Welcome to CorkShoulder.com

This website is designed to provide educational and practical information for patients and health professionals.

It is the website of Consultant Orthopaedic surgeon Greg Heffernan (IMC Number 13055) who is on the Specialist Register of the Irish Medical Council for Trauma & Orthopaedic Surgery. He has completed further specialist Fellowship training in Shoulder and Elbow Surgery at the Nottingham Shoulder & Elbow Unit and the Reading Shoulder Unit.

He is based in Shanakiel Private Hospital for Outpatient Clinics and Operating Theatre sessions. Patient referrals are made through the patientís General Practitioner through the contact to the right. In conjunction with the staff at Shanakiel Hospital our aim is to provide a modern high quality patient-friendly Shoulder & Upper Limb Orthopaedic service.


Susan O’Connell
Secretary to Mr G Heffernan

Shanakiel Hospital
Sundays Well

Tel: 021-4305037

*Disclaimer – This website is intended to be used for information purposes only. The website is not intended to be used for medical diagnosis or treatment. The website is not a substitute for a medical diagnosis and/or treatment by a doctor or competent healthcare professional.