Dr John J Ryan

Dr. John J. Ryan assumes the role of Medical Director at The Fitzwilliam Square D2 Medical Centre, a distinguished graduate hailing from University College Galway and a proud native of Donnybrook, Dublin 4. For more than two decades, Dr. Ryan has been an integral member of the Irish Rugby Football Union (IRFU), showcasing his prowess in both junior and senior rugby leagues with London Irish. His extensive medical journey encompasses rigorous training within the Western training scheme in psychiatry and vocational GP training schemes.

As a founding member of D Doc, the esteemed Dublin doctors-on-call service established under his leadership in 2005, Dr. Ryan epitomizes a commitment to accessible healthcare. The Fitzwilliam Square D2 Medical Centre, under his stewardship, stands as a beacon of modernity, operating as a fully computerized practice with electronic links to the prestigious laboratories at St. Vincent’s Hospital Dublin 4 and St. James’s Hospital Dublin 8, both esteemed national centers of medical excellence.

Dr. Ryan’s medical acumen extends across the British Isles, inclusive of specialized training with the esteemed Royal College of Gynecologists in London. Renowned as a national authority on steroid joint injections, Dr. Ryan boasts an extensive 25-year tenure in this specialized domain, primarily focusing on the treatment of professional athletes and individuals grappling with arthritis.

His illustrious career is adorned with a plethora of professional accolades, including eight esteemed higher medical diplomas. Noteworthy among these are his Diplomas in Child Health and Women’s Health from the Royal College of Surgeons and the Irish College of Physicians respectively. Dr. Ryan’s multifaceted expertise is further underscored by his Diplomas in Clinical Psychiatry and geriatric Medicine and his prestigious DRCOG diploma from the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists in London. Dr. John J Ryan has a diploma in women’s health from the Irish College of Physicians. He also has a diploma in clinical psychiatry from the Irish College of Physicians. Dr. Ryan has a DRCOG diploma from the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists in London. Dr. Ryan has a joint diploma in sports medicine from the Irish College of General Practitioners and the Royal College of Physicians Ireland. Dr. Ryan has a higher diploma in dermatology from University College Dublin. Dr. Ryan has a higher diploma in patient safety from the Irish College of Physicians of Ireland.

Moreover, Dr. Ryan’s association with esteemed medical institutions spans a spectrum of domains, including his status as an associate member of the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists in London. He maintains full medical registration with both the Irish Medical Council and the General Medical Council of Great Britain, epitomizing his commitment to ethical medical practice. Additionally, Dr. Ryan is fully indemnified by the Medical Protection Society in London, further attesting to his dedication to providing exemplary healthcare services.

Dr Caoimhe Daly

MICGP MB.BCH BAO Diploma in Obs and Gyn London. 

Dr. Caoimhe Daly conducts her Well Woman Clinic at the Fitzwilliam Square D2 Medical Centre each Wednesday from 9 am to 5 pm. Currently, Dr. Daly is situated in the United States, engaged in advanced medical training, an academic pursuit that will continue until 2024. A graduate of University College Dublin and the Leinster GP training scheme, she holds a certificate in contraception from the distinguished Irish College of General Practitioners (ICGP) and possesses expertise in the insertion of both Mirena and copper intrauterine devices.

Dr. Daly’s extensive medical education includes comprehensive hospital rotations throughout Dublin, where she gained significant experience in Emergency Medicine, Pediatrics, General Medicine, Psychiatry, and Endocrinology. Her proficiency is further enhanced by specialized training undertaken at Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital in Perth, Australia. Moreover, Dr. Daly is proficient in the insertion and removal of the subdermal contraceptive implant Implanon. She is anticipated to rejoin the esteemed medical team at Fitzwilliam Square in September 2024, bringing with her an enriched knowledge base and heightened clinical acumen.

Dr Jessica Barnes

MB.BCH.BAO MICGP Diploma in Obs and Gyn London. 

Dr. Jessica Barnes presides over her Well Woman Clinic each Thursday at The Fitzwilliam Square D2 Medical Centre, from the hours of 9 am to 5 pm. Dr. Barnes, an illustrious alumna of University College Dublin, having graduated in the year 2011, commenced her medical odyssey with an internship, subsequently embarking on a sojourn to Perth, Australia, where she garnered invaluable experience in the realm of emergency medicine. Upon her repatriation to Ireland, she matriculated into the UCD/Mid Leinster vocational GP training scheme.

