Ms. Marlese Dempsey


Plastic Surgery

Sub specialties

Melanoma, Skin Cancer, Hand Surgery


Ms Dempsey is a Consultant Plastic Surgeon with a specialist interest in skin cancer, hand surgery and microsurgery.

She graduated (MB, BCh, BAO) from Trinity College Dublin in 2000 and was awarded a higher degree (MD) in 2009 for research undertaken at Stanford University, California, investigating the role of gene therapy in cancer management.

She completed Plastic Surgery training in Ireland (FRCS Plast, 2011) prior to undertaking fellowship training in London. This included aesthetic surgery (Guy’s Hospital and The London Clinic), microsurgery and skin cancer (The Royal Free Hospital) and Paediatric Hand Surgery (Great Ormond Street Hospital).

Ms Dempsey was appointed as a Consultant Plastic Surgeon to the Mater Misericordiae Hospital and Children’s University Hospital, Temple Street in 2015.