Patients & Visitors

Beacon Hospital is Ireland’s largest and most technologically advanced private hospital.

Located in Sandyford, South Dublin, Beacon Hospital is one of the most technologically advanced private hospital’s in all of Europe.

With over 180 inpatients beds, 1700 healthcare professionals and 300 consultants, Beacon Hospital operates as a full-service acute hospital. Departments include, but are not limited to; Cancer Care, Cardiology, Cardiothoracic Surgery, Dermatology, Emergency Medicine, Endocrinology, Endoscopy, ENT (Ear, Nose & Throat), General Medicine and Surgery, Intensive Care, Neurology & Neurosurgery, Orthopaedics, Physiotherapy, Paediatric Care (medical & surgical), Plastic Surgery, Radiology, Rheumatology, Sports Medicine, Urology, Vascular Services, Women’s Health, Men’s Health and more.

Beacon Hospital treats over 230,000 patients each year across all areas of medicine and surgery.

A Guide to Beacon Hospital

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Beacon Hospital’s state-of-the-art theatre department has 9 top of the range theatres kitted out with the latest in technology. Our consultant Surgeons and theatre staff are the most highly regarded and experienced in the country. Our theatres perform a range of elective surgeries as well as extremely time sensitive surgeries such as open-heart surgery. The most complex of surgeries such as scoliosis correctional surgeries and surgeries to remove deep seated complex brain tumours are performed in our theatres on an almost daily basis.

Our Cancer Centre is the most comprehensive private centre in the whole of Ireland. We offer a fully encompassing cancer service offering all the essential treatments and services such as medical oncology, radiation oncology (with Ireland’s most advanced radiation oncology equipment), surgical oncology, oncology inpatient unit, oncology direct access admissions, pain medicine, palliative care and patient support.

Beacon Centre for Orthopaedics is Ireland’s most complete private Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine service. With access to over 18 specialist Consultants along with our team of Chartered Physiotherapists and Sports Physiologists, our team will have you back on your feet in no time!

Beacon Hospital’s Cardiology and Cardiothoracic Team consistently bring the latest in ground-breaking world-wide techniques to Ireland. In 2020 alone, Beacon Hospital has performed 4 world and Ireland firsts in the area of Heart Health techniques.

Beacon Hospital provides exceptional patient care in an environment where quality, respect, care and compassion are at the centre of all we do. We believe in investing in the best of technology, equipment and expertise in order to provide our patients care unlike anywhere else in the world.

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Before Your Appointment


  • If this is your first time to Beacon Hospital, please allow sufficient time to locate where on the campus you have your appointment.
  • Please allow plenty of time for parking as the car park can be busy as can the roads around the hospital.
  • Please arrive in your designated clinic 15 minutes before your appointment.

What to bring to hospital?

Bring your clothing, a pair of flat closed heel shoes (preferably not laced), reading glasses & toiletries.

We advise that you avoid bringing valuables into the hospital with you. Any items brought are at your own risk. You will have to remove all jewelry before going into your surgery.

Unless you have been told otherwise, please bring any medication that you take regularly other than your painkillers.


Read our FAQ’s here. 


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