Mr Olan Carmody

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon Specialising in Spine
Olan Carmody Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon


Beacon Centre for Orthopaedics
Beacon Centre for Orthopaedics
National Spine Institute
National Spine Institute

Areas of Specialty

  • Adult Spinal Trauma
  • Degenerative Spinal Conditions
  • Minimally Invasive Spinal Surgery
  • Complex Spinal Surgery
  • Spinal Surgery
  • Spinal Trauma
  • Spine
  • Osteoporotic Spine Fractures
  • Trauma
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Discectomy for Radiculopathy
  • Lumbar Laminectomy for Spinal Stenosis
  • Facet Joint Injection / Blocks
  • Anterior Cervical Discectomy and Fusion for Myeloradiculopathy
  • Anterior Cervical Discectomy and Fusion for Radiculopathy
  • Cervical and Lumbar Disc Surgery
  • Spinal Pain Management
  • Neurosurgery
  • Spinal Deformity Correction
  • Upper and Lower limb fracture fixation
  • Neck pain
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Spinal Microsurgery
  • Disc Pain & Degeneration
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Leg Pain/Weakness secondary to Disc Pathology
  • Orthopaedic Trauma

Training & Experience

Mr Olan Carmody is a Fellowship-trained Orthopaedic & Spine Consultant in Tallaght University Hospital, the Mater Misericordiae University Hospital and in the National Spinal Institute at the Beacon Hospital. During his Irish Higher Surgical Training Scheme, he trained under some of Ireland’s best spine surgeons in all the major Orthopaedic Spine Centres in the country. He trained for two years in the National Spinal Injuries Unit in the Mater Misericordiae University Hospital. He then completed an excellent International Orthopaedic & Neurosurgical Spine Fellowship in the Queen Elizabeth Hospital and the Royal Orthopaedic Hospital.

Mr Carmody specialises in all adult spinal conditions including degenerative spinal conditions, spinal trauma, osteoporotic fractures, degenerative spinal deformity and microscopic/minimally invasive spinal surgery. He has presented his research both nationally and internationally on over twenty occasions – winning three prizes. He remains heavily involved in training, completing a number of years as the Orthopaedic Representative on the Irish Higher Surgical Training Committee.