Affidea Waterford launches regional call centre at diagnostics clinic in Ardkeen

Just over one year since Affidea Waterford opened our state-of-the-art medical scanning facility to offer the people of Waterford, Wexford, Kilkenny and Tipperary quick and easy access to MRI, Ultrasound, X-ray and DXA scans, as part of a €20 million investment in the Irish healthcare sector in the last three years, we are proud to invest further in healthcare in the South East with the launch of our first regional call centre and the creation…

Meet The #AffideaFamily – Dr. Tony Lynch, Affidea ExpressCare Minor Injuries & Illnesses Clinics

  What’s your background? I am a graduate of both Cardiff University and University College Cork. I originally trained as an Engineer and read for a post grad after my first degree. After that I travelled the world working for some of the biggest international companies. I specialised in Process Re-engineering and worked on large global projects. After a few years, I wanted to give something back, so I decided to become a doctor. I…

Meet The #AffideaFamily – Clinic Lead Emily Cunningham

1. What’s your background? I graduated from the University of Wales (Bangor) in 1995 and started my radiography career in The Mater Private Hospital, Dublin, where I received training in MRI, CT, Mammography and Nuclear Medicine. I moved to Dunmore East, Co. Waterford, in 2001 and started working in University Hospital Waterford. During this time, I completed my M.Sc. in Medical Imaging (MRI). I joined Affidea in June 2017 as Clinic Lead in their new…

Meet The #AffideaFamily – Radiographer Siobhán Sheridan

1. What’s your background? I graduated from UCD in 2014 and began working in The Mater Public Hospital, where I had carried out most of my training as a student. I spent two-and-a-half years working in The Mater, where I gained vast experience working in a fast paced environment. There, I was trained to work in x-ray, DEXA, theatre and MRI. 2. Why did you join the #AffideaFamily? When the opportunity arose to join the…

Meet The #AffideaFamily – Affidea Letterkenny Clinical Lead Sarah Doherty

1. What’s your background? I graduated from University of Ulster (Jordanstown) in 2009 and have been working as a Radiographer since between Glasgow, Dublin and now Donegal. Most of my working life to date was spent in Beaumont Hospital, where I was given the opportunity to pursue my interest in MRI; completing my MSC in Medical Imaging (MRI) in 2016 and, prior to this, Health Care Management in 2012. This has given me the skills…

The foundation upon which Affidea has been built is trust. Both doctors and patients know that we strive to provide the best standard of care, delivered by the best professionals with the most modern technologies. Patients trust and rely on doctors. Doctors trust and rely on us.
What’s Affidea’s secret to transforming the standards of healthcare service provision? Our people. Healthcare professionals that know what they are doing and care about what they do. They make us who we are today. And who we want to be tomorrow.
We implement the highest standards and procedures to ensure safety. Affidea is committed to becoming the first European diagnostic provider to shape a new paradigm in patient safety by introducing a company wide Dose Excellence Programme ensuring the right balance between dose and image quality.
Affidea has an extensive network of international affiliations with the world’s top medical institutions to ensure that our doctors always have immediate access to the latest medical knowledge, clinical guidelines and medical procedures in all Affidea medical centres in order to ensure the highest quality diagnostics and cancer treatment.
We know that hospitality is important.  We care about how you feel and want to make each visit  to an Affidea centre as comfortable as we can.  An exceptional patient experience is ensured by delivering a personalised service in modern and comfortable service settings where you feel safe and confident that you are receiving the highest quality medical care.
Technology has done more for health today than it has ever done and will do even more in the future. Affidea is committed to operating a best in class medical equipment base and maintain it’s long standing relations with major equipment producers to ensure our patients will always have access to the latest, most innovative and effective technology.
We develop and exchange best practice. Patients deserve to know what we do, how we do it and why we do it. The continuous improvement of all Affidea care delivery processes is achieved by capitalising on the company’s extensive experience in 14 European countries and an organised effort to share best practice to improve patient safety and patient experience.