Eamonn Twomey

Dr Eamonn joined Turloughmore Medical Centre in 1997.
He graduated from University College Cork in 1985.
He completed his GP Training on the Cork Vocational Training Scheme and was awarded Membership of the Irish College of General Practitioners (MICGP) and Membership of the Royal College of General Practitioners (MRCGP). He worked as a General Practitioner in rural Manitoba, Canada for 4 years in the early 1990s. He achieved post-graduate Diplomas in Paediatrics, Obstetrics & Gynaecology.

Dr Eamonn has always been interested in medical education and to this end, he completed a Diploma in Clinical Teaching in NUIG in 2006. He has been an undergraduate tutor attached to the Department of General Practice NUIG since 1998. He has been the GP trainer in this practice since
2013. This training programme is attached to the Western Training Scheme in GP.His clinical interests are in Paediatrics, Musculoskeletal conditions and Chronic disease management with a special interest in Diabetes.

Outside of medicine, Dr Eamonn is involved in sport, mainly rugby having served as a medical officer with the Connacht branch of the IRFU for over 20 years. He still plays 7 a side football twice a week, as Dr O Reilly describes, in “slow motion”!


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