Consultant in obstetrics & gynaecology –
Senior lecturer with the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland

Ronan Gleeson – MA MD FRCOG FRCPI

Special Interests: Ultrasound scanning and high risk obstetrics. Multiple gestation. Endometrial ablation procedures, hysteroscopy surgery and prolapse repair.

Contact Details:

Phone: 01 874 2115 (Private)

Dr Ronan Gleeson has an interest in ultrasound scanning and high risk obstetrics and runs the twin clinic in the Rotunda. His special areas of interest in gynaecology are endometrial ablation procedures, hysteroscopic surgery, and prolapse repair.

As a senior lecturer in the Rotunda, Dr Gleeson has been responsible for teaching schedules of both undergraduate and postgraduate students and research projects with Trinity College Dublin. He is currently senior lecturer with the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland.

Dr Gleeson qualified from Trinity College Dublin in 1980. He trained in obstetrics and gynaecology in the Rotunda Hospital and Coombe Women’s Hospital, Dublin.

Following this he worked in London in the Hammersmith Hospital which specialises in tertiary referral high risk obstetrics. He spent four years there doing clinical and research work in the O&G department of the University of London and was awarded MD on the basis of this research. He then worked in the University Department of obstetrics and gynaecology in the Royal Women’s Hospital in Melbourne.

He returned to Ireland in 1991 as assistant master in the Rotunda Hospital and was appointed to a consultant / senior lecturer post in 1995. He has been convenor of postgraduate meetings in the Institute of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists from 1993 – 1995 and Honorary Secretary of the Institute from 1995 – 1998. He represented the Institute on the European Board & College of Obstetrics and Gynaecology (EBCOG) for three years.