About The Foot Health Clinic

Serving Dun Laoghaire and beyond for over 20 years, we are conveniently located just off the main street with ample street parking.

The heart of our podiatry practice is the people. All members of our team are committed to providing the highest level of quality care and comfort. We have worked diligently in Dun Laoghaire, for the past 21 years, to build a trusting and caring relationship with our patients that lasts a lifetime. Our philosophy is to assess, treat, manage, and educate each patient about their feet and foot related problems.

Ronan Ryan, owner and chief podiatrist, has hand picked an excellent team from our friendly reception staff who demonstrate incredible efficiency and empathy with our patients to our highly qualified and motivated podiatrists all of which have a minimum qualification of a degree in Podiatric Medicine ensuring the best possible care for our patients.

We are approved by VHI and all major health insurers.

  • Open Monday to Friday
  • Late night clinic every Monday until 7pm
  • Home visits: Monday and Thursday
  • Other times available on request

Podiatry Team

Our professional podiatrists are all UK trained, with a minimum qualification of degree and approved by the Health Minister.

Ronan Ryan


Ronan, upon finishing his secondary education, was accepted in Glasgow Caledonian University to study Podiatric Medicine where he obtained a distinction in Surgery and Anatomy. When he qualified he returned to his home town of Dun Laoghaire where he established his Podiatry practice in October 1994. Ronan specialises in Biomechanics, podopaediatrics, nail surgery and sports injuries.

May Cheng


Originally from Hong Kong, May qualified in 1997 from University College London. She worked in an acute general hospital in Hong Kong for 6 years, looking after out-patients as well as patients in the hospital and a local hospice. She attended to a broad spectrum of cases in different areas of Podiatry. May joined the Foot Health Clinic in April 2003. Her main interest is in the care of diabetic and elderly feet.

John Conway


Born and raised in Terenure, John graduated from the University of Salford in Manchester in 2010 and have been working in the clinic since November 2010. His main interest is in biomechanics but he finds almost all areas of the job interesting. To that extent, he is also the lead podiatrist in Dermatology in Our Lady's Children Hospital in Crumlin.

Administration Team

Our friendly and professional administration team will be able to help with your enquiries and appointment bookings.

Anne Tobin


Sarah Cronin


Veronica Beattie