The judge noted  the surgeon had worked in Mullingar since 1999 and reviews of his practice were conducted by the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland in 2006 and 2009 after concerns were expressed about perceived poor outcomes for his patients.

The High Court has refused to grant injunctions preventing the HSE from investigating a consultant surgeon who is facing multiple allegations concerni(...)

Michael Drohan and the Waterford COPD Support Group, which he helped to set up in 2011.

I was diagnosed with COPD (chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder) in 2006 after being in and out of hospital for a couple of years with pneumonia an(...)

The Midlands Regional Hospital on Thursday apologised in the High Court to a couple whose baby son died at the Portlaoise hospital nine years ago.  Photograph: Matt Kavanagh/The Irish Times

The Midlands Regional Hospital on Thursday apologised in the High Court to a couple whose baby son died at the Portlaoise hospital nine years ago. “(...)

Gardaí in Co Tipperary are investigating a fatal road traffic collision in which a woman was seriously injured and pronounced dead at the scene. Th(...)

Dr Omar Hassan Khalafalla Mohamed’s medical registration is suspended. File photograph: Dave Meehan/The Irish Times

Colleagues of a doctor were so concerned he posed a threat to patient safety that he was placed on leave just two months into his placement, a Fitness(...)

A 42-year-old man has been remanded in custody after he was charged in connection with an armed robbery on a post office in Cork city almost 20 years ago.

A 42-year-old man has been remanded in custody after he was charged in connection with an armed robbery on a post office in Cork city almost 20 years (...)

View from Thomond Bridge in Limerick city. Bryan Whelan (29), from Bridgetown, Co Clare, died after he became trapped in the River Shannon when  a cage platform he was working on while repairing Thomond Bridge collapsed after a cable being held by a crane snapped. File photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/The Irish Times

The funeral Mass of one of the men who died while trapped in a cage in the River Shannon last Saturday has heard he died while trying to keep others s(...)

Michael Warren was rushed by ambulance to the Midlands Regional Hospital in Mullingar where he was being treated for his injuries. He passed away in hospital early on Tuesday. File photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times

There was a sombre mood at a midlands school on Wednesday as Leaving Cert students arrived to collect their results. Michael Warren (18), who in June (...)

Gardaí at Longford Garda station are investigating a serious single vehicle road traffic collision in Longford

Gardaí at Longford Garda station are investigating a serious single vehicle road traffic collision which occurred at Ferefad, Longford on Sunday. The (...)

At the High Court, Mr Justice Kevin Cross  approved the latest payment to Adam Aylward. Photograph: Graham Hughes/Photocall Ireland.

A young boy with a form of cerebral palsy, who previously received a €2.2 million payment under a settlement of his High Court action over negligence (...)

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