We are delighted to welcome Ms Aisling Hogan Consultant General & Colorectal Surgeon who commenced practice in our hospital this month.
Ms Aisling Hogan graduated from University College Dublin in 2004. After an internship at St. Vincent’s University Hospital, Dublin, she pursued surgical training in Ireland. She undertook an MD at UCD and was awarded a European Young Investigator award in Warsaw for her novel work on oestrogen receptors in colonic smooth muscle.
Her higher surgical training focused on her special interest - colorectal surgery. Following award of her Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, she pursued a laparoscopic colorectal/pelvic floor fellowship in Oxford University Hospital.
She was appointed as a General/Colorectal surgeon at Galway University Hospital in August 2017 and subsequently as an Honorary Senior Lecturer in the school of Medicine in NUI Galway.
Ms Hogan has a keen interest in undergraduate and post graduate medical education and surgical research and has almost 100 peer reviewed publications in the field of colorectal surgery. She commenced practice in the Bons Secours Hospital Galway in 2022. She specialises in the diagnosis and treatment of colorectal cancer, surgery for inflammatory bowel disease, haemorrhoidal disease and complex pelvic floor disorders including rectal prolapse and faecal incontinence.