Portumna Primary Care offers you a comprehensive suite of healthcare services. You can learn more about them here:
Primary healthcare is the first point of contact many individuals, families and communities have with the healthcare system. It is usually provided by your GP and connects personal healthcare with health promotion, the prevention of illness and community development.
All women who are pregnant and are resident in Ireland are entitled to free maternity care under the Maternity and Infant Scheme. Resident means that you are living here or you intend to live in Ireland for at least one year.
At our practice the health and wellbeing of children is paramount and we pride ourselves on providing a child-friendly healthcare service for all children that visit our service. A place where you and your child feel respected, listened to and supported in our care.
At Portumna Primary Care our aim is to ensure you remain well when you travel. Dr Fahey holds a Diploma in Tropical Medicine from the prestigious Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine. We specialise in Travel & Tropical Medicine and Foreign travel vaccines.
A new vaccination against influenza is produced each year around late September – October. It is recommended to get flu vaccine on an annual basis and it is advised, in particular, for a population in the ‘at risk’ categories – people generally with:
Awareness exists among all clinical staff about the necessity to address the health issues which affect male patients.
Women experience unique health issues and conditions, from pregnancy and menopause to gynecological conditions.
We provide advice, assessment, prescribing and fitting for all types of contraception depending on what suits your needs and lifestyle best.
Mental health includes our emotional, psychological, and social well-being. It affects how we think, feel, and act. It also helps determine how we handle stress, relate to others, and make choices. Mental health is important at every stage of life, from childhood and adolescence through adulthood.
This rigorous health screen encompasses a broad range of diagnostic assessments to measure your health status and thus help maintain a healthy lifestyle for the future.
We can perform some minor surgical procedures here in the surgery including:
Cryotherapy treatment for warts (including genital warts), Verrucaes and skin lesions.
Young adults are at a critical juncture in development. As they learn to manage their own health and health care with less parental oversight, they are forming habits that will affect well-being, learning, and personal and career fulfilment over a lifetime.
Sexual health is a state of physical, mental and social well-being in relation to sexuality. It requires a positive and respectful approach to sexuality and sexual relationships, as well as the possibility of having pleasurable and safe sexual experiences, free of coercion, discrimination and violence.
CHRONIC ILLNESS [Common chronic illness includes but is not exclusive:]