Private Patients


The National Children’s Hospital Private Clinic moved from the base hospital of Harcourt Street Children’s Hospital in 1998 and is based within Tallaght University Hospital on the second floor.

This is accessible by the stairs or lifts. The National Children’s Hospital Private Clinic provides a private outpatient consultation service to paediatric patients aged from 0-16 from Monday to Friday from 8am to 4pm. Patients seeking a private consultation appointment should send their GP referral to our postal address or by fax or email the details of which are below.

Contact Details    

Private Clinic Telephone:    + 353 1 414 2183      
Fax:                                      + 353 1 414 2113
Postal Address: 2nd Floor, The National Children’s Hospital Private Clinic, Tallaght University Hospital, Tallaght, Dublin 24 D24 NR0A

 Administrative Coordinator: 

Consultants & Speciality

Consultants & SpecialtyContact Number
Dr. David Coleman+ 353 1 414 2183
Dr. Asad Salim+ 353 1 414 2183
General Paediatrician

Dr. Edwina Daly

Dr. Nadeem Gadelsayed

+ 353 1 414 2183
Professor Edna Roche+ 353 1 414 2183
Dr. Shona Quinn+ 353 1 414 2183
General Surgery
Mr. Sri Paran+ 353 1 414 2183
ENT Surgery
Mr. Brendan Fennessy+ 353 1 414 2183

How to find us?

The Hospital is situated in southwest Dublin and is easily accessible by car, bus or Luas. It is close to the M50 motorway and the N81.
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 By car via the M50:

  • Travel south on the M50 and exit at junction 11
  • Follow the signs for Tallaght. You are now travelling on the N81. Continue straight on this road for approximately 1km through the roundabouts and traffic lights
  • The landmarks that you pass on the right include the Plaza Hotel and the Square Shopping Centre, and on your left, a public park
  • The right-hand turn for the Hospital is signposted shortly after you pass these landmarks. The Hospital is clearly marked from here. It is the second turn on your right. You will then see the Hospital entrance on your left

By Bus
For details of buses that serve Tallaght University Hospital contact Dublin Bus on (01) 873 4222 or log onto

By Train
Upon arrival by train into Heuston and Connolly Stations, the Luas operates a service from both stations to the Hospital. See information below on the Luas.

By Luas
The Hospital is now accessible through the red line on the Luas. The line starts at Connolly Station, runs through Middle Abbey Street, Heuston Station, and finishes in Tallaght. The Hospital is adjacent to the second last stop on this line, aptly-named, "Hospital". Trams run daily at regular intervals. For more information, please visit

By Taxi
A taxi from the centre of Dublin to the hospital will cost approximately €30. This amount is not exact and is only given as an indication of the approximate cost for someone who is considering this option.

Car Parking

You can park your car in the multi-story car park. This is run by a private company. There is a charge for the use of this car park.

Car park charges:

  • 0 - 1 hour: €2.50
  • 1 - 2 hours: €5
  • 2 - 3 hours: €7.50
  • 3 - 4 hours: €10 (Max day rate up to 24hrs)
  • Flexible day pass/multiple entries & exits €12.50
  • Entry pass x 7: €30