Throughout the extensive continuum of her training, Dr. Barnes has amassed a wealth of experience traversing various medical disciplines, inclusive of Pediatrics, General Medicine, Psychiatry, Geriatric Medicine, and Emergency Medicine, all within the eminent hospitals of Dublin. Her fervent interest in women’s health is underscored by her attainment of a Diploma from the prestigious Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists in London. Furthermore, Dr. Barnes exhibits proficiency in the administration of Long-Acting Reversible Contraceptives (LARC) and is adept in the technical insertion and removal of subdermal implants.

Dr Noelle Casey

MB.BCH.BAO MICGP MRCPI Diploma in Obs and Gyn London. Diploma in Child Health

Dr. Noelle Casey conducts her Well Woman Clinic every Tuesday at The Fitzwilliam Square D2 Medical Centre, operating from 9 am to 5 pm. Dr. Casey graduated from University College Dublin in 2009. Following her internship at St. Vincent’s University Hospital, she expanded her expertise by spending a year in Sydney, Australia, working in emergency medicine. Upon her return to Ireland, she completed her medical memberships with the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland (RCPI) and subsequently trained in the UCD/Mid Leinster vocational GP training scheme.

Dr. Casey accrued extensive experience in Vancouver, Canada, where she practiced as a Family Physician for nearly two years before returning to Ireland in 2020. She has a particular interest in women’s health and holds a Diploma from the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists in London. Additionally, she is trained in Long-Acting Reversible Contraceptives (LARC) and is proficient in the insertion and removal of subdermal implants. Dr. Casey also holds a Diploma in Child Health, further broadening her medical expertise.

Miss Niamh O'Leary

Niamh, the most recent addition to our esteemed team, commenced her tenure at The Fitzwilliam Square D2 Medical Centre in 2019. Her congenial and adept professional demeanor, synergized with her exceptional interpersonal acumen, markedly augment the efficacy and operational fluidity of our esteemed practice. Niamh seamlessly executes her pivotal role both at the vanguard of our establishment and via telephonic interactions, providing invaluable support and facilitation to our esteemed clinical staff.

Amidst the formidable challenges precipitated by the relentless pandemic, Niamh has evinced exemplary leadership prowess, steering the reception team with unwavering diligence and indefatigable resilience. Her commendable stewardship amidst adversity has garnered widespread recognition, culminating in her ascension to the exalted position of practice manager in 2023. This elevation stands as an indelible testament to her unwavering dedication, consummate capability, and meritorious contributions to our esteemed establishment.

Andrew Watson

Andrew Watson, a Certified Athletic Therapist, and Chartered Physiotherapist, boasts an impressive array of qualifications and experience in the field of sports medicine. With a BSc in Sports Rehabilitation and a BSc in Physiotherapy, both earned with honors, as well as an MSc in Sports Medicine from the esteemed University of Glasgow under the mentorship of Prof. Stuart Hillis, Andrew’s academic pedigree is formidable.

As the lead practitioner and chartered physiotherapist at Raglan Sports Medicine within D2 Medical alongside Dr. John J. Ryan, Andrew has honed his expertise through years of hands-on practice. His professional journey includes a stint as a rehabilitation specialist at the Raglan Clinic, working closely with Dr. Conor P. O’Brien, a Consultant Neurophysiologist and Physician in Sports and Exercise Medicine.

Andrew’s commitment to continuous learning and advancement is evident in his additional certifications, including his status as a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) with the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) and his accreditation with BASRaT. Moreover, his distinction as one of the first Athletic Therapists in the country accredited by the Irish Sports Council and accepted onto the High-Performance Panel of Performance Sports Services speaks to his dedication to excellence.

Throughout his career, Andrew has treated and trained individuals from diverse backgrounds, including elite athletes who competed in the Beijing Olympics in 2008. Despite his rigorous professional commitments, Andrew remains deeply involved in rugby, serving as the Head of Physiotherapy for Suttonians RFC since 2010 and consulting for other sports teams in Dublin.

