Cross Border EU Directive  | Galway Clinic

Cross Border EU Directive

Are you currently waiting on Surgery through the NHS?

Did you know that you can avail of surgery in the Galway Clinic through the EU Cross Border Directive?

The Galway Clinic is Ireland’s most technologically advanced hospital with 120 Consultants who are experts in their speciality fields.

If you require surgery in any of the following areas please don’t hesitate to contact us for more information;


  • Colorectal Surgery

  • Endovascular Surgery

  • Ear, Nose and Throat Surgery

  • Gastroenterology Surgery

  • General Surgery

  • Gynaecology Surgery

  • Ophthalmic Surgery  

  • Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

  • Orthopaedic Surgery

  • Orthopaedic Spinal Surgery

  • Plastic Surgery

  • Urology Surgery

  • Vascular Surgery


The Cross Border Directive allows patients to travel within the EU to receive treatment. The cost of a patient’s treatment is refunded up to the cost of treatment within the NHS or HSC board.

Treatment costs will include the following:

  • Initial consultation with a Galway Clinic Consultant

  • Surgical fees, inpatient stay, anaesthetic

  • Post-operative consultation  

For more information please visit EU Cross Border Directive

Or Contact the Galway Clinic on 00353 91 785632 or email