Memory Clinic, St Columcille’s Hospital, Loughlinstown, Co. Dublin
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The Memory Clinic is a specialised service for people with memory loss, changes in cognitive function and dementia. Diagnosis and treatments are provided for those concerned about changes in their memory and memory disorders, including dementia. Referral-based service, not available for people under 65. People under the age of 65 are referred to the Neurology service at St Vincent's University Hospital
A memory clinic service is available for people who are worried about their memory. The clinic can diagnose memory problems as well as give you information, treatment and advice.
There are a currently 25 memory clinics operating in Ireland. Some clinics offer a nationwide service; others offer services to people living in particular part of the country.
The clinics work with people who are experiencing memory problems to diagnose the cause of these problems. Most clinics only accept referrals from GP’s or other medical doctors. Therefore, if you are concerned about your memory you should visit your GP to discuss.
For more information about Memory Clinics read the Memory Clinic in Ireland resource by the Dementia Services Information and Development Centre (DSIDC).