Andrew’s unwavering commitment to staying abreast of the latest research and techniques underscores his dedication to providing top-quality treatment to his patients. He continually endeavors to introduce cutting-edge therapies into Ireland, contributing to peer-reviewed literature on their efficacy. Andrew’s collaboration with Dr. John J. Ryan spans over 10 years, and their partnership is strengthened by their shared commitment to tackling the most challenging cases in sports medicine, such as performing steroid joint injections when necessary to optimize joint function.


To book an appointment directly with Andrew this can be done through the Raglan Sports Medicine website www.raglansportsmedicine.com

Aoibhin Hassett

In October 2022, Aoibhín Hassett was ushered into the esteemed fold of The Fitzwilliam Square D2 Medical team. Possessing a tapestry of experience that traverses the realms of hospitality and medical administration, Aoibhín emerges as a beacon of expertise, endowed with a treasury of knowledge in delivering unparalleled customer service. Her multifaceted skill set, honed over years of diligent endeavor, coupled with an unwavering commitment to the pursuit of excellence, has swiftly propelled her to the echelons of indispensability within our esteemed practice.

Augmenting her role in providing steadfast support to both luminaries Dr. John J. Ryan and Dr. Jessica Barnes, Aoibhín embarks upon a scholarly pursuit in Psychology, thereby fortifying her acumen in comprehending the intricacies of patient care and interaction. As an integral cog in the machinery of our front-of-house administrative ensemble, she unfailingly dispenses exemplary support to patients, thereby augmenting their experiences manifold. Moreover, her remarkable proficiency harmoniously complements the expertise of our esteemed medical professionals, elevating the caliber of service rendered to unparalleled heights.

Dr. Lucy McShane

Dr. Lucy McShane embarked upon her medical journey as a graduate entry student at UCD, culminating in the attainment of her degree in 2015. Prior to delving into the realm of medicine, she acquired a primary degree in business from the esteemed Trinity College Dublin. Dr. McShane proceeded to immerse herself in General Practice training through the Dublin/Mid Leinster GP training scheme, culminating in her triumphant completion in 2021.

Throughout her training, Dr. McShane traversed a labyrinth of rotations spanning various medical disciplines, including but not limited to Geriatric Medicine, Psychiatry, Pediatrics, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Emergency Medicine, and General Medicine. Her steadfast dedication to specialization is evidenced by her acquisition of a Diploma in Obstetrics and Gynecology from the esteemed Royal College of Physicians of Ireland (RCPI). Additionally, she boasts a Certificate in Contraception and has undergone comprehensive LARC training, encompassing the intricate procedures of Implanon insertion/removal and coil insertion/removal. Notably, she has also obtained a Certificate in Dermatology from UCD, further enriching her medical repertoire.

Dr. McShane presides over her well-woman clinic with aplomb, dedicating her Mondays to offering comprehensive and specialized healthcare services at the esteemed D2 Fitzwilliam Square Medical Centre. Her unwavering commitment to providing exemplary care underscores her devotion to the well-being of her patients.

Anne Marie Tyrrell

Nurse Anne-Marie Tyrrell inaugurated her tenure at D2 Medical in the month of July 2023, bringing forth an extensive reservoir of experience and expertise. A distinguished alumna of the Mater Hospital, Nurse Tyrrell has dedicated the lion’s share of the preceding 25 years to her vocation at St. Vincent’s Private Hospital, with a predominant focus on the oncology services domain.

In her relentless pursuit of knowledge and professional augmentation, Nurse Tyrrell completed a Higher Diploma in Cancer Care in the year 2017. During this epoch, she rendered significant contributions to both inpatient and daycare oncology units, thereby manifesting her unwavering commitment to delivering comprehensive and compassionate care to patients embroiled in the battle against cancer. In the face of the exigencies posed by the COVID pandemic, Nurse Tyrrell adeptly redirected her focus towards Occupational Health, thereby further diversifying and enriching her professional portfolio.

Extending beyond her clinical undertakings, Nurse Tyrrell has distinguished herself in the academic arena, attaining a Higher Diploma in Business Management. In the nascent stages of her career, she judiciously applied her expertise in the capacity of a business and clinical developer within a medical devices company, thereby showcasing her versatility and proficiency that transcend the conventional confines of clinical practice.