Dr David Meehan trained at The University of Sheffield, qualifying in 2001. He spent 18 months in general practice, medicine, surgery and oncology positions in the UK before returning to Ireland to complete the 4-year Western Training Scheme in General Practice. He joined The Surgery Athenry as a partner in 2006. David has a special interest in child health and received the Diploma in Child Health during his paediatric posting.
His other interests are sports medicine, diabetic care, dermatology and antenatal care. He obtained a Certificate in Diabetes Care through the ICGP, the Diploma in Dermatology through the University of Cardiff and the Diploma in Musculoskeletal Medicine through the RCSI/ICGP. David is also an active member of the National Community Rapid Response Team and has received certification in emergency paediatric, trauma and cardiac care.