Dr Martin Shelly

Consultant Radiologist
Dr Martin Shelly, Consultant Radiologist Headshot

Beacon Limerick

Areas of Specialty

  • Radiology
  • Interventional Radiology
  • Women's Health Imaging
  • Thyroid Ultrasound
  • Thyroid Biopsy
  • Abdominal Diagnostic Imaging
  • Pelvic Imaging
  • Oncologic Imaging

Current Memberships

  • European Society of Gastrointestinal and Abdominal Radiology (ESGAR)
  • Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiology Society of Europe (CIRSE)
  • Radiological Society of North America (RSNA)
  • European Society of Radiology (ESR)


Dr Martin Shelly graduated with honours from University College Dublin in 2002 and after postgraduate training in surgery at the Mater Misericordiae University Hospital, Dublin was awarded Intercollegiate Membership of the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (MRCSI). He undertook higher specialist training in diagnostic radiology at the Mater Misericordiae University Hospital, Dublin and in 2010 was awarded the Fellowship of the Faculty of Radiologists, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (FFRRCSI). He subsequently completed clinical fellowship training in abdominal imaging and interventional radiology at the Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston.


Dr Shelly was appointed a Consultant Radiologist at University Hospital Limerick and Adjunct Senior Clinical Lecturer in Radiology in the University of Limerick in 2015. His practice at Beacon Limerick encompasses all aspects of radiology with a particular focus on thyroid ultrasound and women’s health imaging (female pelvis ultrasound and MRI).


Dr Shelly’s areas of expertise include Abdominal and pelvic imaging (including liver, pancreas, and prostate MRI, ultrasound, and CT), Thyroid ultrasound and biopsy, Women’s Health Imaging, oncologic imaging and interventional radiology.