Letterkenny Breast Surgeon says he is being prevented from doing his job


The Breast Care Surgeon at Letterkenny General Hospital has claimed that he is being prevented from doing his job properly, in a manner which he believes is intended to force his resignation.

Mr Michael Sugrue was speaking on the Shaun Doherty Show this morning in his capacity as a representative of the Irish Hospital Consultants Organization.

He said he cannot carry on as he is doing at present, particularly as the Saolta Hospital Group will not appoint a second surgeon to the facility in Letterkenny.

He said there appears to be a clear agenda in Galway to stop the service in Letterkenny, but stressed, in the short term at least, that the service in Letterkenny is safe..........