Martin Murphy

Clinic Locations

For a private appointment contact my office by telephone (01-6641469), by fax (01-6319474), or by email ( For a public appointment, contact Tallaght Orthopaedic Office or Naas Central Appointments office.

My private clinics are held in the Blackrock Clinic and in the Mater Private Hospital in Dublin. I also attend the Euromedic radiology facility in Kilkenny.

These three clinic locations have clean bright consultation suites, and allow a same-day radiology scanning facility for any exams that may be necessary. This frequently results in a "same day" experience of MRI, xray, and clinical decision.

My public clinics are in Tallaght Hospital and in Naas General Hospital.

What if I haven’t any health insurance?

How costly is surgery if I don't have any health insurance?

If you haven’t any health insurance cover, then spinal surgery in a private hospital can be expensive. My secretary can call the hospitals and get an all-in price for any procedures that I may recommend.

Whilst spinal surgery is expensive, the cost of not being able to work to full capacity is often more financially debilitating.


  • Suite 16 Blackrock Clinic : Mondays
  • Suite 15 in the Beacon Hospital: Wednesdays
  • Euromedic Kilkenny: Tuesday once per month

Can I be seen in the public system?

Yes. I would be very happy to see you and treat you in the public health system also in Tallaght Hospital. An unfortunate result of decades of inadequate resourcing of both the hospital network in general, and spinal surgery specifically, is an admittedly unacceptable long waiting time both to be seen in the outpatients clinic and to be operated on. All patients are seen and operated on on the basis of clinical need.

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