Dr. Sara Diaz MD, MICGP (Specialist Division – Family Medicine)
After Dr. Diaz completed her university education at the Faculty of Medicine Aurelio Melean of the UMSS in Bolivia, she started her internship period at Viedma Clinic Hospital and at a provincial health centre in Coohabama, Bolivia. She graduated as a Doctor in Medicine at Major University of Saint Simon, Bolivia in 2004.
Thereafter Dr. Diaz worked as a medical practitioner on a voluntary basis in a small community in Bolivia. Then she returned to her country, Peru, and started a short period of practice at Hospital Loayza Archbishop in Lima as an attachment doctor rotating in General Medicine, Paediatrics, Obstetrics-Gynaecology and the Emergency Department.
Following this in 2007, she completed a post-grad degree in General Ultrasound. Meanwhile, she was working at the National Peruvian Union of Blind People in Lima, Peru, as a G.P.. From May 2008 to May 2012, Dr. Diaz started her specialty training in Family Medicine in Valladolid, Spain. During that time she developed skills in Accident & Emergency, General Medicine, Paediatrics, Obstetrics-Gynaecology, Dermatology, Endocrinology, Radiology, Urology, Gastroenterology, Cardiology, Psychiatry, Neurology, Ophthalmology and ENT.
Later in 2013, she started to work as a G.P. in Dublin and Meath before finally joining the staff of DRMC in February 2015.