General Practice

Established in 1986, Carrig Clinic is a General Medical Practice serving the people of Greystones and surrounding areas. We are a fully computerised General Practice linked to our local hospitals for electronic referrals, laboratory and radiology reports, ambulatory diagnostics and Emergency services.
Affiliated with UCD and TCD, we are involved in Undergraduate Medical Education.
We are registered with Data Protection and consider confidentiality and the protection of personal information a high priority.


Dr Nicola Cochrane


Nicola comes from Belfast, qualified from UCD in 1993 and has been working as a GP in Wicklow for 20 years.  She has been involved in Medical Education with undergraduates and GPs and amongst her skills has expertise in Women’s Health, Forensic Medicine and Expedition Medicine.  She is involved in the GP led Mirena Clinic, as well as the recently launched Menopause Clinic, at the National Maternity Hospital, Holles St, Dublin. She is also involved with SATU at the Rotunda Hospital, Dublin and travels on expeditions with Earth’s Edge as Expedition Doctor.  Outside of work Nicola has continued running roads and trails in Wicklow and has a busy family life with GP husband Eddie.

Dr John O Keeffe


John grew up in Kerry and qualified from UCD 1993.  He worked as a GP in Newcastle, UK and joined Carrig Clinic in 2006. He is active in GP Education and Undergraduate Medical students and has interests in Acupuncture and Minor Surgery.  John is also involved with NRB supporting drivers with disabilities.  He has recently taken up golf.


Nurse Mairead Downey

Administration Team:

Working hard to organise appointments and relay communications while keeping our IT and administration up to date we have:

Dee Donohoe

Bairbre Murphy

Barbara Lockhart

Lorna Corcoran