Consultant in Obstetrics and Gynaecology – Subspecialist in maternal fetal medicine

Dr Jennifer Donnelly – MD MRCOG MRCPI DCH DipGUMed


Special Interests:

Prenatal diagnosis, fetal treatment. Medical complications of pregnancy- Preconceptual counselling and pregnancy management. Specialises Congenital heart disease (maternal) Haematological disorders. Labour ward management.

Contact Details:

Secretary: Ms Ciara Mc Greevy:
Please note that Ciara Finishes work at 2pm on Fridays

Private: 01 828 9517
Mobile: 085 780 3569

Dr Jennifer Donnelly’s practice focuses on high risk obstetric care and obstetric ultrasound. Her clinical areas of interest include prenatal screening and diagnosis, high risk pregnancy, maternal medical complications of pregnancy, early pregnancy loss, and general obstetric care. Her practice offers prenatal screening for chromosomal abnormality, prenatal diagnostic techniques including amniocentesis and chorionic villus sampling (CVS) and advanced prenatal ultrasound services.

She is the obstetric lead of the combined Rotunda Hospital/Mater Misericordiae University Hospital service for women with congenital cardiac conditions and the Maternal Medicine Multidisciplinary Team. She provides an obstetric consult service to the Mater Misericordiae University Hospital.

Jennifer graduated from Trinity College Dublin in 1997. She commenced training in obstetrics and gynaecology in Dublin followed by the John Radcliffe Hospital in Oxford. She then pursued higher specialist training in obstetrics and gynaecology at all three Dublin Maternity Hospitals, Our Lady of Lourdes, Drogheda and St James’s Hospital, Dublin.
Jennifer worked as Assistant Master at the Rotunda and then completed an RCOG Maternal Fetal Medicine fellowship programme in Ireland (Rotunda Hospital/Coombe Women and Infants University Hospital) and in Columbia University Medical Center, New York.

Professor Donnelly was appointed Clinical Director at The Rotunda Hospital in 2023.

She has published and presented internationally on venous thromboembolism in pregnancy, microarray in prenatal diagnosis, and prenatal screening for fetal abnormality.