Our Online Services


Request renewal of your medical certificate and collect from the surgery.


Registered patients may request a letter following a recent consultation.


Order your repeat prescription and have it sent to your pharmacy of choice


Use this to pay for services as agreed with one of our practice staff.

All Our Services

We offer a full range of G.P. Services which include General Health Screening, Pre Employment Medical Examinations, Cryotherapy and Dermatology Advice. At our clinic in Callan, working alongside our GPs independently there are 2 other services available, which are Physiotherapy (Bodymend Physiotherapists) and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (Nicola Woodworth).

GP Services

  • General Health Checks
  • Joint Injections for chronic pain
  • Ingrown toenail surgery
  • Family Health
  • Accident / Injury Assessment, including suturing where appropriate
  • Men’s Health Checks
  • Sexual Health Checks
  • Health Examinations for Driving Licences, Legal Reports etc
  • Smoking Cessation Advice
  • Pre-Employment Medical Examinations

Nurse Services

  • Routine Bloods
  • 24 Hour Blood Pressure Monitor
  • Dressings
  • Childhood Vaccinations
  • Ear Syringing
  • Travel Vaccinations
  • Cervical Smears
  • ECG
  • INR testing

Chronic Disease Management

  • Diabetic Screening and Monitoring
  • Asthma Screening
  • INR
  • Heart Failure Clinic
  • Diabetic Specialist Clinic

Womens Health

  • Ante Natal Care
  • Contraceptive advice
  • Coil Insertion and Removal (Mirena / Kyleena / Copper Coil)
  • Implanon Insertion and Removal
  • Unplanned Pregnancy
  • Fertility Problems
  • Cervical Smear
  • Ring Pessary Fitting and Insertion

Prescription Ordering

  • Please order online or telephone us to order your repeat prescription at least 48 hours before your medications run out
  • We will email your prescription to your chemist of choice.
  • There is a €20 charge for repeat prescriptions
  • Please note that if you are on regular medications it is important to keep up regular screening with your GP, blood tests, blood pressure checks, etc. This is for your own safety, to ensure your medication is working correctly for you.

Additional on-site Services

  • ExWell Chronic Illness Exercise Rehabilitation, Dr James Ryan
  • Cognitive Behavioural Psychotherapist Nicola Woodworth, M.Sc. CBP PGDip CBT Addiction Counsellor and Clinical Supervisor MACI. Telephone 0872451971
  • Bodymend Physical Therapy and Sports Injury Clinic Tracy Kennedy-Brennan. Telephone 0567725237 / 0863727035 For treatment of pain, stiffness or post injury physiotherapy

Our Charges


  • GP Visit €60
  • Return visit (within 2 wks for same issue) €35
  • GP visit with Blood tests €70
  • Nurse Consultation €40
  • Suturing, Minor Surgery, Cryotherapy €100 - €150

Vaccines POA

  • Tetanus
  • Typhoid
  • Hepatitis A
  • Hepatitis B
  • Varicella
  • Polio
  • Rabies

Women's Health

  • Mirena Insertion €270
  • Implanon Insertion €100
  • Implanon Removal €150

Other Services

  • 24 Hour Blood Pressure Monitor €100
  • STI Screening €100
  • Meningitis B Vaccine €140

About Us

Welcome to Callan Medical Centre, located in the town of Callan, Co Kilkenny. Our team includes Doctors James Ryan, Emma O Keeffe and Gina Sheppard, practice nurses Fay Ryan, Susan Jestin and Phlebotomist Cathy Phelan.  We aim to provide you and your family with a comprehensive professional medical service in an efficient and friendly manner.

Our purpose built medical centre is located conveniently at Friary Walk, Callan and offer  ample car parking and easy accessibility for all.  We are fully wheelchair accessible and  fully computerised which allows us to take care of you as efficiently and thoroughly as possible.

Our clinical staff aim to provide you with appropriate and timely care. We respect your privacy and the confidentiality of your medical and personal information.

Callan Medical Centre
Friary Walk
Co Kilkenny
R95 N8XK

Tel: (056) 7725237
Email: info@callanmedicalcentre.ie

Please note that this email is a general administrative email.    Please DO NOT send any clinical information via this email.  No Clinical interaction or consultations will take place via email. Please book your appointments via telephone or in person, and not via email.

Opening Hours

Monday - Friday 9 am to 5 pm
Closed from 1 pm to 2.30 pm daily


Our surgery is an appointments only surgery, with an aim to see patients in a timely manner.  Please telephone us in advance to arrange an appointment time for our doctors and nurses.   We will try to facilitate you with appointments to suit your time, and we do hold some appointments for people who are very unwell and need to be seen on the same day.

Out of Hours

Caredoc 0818-300365

Monday-Friday 6pm to 8am

Saturday, Sunday and Public Holidays - 24 hours

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If you would like to enquire about joining our practice please complete the enquiry form