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Hanover Medical Centre

Medical team

Medical team

Dr Frank Kenny

Frank qualified from the Royal College of Surgeons in 1994. He spent 4 years training in surgery, including General Surgery, Orthopaedics, Urology, Cardiothoracic and Vascular surgery. He then trained in both Adult and Paediatric Emergency Medicine.

He spent a year in Cheshire training as a GP Registrar. He then returned to Ireland and joined his mother’s medical practice in Trim, Co. Meath. He then worked as a Staff Grade in Emergency Medicine in Cheltenham and Weston-super-Mare. After working for a year in Melbourne, Australia, he returned to GP practice in Trim in 2006.He established Hanover Medical Centre with Dr. Scott in 2009.

Qualifications: LRCPI & LRCSI MB BCh BAO (NUI) DCH

Dr Mary Scott

Mary qualified from the Royal College of Surgeons in 1996. She spent 2 years in basic surgical training in University Hospital Galway. She worked in Queensland in Emergency Medicine. She returned to Ireland in 2000, and worked in Plastic Surgery , ENT, Emergency Medicine and Paediatrics before moving to Bath, UK, for her GP Registrar training. She stayed in the UK working as a GP locum in Bath and the surrounding area until 2005. She worked for a year as a GP locum in Melbourne , Australia and returned to Ireland in 2006. She established Hanover Medical Centre with Dr. Kenny in 2009.


Dr. David Gibson

Dr. David Gibson graduated from University College Dublin in 2010. He completed his internship in St.Vincent’s Hospital Dublin and spent a further year in hospital medicine. David completed the Royal College of Surgeons GP training programme, graduating in 2016. Dr. Gibson joined Hanover Medical in 2016.

Qualifications: Mb Bch BAO (NUI), MICGP

Dr. Janice Gomes

Dr. Karl Casey

Dr. Louise Jackman

Dr. Louise Jackman graduated from Trinity College in 2009. After completing her internship at St. James’ Hospital, she undertook a year of surgical training in CUH and the Mercy Hospital Cork. She then completed the South-East GP training scheme, graduating in 2015.

Qualifications:  MICGP, DRCOG, MsC (Sports and Exercise Medicine). She has also completed a training-certificate in substance misuse and family planning.

Dr Sheila Byrne

Dr. Sheila Byrne graduated from the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland in 2001. Following internship in Beaumont Hospital, she completed vocational GP training on the North-East GP training scheme, graduating in 2005. She then joined her Father’s practice in Dundalk. Her special areas of interest include Women’s Health and Family planning, and she is qualified to insert and remove long-acting contraceptive devices such as Mirena/Jaydess Coils and Implanon devices. Sheila’s other great interest is sport, and she completed a Master’s Degree in Sport and Exercise Medicine at the University of Bath in 2012.

Qualifications: MB, BCh, BAO, LRCP & SI, DCH, DOWH, DCP, MICGP, Msc SEM.

Nurse Anne Desmond

Nurse Anne Desmond is a registered General Nurse and Midwife, having qualified from Sir Patrick Dun’s Hospital in 1982. Anne has worked in all areas of hospital maternity care. In 2000 Anne branched into general practice nursing and she joined Hanover Medical in 2017.

Nurse Jacqueline Murray

Nurse Jacqueline Murray graduated from UCD in General Nursing in 2013. She worked in the cardiology unit of Royal Bristol Infirmary for several years. On returning to Dublin Jacqueline worked in the High Dependency Unit of St.Vincent’s Private Hospital, and then Health Screening Ireland. Jacqueline joined Hanover Medical in 2019.

Administration team

  • Niamh Collins – Practice Manager
  • Sarah Downes – Receptionist
  • Olivia Fagan – Receptionist
  • Majella McDonagh – Receptionist
  • Tracey Mooney – Receptionist
  • Sarah Rock – Receptionist
  • Patrick Scott – General Manager