Professor Paul Ridgway

TitleProfessor Paul Ridgway
Contact DetailsGeneral Tel: 01-414 2211 (Public Secretary)
Private Appointments ONLY: 086 783 5600
SpecialtyConsultant Upper GI, HPB & General Surgeon 

Special Interests

Specialist interest in UGI Surgical Oncology, Sarcoma and Melanoma. Research Programme in Surgical Technology and Education


MD MMedSc FRCS (Gen Surg)
RCSI, NUI, Imperial College, License 20249

University of Toronto, Canada - 2007-2009
SSO Fellowship in Surgical Oncology

Imperial College London - 2000 – 2002
Doctor of Medicine (MD), Surgical Oncology & Technology

University College Dublin - 1997 – 1998
MMedSc Anatomy (hons)

Royal College of Surgeons - 1990 – 1996


Consultant Surgeon Tallaght University Hospital with honorary appointments to Our Lady’s Hospital for Sick Children, Crumlin and St. Vincent’s Hospital, Dublin 4


Over 70 Peer reviewed publications and book chapters, Numerous invited lectures, Irish International Cricketer at University level.

Professional Memberships

  • Medical Protection Society
  • Association Upper Gastrointestinal Surgeons of Great Britain and Ireland (AUGIS)
  • (Previous) Association of Surgeons in Training (ASIT): Council 2005-9
  • Association of Laparoscopic Surgeons of Great Britain and Ireland (ALS, formerly AESGBI)
  • European Association for Endoscopic Surgery (EAES)
  • Basic Training Committee (RCSI) member 2004/5
  • Society of Academic and Research Surgery (SARS): Council 2005-9
  • RCSI CPD committee member 2010-2015
  • Steering Council of UEMS clinical skills accreditation 2013
  • President TCD Biological Society 2013/14
  • Secretary NASCE, a MJC of the UEMS 2014-
  • Member Irish Sarcoma Group 2014-