CANCER SERVICES

Medical Oncology & Haematology

We provide comprehensive cancer care though our three medical oncology consultants, two haematology consultants and radiation oncology consultant.

The Medical Oncology Department administers a full range of services including the following:

  • Chemotherapy
  • Immunotherapy
  • Hormone Therapy
  • Clinical Trials
  • Palliative Care

The Oncology department is supported by highly trained junior doctors, experienced nursing staff (including liaison nurses, research nurses, palliative care nurse specialist, and skilled chemotherapy nurses) and an extended multidisciplinary team who provide complete care for patients. The Oncology department treats a broad range of solid tumours and haematologic (blood) cancers. Bon Secours Cork Cancer Centre (BSCCC) has been accredited by the European Society of Medical Oncology as a designated centre of oncology and palliative care since 2011.

The Haematology Service is provided by a team of two consultant haematologists, senior laboratory medical scientists, junior doctors, haematology oncology nurses (including liaison nurses) and pharmacists.

They are supported by the phlebotomy, physiotherapy, quality & risk and occupational departments. There is also support from the multidisciplinary team and from the medical, radiology, surgical, anaesthetic and laboratory consultants and their teams.  

Services include:

  • Haematology oncology
  • Haemostasis thrombosis
  • General haematology
  • Laboratory haematology (INAB Accredited)
  • Blood transfusions (INAB Accredited)
  • Phlebotomy, including haemochromatosis

Consultants

  • Dr. Brian Bird
  • CONSULTANT ONCOLOGIST

Bon Secours Cork

Oncology

  • Dr. Conleth Murphy
  • CONSULTANT ONCOLOGIST

Bon Secours Cork

Oncology

  • Dr. Eileen Kelleher
  • CONSULTANT HAEMATOLOGIST

Bon Secours Cork

Pathology, Haematology, Oncology

  • Dr. Susan O'Shea
  • CONSULTANT HAEMATOLOGIST

Bon Secours Cork

Haematology, Oncology, Pathology

Liason Nurses
Fiona Hennerty

021 4801634

Kate Murphy

021 4801639

Oncology Research Nurses
Aoife O'Shea

021 4801634

Marie B Casey

021 4801639

Palliative Care Clinical Nurse Specialist
Claire Crowley

021 4801634