Castlepollard Family Medical Practice

We are a friendly, family-oriented GP surgery, situated in the heart of Castlepollard Town, approximately 15 minutes from Mullingar, Co Westmeath. It is our goal to provide an efficient service, dealing quickly and accurately with the needs of our patients. Treating acute and chronic illnesses, our practice provides preventive care and health education for all ages and both sexes. Our knowledge base continues to expand with new advancements in medicine, and our promise is to continue this development with you, our patient, in mind.

It is important to have a family GP that you are happy with, one that you can rely on, and one that knows your family history inside out. This will increase the chance of a fast diagnosis and therefore result in quicker treatment for the patient. Simply call us to arrange an appointment and we will be delighted to see you. We have a range of services on offer to address the needs of patients of all ages from birth to the older years!

Our Medical Team

Dr Emma O’Hara
IMC No / INO No: 23678
GMS Panel Number 52254
Qualifications: Mb BCh BAO MICGP Dip Women’s Health MSc Medical Ultrasound

MPS Membership number 35147

Our Doctor – Dr. Emma O’Hara

Dr Emma O’Hara holds an Honours Degree from Trinity College Dublin graduating in the year 2000 and completed the Cork GP scheme in 2004.

She completed a Post Graduate Certificate in Obstetric and Gynaecological Ultrasound through UCD in 2010 and a Masters in Medical Ultrasound through Bournemouth University in 2014.

She continues to have links with Midland Regional Hospital on a regular basis, performing gynaecology ultrasound (in the radiology department) and early pregnancy ultrasound (in the foetal assessment department).

Dr Emma O’Hara performs both transabdominal and transvaginal pelvic ultrasounds for follicle tracking, early pregnancy, and general gynaecology.

Registered Nurse: Debbie Maher

Qualified in 1994 with a BSc in Nursing.

She has many years of experience in Hospice and Cancer Care.

Our Nurse – Registered Nurse Debbie Maher

Qualified in 1994 she has many years of experience in Hospice and Cancer Care.  Debbie worked at Tullamore Hospital on the Children’s Ward for several years, and later trained in Psychotherapy through Dublin City University.  She has over 10 years experience working in Emergency Care through the ‘Out of Hours’ Service in Mullingar.

She provides a wide range of Nursing services at the Practice, including:

  • Smear-Taking
  • Childhood Vaccination
  • Wound Care
  • Diabetes Care
  • ECG Recording
  • Spirometry Testing
  • 24 hour BP monitoring

Our Chiropodist –  Aisling Farrell

Aisling has many years of experience, and attends every second Wednesday at Castlepollard Medical Practice.

To make an appointment with Aisling please contact her directly on 087 2548290

Our Secretaries

Our secretaries have many years of experience, dealing with problems and queries promptly and efficiently in a professional and confidential manner.

Our Town - Castlepollard, Co. Westmeath