About Dr. Laura
Dr. Laura Lenihan is a GP in Galway. She is married to Ross and mum to two little girls, Harper and Indie. She is currently expecting her third child in May 2020.
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 Suu Balm and Bioderma.
She is planning to open her own clinic in Galway City in early 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 as a postgraduate student 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 internship training in Galway University Hospital and Portiuncula Hospital.
She then commenced the Western Training Programme in General Practice in 2014 and is due to complete training in April 2020. During this time she has completed a variety of placements and has also done extra training in aesthetics and dermatology.
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.
Dr. Laura Lenihan BM BS, MSc, B.Comm