Dr Philip MacMahon
Dr MacMahon was born in Dublin and educated by the Jesuits in Gonzaga College Dublin. Dr MacMahon went to college in UCD. Post graduate education was received in Scotland, New Zealand and Northern Ireland.
Dr MacMahon then practiced for two years in Strabane, Co. Tyrone before opening his own practice with his wife Rosemary in Ranelagh Dublin. In 2007 they moved across the street to the new practice, Ranelagh Medical. His particular interests include Cardiology, Psychiatry, and Cryotherapy and Minor Surgery.
Dr Justin Smyth
Dr Smyth is a graduate of Medicine from University College Dublin, 2000. Dr Smyth completed a full-time Masters in Sports Medicine in Trinity College in 2002 after which he spent 3 years in hospital posts as part of general practice training.
He then went to Edinburgh in 2005 and completed the Membership of the Royal College of General Practitioners in 2006. Dr Smyth has worked extensively with the Football Association of Ireland since 2003 as a Sports Medicine specialist. He previously worked with the Irish Under 17 Boys soccer team. He also worked as Medical Officer for the Irish Mens Tennis Open in 2007. Dr Smyth is a founding member of the Irish Faculty of Sports and Exercise Medicine which was established through the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland and the Royal College of Surgeons of Ireland.
Dr Smyth has a special interest in Sports Medicine with particular emphasis on the condition of Tennis Elbow (lateral epicondylitis). He also has a special interest in Men's health.
Dr Jean Gallagher
Dr Gallagher graduated from University College Dublin in 2001. She took part in a General Medical scheme from 2002 to 2004 and achieved membership of the Royal College of Physicians in 2003. Between the years of 2005 and 2008, Dr Gallagher completed a Trinity College and HSE General Practice vocational training scheme. She is a member of the Irish College of General Practitioners since 2008.
Dr Gallagher also has a diploma in dermatology from the university of Cardiff since 2008 and a diploma in medicine for the elderly from the royal college of physicians from 2005. For more information on these services please visit our Dermoscopy page.
Dr Gallagher has special interests in all aspects of Women's Health e.g. Family Planning including the use of Implanon implant contraception and the Mirena Coil & Dermatology.
Dr Sonja Kidney
Dr Kidney graduated from University College Dublin Medical School in 1999. She then pursued a surgical qualification in Tallaght hospital, specializing in vascular surgery, general surgery, orthopaedic surgery and urology after which she was admitted as a Member of Royal College of Surgeons of Ireland.
Sonja was subsequently awarded a Masters Degree in Sports Medicine by Trinity College Dublin. While studying at Trinity, Sonja was appointed Medical Officer to the Irish Sailing team. She travelled with the team to many international events including the Athens Olympics in 2004.
Before starting to work in a general practice in 2006, Sonja worked in several Dublin hospitals specializing in Rehabilitation Medicine, Accident and Emergency, Paediatrics and Psychiatry. She also has a diploma in children's health.
Dr Beth MacMahon
Dr MacMahon graduated from UCD in 2004. She then travelled to Perth, Australia where she worked in emergency medicine and paediatrics. She returned to Ireland in 2007 and worked for a number of years in paediatrics in both Temple street and the National Maternity Hospital, Holles street. She obtained her membership from the Royal College of Physicians (Medicine of Childhood) from the Royal College of Physicians in 2009.
She then worked in Infectious disease and Psychiatry. She commenced the North East General Practice training scheme in 2010. This included rotations in Obstetrics and Gynaecology, General Medicine and Psychiatry in Cavan General.
She completed her Membership of the Irish College of General Practitioners in 2015.
Her special interests are paediatrics, psychiatry and family planning. She is trained at Implanon and Mirena Coil insertion.
Dr Beth MacMahon is the daughter of Doctors Philip and Rosemary MacMahon both of whom have practised in Ranelagh for many years.