Welcome to The Village Medical Centre
The Village Medical Centre was established by Dr Elaine Murphy in October 2012. Situated just off the South Link Road and opposite St.Finbarr’s GAA club in Togher, this new and purpose built premises is centrally located and on the number 214 and 219 bus routes. Dr Elaine Murphy provides high quality, personal and continued care to all patients and Private, Medical Card and EHIC holders are all welcome. Students attending colleges and language schools in Cork, who are temporarily residing in the area are very welcome.
Dr Elaine Murphy
Dr Elaine Murphy is an honours graduate of University College Cork and completed the G.P. Training Programme. She is a member of the Irish College of General Practitioners and holds diplomas in Child Health (DCH) and Women’s Health (DOWH). Having gained advanced certification in Family Planning, Mirena and Implanon insertion, Dr Murphy is also a tutor in Mirena and Implanon insertion. She has also completed courses in Cyriax orthopaedic medicine.
Dr Elaine has worked in Australia in general and emergency medicine and returned to Cork late in 2001 to work in general practice. She opened her purpose built family practice in October 2012 at the Village Medical Centre in Togher, Cork.
How can we help you?
- Dr Elaine Murphy
- Medical Secretary –Jacqui Deeney Stromsoe
- Nurse – Erica Perrott
- Nurse – Marie Collins
- Family Planning
- Full range of contraceptive methods including Mirena Coil and Implanon
- Cervical Smear taking under the Cervical Check
- Breast Examination and referral if required and the BreastCheck programme is available to women aged 50 to 64 years
- Menopause Advice
- Cardiovascular Health
- Prostate Issues
- Erectile Dysfunction
- Health Screening and Illness Prevention including cardiovascular
Have an Emergency?
Urgent Medical Care outside of normal surgery hours is provided by Southdoc.
If you need to see a G.P. between 18.00hrs in the evening and 08.00hrs the following morning, please telephone (0818) 355-999. Southdoc also provide out of hours cover over the weekend and bank holidays when the G.P. surgery is closed.