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Dr. Kathryn McCreery

Speciality: Ophthalmic Surgery

Practice: Suite 10, Blackrock Clinic &
Temple Grove House, 43-51 Temple Rd, Blackrock
Clinic Hours: Monday, Wednesday and Friday 9.00am - 5.00pm 

Secretary: Casie/Jessica
Phone: 01-2103653
Fax: 01-2836030
Email: [email protected]

Personal Profile

Dr McCreery graduated from the Royal College of Surgeons in 1986 and first trained in Internal Medicine and became a Member of The Royal College of Physicians in Ireland (MRCPI). She then did an Ophthalmology Residency in The Royal Victoria Eye and Ear Hospital, Dublin and in Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA.

Dr McCreery attained the degrees FRCSI (Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons in Ophthalmic Surgery), FRCOphth (Fellow of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists UK) and also became Board Certified in Ophthalmology, the qualifying exam of the American Board of Ophthalmology.
She did a fellowship in Paediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus at The University of Pittsburgh/ Children’s’ Hospital of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, USA.

Following her training she was a Consultant Ophthalmologist/Assistant Professor at Baylor College of Medicine/Texas Children’s’ Hospital for three years prior to her return to Dublin in 2002. She is now a Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon at Our Lady’s Children’s Hospital, Crumlin and at Blackrock Clinic, Dublin. Dr McCreery has been a Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon for 16 years. Her areas of interest are refractive / cataract surgery and paediatric ophthalmology and strabismus. 

Dr McCreery has published more than 70 articles in peer reviewed Ophthalmic journals, authored 5 book chapters and has made countless presentations at national and international Ophthalmic meetings. She was awarded the
Schindler Award in 1999 which is presented to the resident who exhibits high moral standards and compassion in patient care. from the Department of Ophthalmology at Baylor College of Medicine< Houston, TX and the . Dan B. Jones Teaching Award in 2002 which is awarded  annually by the Ophthalmology Residents at Baylor College of Medicine for her dedication to resident teaching.

She was also nominated SOE Lecturer  2006.European Society of Ophthalmology.

She is married with 3 children. 

Special Interests

Cataract and Refractive Surgery
Paediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus
Paediatric Cataract Surgery and Intraocular Lens Implantation.

Research Interests

Retinopathy of Prematurity


Board Certified American Board of Ophthalmology

Professional Membership

Member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology
Member of the American Association of Paediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus
Member European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
Member of the American Association of Cataract and refractive Surgeons
Member Irish College of Ophthalmologists

To book an appointment or to enquire further please contact us on 01-210 3653, or through our contact form.
T: +353 1 210 3653, +353 1 244 0698
F: +353 1 283 6030
E:[email protected]
Suite 10, Blackrock Clinic, Blackrock, Co. Dublin.
Temple Grove House,Temple Rd,Blackrock, Dublin.
CRO No: 470658
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