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Our surgery provides a wide range of medical services to those living in Athlone and surrounding areas, through our friendly and highly qualified staff. These services include the following…

  • General Services

      • General Health Care
      • Acute Onset Illness
      • Chronic Disease Management
      • Injury or Accident Treatment
      • Wound Dressing
      • Ear Syringing
      • Diabetes Screening / Monitoring
      • Asthma Control

  • Family Planning

      • Mirena Insertion / Removal
      • Jaydess Insertion / Removal
      • Implanon Insertion / Removal
      • Emergency Contraception
      • Contraceptive Depot Injections
      • Advice On All Forms Of Contraception And Prescriptions
        Preconceptual Advice
      • Unplanned Pregnancy – Help And Advice

  • Health Examinations For ...

      • Driving Licences
      • Insurance Medical and Claims
      • Mortgage
      • Legal Reports

  • Health Screening

      • Full Medical Health Check
      • Blood Tests for Diabetes
      • Hypertension / 24 Hour Blood Pressure Monitoring
      • Resting ECG
      • Blood Tests for Raised Cholesterol

      We are now providing a Health Check Screening Service at the Surgery. This will comprise of two visits, first visit will be with our Nurse and then 7-10 days later you will have an appointment with the G.P.

      Women’s Health Check Form:  Please download, fill in and bring to your appointment. Questionnaire is also available for collection at Reception.

      Men’s Heath Check Form:  Please download, fill in and bring to your appointment. Questionnaire is also available for collection at Reception.

      Prostate Information Leaflet:  If you are a Male over 50 please download for information on your prostate

  • Immunisations

      • Childhood Immunisations
      • Influenza Vaccine
      • Pneumonia – Pneumococcal Vaccine
      • Cervical Cancer (Human Papillomavirus) Vaccine (girls from age 9 upwards)
      • Chicken Pox Vaccine (advanced booking is essential)

  • Male and Female Health

      • STI Tests for Sexually Transmitted Diseases
      • Blood Tests for HIV, Syphilis, Hepatitis B, Hepatitis B
      • Swabs or Urine Tests For Chlamydia and Gonorrhoea
      • Prostrate Gland Examination
      • Testicular Examination
      • Breast Examination
      • Mole Checks
      • Cervical Smears
      • Sports Medicine

  • Maternity Care

      • Pregnancy Test
      • Ante – Natal and Post Natal Care
      • 2 & 6 Week Checks for Baby
      • 6 Week Check for Mum

  • Minor Surgeries

      • Abscess Drainage
      • Stitching of Wounds in Emergencies
      • Removal of Foreign Bodies e.g. Timber, Glass etc.
      • Skin Biopsy
      • Removal of Moles & Pigmented Lesions
      • Removal of Sebaceous Cysts
      • Joint Injection – Tennis Elbow, Golfers Elbow, Arthritis of the Knee etc.
      • Removal of Skin Tags
      • Cryosurgery – Warts, Verrucae & other Skin Lesions

  • Travel Medication

      • Travel Vaccinations
      • Yellow Fever Vaccine
      • Malaria Prophylaxis
      • Anti-Malarial Medications
      • Advice on Worldwide Travel Vaccination Requirements

      Please note: some vaccinations are administered as a course which can take some time to complete. Although we will do our best to accommodate you, please ensure that you allow plenty of time before travelling to receive your vaccinations.

  • Urgent Care Clinic


      YOU MUST PHONE THE SURGERY PRIOR TO BEING SEEN ON (090) 6472172

      The Urgent Care Clinic at the Town Centre Surgery offers an alternative to the Emergency department (A&E) for a range of minor injuries and medical problems. It is a service for patients whose condition is urgent enough, that they cannot wait for the next GP appointment but who do not need Emergency treatment at the hospital A&E.

      WE TREAT INJURIES AND ILLNESSES LIKE:

      • Illnesses in children and adults including fever, infections and rashes
      • Burns and scalds
      • Breathing problems
      • Wounds, bites, cuts, grazes and scalp lacerations(cuts)
      • All sprains and strain
      • Minor head injury (fully conscious patients who do not experience loss of consciousness or vomit after the head injury)

      SERVICES NOT OFFERED AT URGENT CARE CLINIC:

      • Repeat prescriptions
      • Paperwork of any kind
      • Non-urgent referrals
      • Routine GP care
      • Repeat dressings (please make appointment for Practice nurse)

      IN AN EMERGENCY PLEASE GO TO THE NEAREST EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT OR CALL AN AMBULANCE ON 999 OR 112
      Midoc Out Of Hours Service 1850 302702

  • Contact

    Athlone Town Centre
    Tel.: (090) 6472172, 6472595
    Fax: (090) 6472222
    Email: towncentresurgery@eircom.net
  • Opening Hours

    • Monday - Friday
      9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
    • Closed for lunch
      1 p.m. - 2 p.m.
  • Practice Manual

    Practice Manual

    Ask at reception for a copy of our Practice Manual