Our Team

Dr. Clodagh Buckley - Cedarville Medical Centre, Abbeyfeale
Dr. Clodagh Buckley

Dr. Clodagh Buckley


Dr. Clodagh Buckley completed her undergraduate medical degree in University College Cork graduating with an Honours Medical Degree in 2010. She completed her internship year and later completed her GP Training Scheme with the South West GP Training Scheme in 2014. This involved rotations in Paediatrics, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Psychiatry, General Medicine and Emergency Medicine. During that time she achieved Membership of the Irish College of General Practitioners (MICGP) and Membership of the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland (MRCPI).

She has worked as a GP in practices in North Kerry and Newmarket, Co. Cork. She took a year out of General Practice to work in Palliative Care in Milford Hospice in 2016. She started in Cedarville Medical Centre in September 2017.

Additional qualifications:

  • Diploma of the Royal College of Obstetrics and Gynaecology
  • Adjunct Senior Clinical Lecturer UL Graduate Entry Medical School
  • Family Planning Certificate and LARC tutor
  • European Certificate in Essential Palliative Care and European Certificate in Holistic Dementia Care
  • Post Graduate Diploma Allergy (Imperial College London)
 Dr. Michelle Quinlan Dr. Michelle Quinlan - Cedarville Medical Centre, Abbeyfeale
Dr. Michelle Quinlan

Dr. Michelle Quinlan


Michelle is a graduate of University College Cork, and qualified with an honours degree in 2007. She worked in both medical and surgical posts in Mercy University Hospital and Cork University Hospital, before working in Australia for under 3 years. During this time, Michelle work in a busy Accident and Emergency department. She returned to Ireland in the summer of 2011 to work on the Southwest General Practice Training Scheme.

For the subsequent 4 years, she worked in Paediatrics, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, General and Geriatric Medicine, Palliative Care, Psychiatry and General Practice to enhance her knowledge and to develop as a GP. Following this, she moved to Dublin to work as a GP for over 2 years. Finally in January 2018, Michelle along with her colleague and friend Clodagh, took over Cedarville Medical Centre from Dr. Brendan Mullins.

Additional training and committees:

  • Diploma in Obstetrics and Gynaecology
  • Diploma in Dermatology
  • Diploma in Musculoskeletal Medicine
  • Certificate in Palliative Care
  • Tutor in Long Acting Reversible Contraceptives
  • Adjunct Senior Clinical Lecturer UL graduate Entry Medical School
  • Reproductive and Sexual Health Committee member, Irish College of General Practice
  • Irish College of General Practice representative on Childbirth Guideline Development Group
Anna O’Keeffe - Practice Nurse - Cedarville Medical Centre, Abbeyfeale
Practice Nurse - Anna O’Keeffe

Anna O’Keeffe

Practice Nurse

Anna qualified as a Registered General Nurse in Cork University Hospital in 2002 and completed her degree in Nursing Studies in 2003. She subsequently completed her Higher Diploma in Midwifery in 2008. She worked in the Delivery Suite in Cork University Maternity Hospital until 2017, before moving to General Practice.

Areas of interest to Anna include, antenatal and postnatal care, childhood vaccines, phlebotomy and wound care. She is also involved in maintaining the Diabetic Cycle of Care and Heart Watch programmes in the practice.

Practice Nurse - Mary‑Frances Murphy - Cedarville Medical Centre, Abbeyfeale
Practice Nurse - Mary‑Frances Murphy

Mary-Frances Murphy

Practice Nurse

In 2006 Mary completed a B.Sc. (Hons) in Tralee Institute of Technology and in 2010 she graduated with a H.Dip. (Hons) in Midwifery from University College Cork. Mary also completed courses on wound management, family planning, well woman care, cervical screening, childhood immunisations, Asthma and COPD.

Mary has ave worked in two previous GP Practices and has a background in a diverse range of hospital wards including Orthopaedics, Plastic Surgery, and Obstetrics. She has a special interest in the areas of antenatal care and women’s health.

Practice Secretary - Lee Collins - Cedarville Medical Centre, Abbeyfeale
Practice Secretary - Lee Collins

Lee Collins

Practice Secretary

Lee has worked in Cedarville for 25 years. She has a wealth of experience and will endeavour to provide a friendly and efficient service to all our patients.

Lee lives in Abbeyfeale, is married and has two sons.

Practice Secretary - Laura Riordan - Cedarville Medical Centre, Abbeyfeale
Practice Secretary - Laura Riordan

Laura Riordan

Practice Secretary

Laura Riordan originally from Penang, Malaysia has been working in the surgery for the past 15 years.  She is an extremely capable receptionist with a passion for delivering excellent administrative support to her colleagues.

Practice Secretary - Mary Buckley - Cedarville Medical Centre, Abbeyfeale
Practice Secretary - Mary Buckley

Mary Buckley

Practice Secretary

Having worked for many years in customer service-based roles and in a secretarial capacity, Mary joined Cedarville Medical Centre in December 2014.

She works in reception, as well as providing secretarial support for Dr. Buckley & Dr. Quinlan.