About Dr. Laura


Dr. Laura Lenihan is a GP in Galway. She is married to Ross and mum to two little girls, Harper, Indie and Romy. 


She is incredibly passionate about health education and promotion and while not working as a GP runs an instagram page where she provides practical and evidenced based medical knowledge to her followers on a daily basis.


In her instagram posts and stories she covers a range of topics from women's health, to paediatrics and dermatology. Since starting her instagram page she has worked with a number of brands that she loves and champions including WaterWipes, Elastoplast, Bioderma, Milton & NUK Ireland to name but a few. 

She is planning to open her own clinic in Galway City in Autumn 2020 with private GP services, women's health services (contraception, family planning, early fertility investigations, menopause consultations), dermatology consultations and prescription strength skincare services including aesthetic treatments. If you would like to keep up to date on the services she offers please subscribe to the mailing list below.

Dr. Laura studied Medicine at the Graduate Entry School of Medicine in the University of Limerick. She graduated with a honours degree in 2012. After this she completed her GP training with the Western Training Programme in General Practice in April 2020. 

Prior to training in medicine Dr. Laura completed a Bachelor of Commerce Degree in the National University of Ireland, Galway and also a Masters of Fashion Science in Glasgow Caledonian University. She has a diverse background which lends itself to her interests in health education, instagram and aesthetics. 

Course & Accreditations

  • Cervical Check Accredited Smear taker (2019)

  • RSH Certificate in Contraception (2019)

  • ICGP Advanced Certificate in LARC (2020)

  • Prof Cert Clinical Dermatology, UCD (2020)

Dr. Laura Lenihan BM BS, MSc, B.Comm

©2019 by DR LAURA LENIHAN BM BS, MSc, B. Comm. IMC 406336

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