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Established in 1993, M.E.D. Surgical is a diverse, speciality-led distributor of MedTech products and services, serving niche areas including Laparoscopic Surgery, General Surgery, Ophthalmology, Urology, Woman's Health, Infection Prevention, Critical Care, Cardiac,Thoracic and Vascular Solutions, Custom Procedure Packs, Operating Theatre Consumables, Mobility Aids and Orthopaedic Soft Goods, Ultrasound Imaging & Diagnostics.

Representing global brand leaders such as Zeiss, BK Ultrasound, Teleflex and Johnson & Johnson, we are one of very few companies in Europe to hold a fully accredited service license agreement with Zeiss and many more of the global brands in our portfolio.

At M.E.D. Surgical our purpose is to facilitate healthcare advancement and patient centricity by pursuing and providing the safest and most innovative products for our healthcare professionals. This is exemplified by the employment of 33 experienced professionals nationwide, including 23 dedicated sales specialists.

With every partnership we forge, we strive to establish close collaboration, underpinned by the knowledge that your trust in our reliability, is the foundation of our mutual success. Our mission is to provide the healthcare industry with innovative Medtech solutions and services that protect and enrich the quality of patients lives.

The relationships we forge with our people, suppliers, and clients are guided by trust, integrity, and our passion for patient centricity. It is fueled by our speciality-led experts and commercial ambition, culminating in meaningful partnerships that last for years.

First Contact

First Contact

We have a dedicated customer support team available to deal with all enquiries. You can reach us by phone, email or via our website.

Understanding Your Needs

Understanding Your Needs

We actively listen and assess your needs to ensure that you receive the product or service that best suits your requirements.

Demonstration of the Product/Service

Demonstration of the Product/Service

We can design and demonstrate the solution that best fits your requirements and show how this will enhance your patient care.

Tender/Procurement/Quality Assurance/Sales

Tender/Procurement/Quality Assurance/Sales

We will develop a proposal, tailored to your needs, and work with you through each step of the process to ensure your expectations are met. With ISO9001 accreditation you are guaranteed quality in practice.

Ongoing Support & Customer Service

Ongoing Support & Customer Service

We have a dedicated Customer Service team available to deal with all enquiries. We also have a comprehensive repair service and engineers available 24 hours per day 365 days of the year, in case of emergencies.

John Donovan

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John Donovan

Head of Operations

John Donovan

Head of Operations


John joined M.E.D. Surgical in 2004 as an Area Manager for Surgical Division in Munster, having previously worked in Sales/Commercial roles with Cadbury Ireland and Petty, Wood UK. Since joining, John has managed a number of National Sales Divisions within M.E.D. Surgical. John was appointed to the role of Commercial Projects Facilitator in 2017 and then appointed to Head of Operations M.E.D. Surgical in January 2018.

David Laheen

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David Laheen

Head of Sales

David Laheen

Head of Sales


David Laheen joined M.E.D. Surgical in 2006. He was appointed Sales Manager for the Surgical Division in 2013 and was appointed as Head of Sales in February 2018. David has a B.Tech Hons Degree and comes from a background in Telecom Sales and Management.

Gary Cooper

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Gary Cooper

Head of Ophthalmic Division

Gary Cooper

Head of Ophthalmic Division


Gary has over 30 years experience in Ophthalmic Sales and Distribution in the Irish market. Having previously worked with John Bannon, Gary joined M.E.D. Surgical in 2009 and heads up the Ophthalmic Division and manages a team of 4 salespeople.

Eamon McFerran

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Eamon McFerran

Operations Manager

Eamon McFerran

Operations Manager


Eamon McFerran joined M.E.D. Surgical in the role of Area Sales Manager in 2004. Eamon took on the role of Operations Manager in 2013. Eamon has a background in Finance and is a qualified Accountant.

Bosco Harris

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Bosco Harris

National Sales Manager Infection Prevention Division

Bosco Harris

National Sales Manager Infection Prevention Division


Bosco joined M.E.D. Surgical in January 2009 as an Area Manager in the Infection Prevention Division. Bosco is a qualified Anaesthetic Nurse BSc, with 10 years Medical experience prior to entering Medical Device Sales. He was appointed as Sales Manager of the Infection Prevention Division in Jan 2018 and manages a team of 4 sales people.

Lorna Spillane

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Lorna Spillane

National Sales Manager for Cardiac, Vascular & Thoracic Division and Ambulatory Aids Division

Lorna Spillane

National Sales Manager for Cardiac, Vascular & Thoracic Division and Ambulatory Aids Division


Lorna Spillane joined M.E.D. Surgical in 2010 and has moved through various key roles within the company, starting as Ambulatory Aid Sales Manager, followed by Area Sales Manager then National Sales Manager for the Surgical Division. Lorna is now National Sales Manager for Cardiac, Vascular & Thoracic Division and Ambulatory Aids Division. Lorna`s background is in Specialist Dental and Consumer Healthcare sales.

John Broderick

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John Broderick

National Sales Manager Imaging Division

John Broderick

National Sales Manager Imaging Division


John joined M.E.D. Surgical in July 2018. He is an Incorporated Engineer, with a background in Electronics and Computer Science. He has over 30 year`s experience in Medical Imaging and Medical Measurement Systems, using his experience and product knowledge to enable Clinical users to offer their patients the highest quality diagnostic results and clinical outcomes.

Barry Laheen

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Barry Laheen

National Sales Manager for Urology & Gynaecology

Barry Laheen

National Sales Manager for Urology & Gynaecology


Barry joined M.E.D in Jan 2016 working as an area manager in the Infection Prevention division. In 2020 he moved to the Urology & Gynaecology division and just this year has beoame the National Sales manager of the division. Barry has fulfilled sales roles for the past 14 years, particularly in the Telecom & Healthcare Industries.

Gareth Burkley

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Gareth Burkley

National Sales Manager – Surgical Division

Gareth Burkley

National Sales Manager – Surgical Division


Gareth joined M.E.D Surgical in 2018 as an Area Manager with the surgical division. He was appointed National Sales Manager in January 2022. Gareth has over 20 years of healthcare sales experience including primary care, pharmacy and hospital sales.

John Walsh

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John Walsh

National Sales Manager Ophthalmic Capital Equipment Division

John Walsh

National Sales Manager Ophthalmic Capital Equipment Division


John had over 30 years experience in the Irish Ophthalmic Equipment Market having been previously employed with Fannin. John brings a wealth of Technical and Clinical knowledge to this specialised area. John joined M.E.D. Surgical in 2012.

Tina Cumiskey

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Tina Cumiskey

Purchasing Lead

Tina Cumiskey

Purchasing Lead


Tina has over 19 year`s service with M.E.D. Surgical and is in charge of Vendor Purchasing and logistics for Goods In. Tina was promoted to Purchasing Lead in March 2018.

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