult infections, including those with drug abuse and MRSA and provide an outpatient antimicrobial (OPAT) service. We work closely with the Addiction Psychiatry Service (Dr. Brian Sweeney) to provide integrated care for patients with drug addiction.
All patients must have a referral to the above service.
STI Service - Dr. Jack Lambert
We provide a confidential STI service which includes screening for all STIs including HIV, hepatitis, syphilis etc. Hepatitis vaccination is also available. Counselling is also provided as part of our service. The service which includes screening and treatment is free.
No GP referral required.