Private Medical Practitioner & Owner of The Orsmond Clinic
Dr Eva Orsmond is a leading expert in her field and remains Ireland’s sole private Medical Practitioner exclusively treating overweight and obesity in adults and children.A regular contributor to professional publications, Dr Eva also engages with the public to promote understanding of the consequences of overweight, appearing on a number of television and radio programmes, including Off the Rails, The Big Bite, Prime Time, The Late Late Show, Meet the Family, Corrigan Knows Food and the hugely popular Operation Transformation. After qualifying at Pavia University, Italy in 1990, Dr. Orsmond returned to Finland to practice medicine. She began her training in Public Health and travelled regularly to work in developing countries. In 2000, she moved to Ireland, working in St. Columcille’s Hospital, Loughlinstown.
She completed her Masters Degree at the Nordic School of Public Health at Goteborg University based on research undertaken at St. Columcille’s Hospital – writing a thesis titled “The Need for Weight Management Among Hospital Staff” (ISBN 91-89479-98-X).Dr. Orsmond believes that with the right support, education and motivation anyone can achieve weight loss and live a healthier life. Behaviour modification forms the foundation of her approach to the treatment of overweight and obesity.
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