Barringtons MRI Centre, Limerick

Alliance Medical have medical imaging scan centres located throughout Ireland, including in Barringtons Hospital, Limerick where we offer MRI and DXA scans. MRI scans at Barringtons Hospital are covered by health insurers including Laya Healthcare, Glo Health, Irish Life Health, VHI (Consultant only), GMA, ESB and the Prison Officers.
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Barringtons Hospital,
Georges Quay,
V94 H92W

Tel.: 061 490590
Fax: 061 490595
Center Email:


Please ensure you have a referral from
a healthcare professional before booking:

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Please ensure you have a referral from a healthcare professional before booking:

MRI: Direct Settlement with VHI (Consultant only), Laya Healthcare, Irish Life HealthMPF (ESB), GMA, GloHealth and the Prison Officers.

DXA: Direct Settlement with Prison Officers. Please contact us for pricing information.

You should contact your health insurance company prior to attending for your appointment to ensure you are adequately covered for the cost of your scan. If you do not have a policy with any of the above health insurance companies please contact us for price details. We have discounted our prices for all patients so please contact us to avail of these.

It is difficult to find parking close to the hospital so you should allow plenty of time for your appointment.

Parking is available in Charlotte’s Quay car park, which is open from 7:30am until 7pm (Mon -Sat). Parking is free for Barringtons MRI patients for up to 2 hours. Staff will validate your parking ticket in the MRI Centre. Barringtons Hospital and MRI Centre is on the opposite side of the river to the car park. There are other car parks available at the Potato Market and Sheep St. Should you wish to use these car parks please contact us for directions.

From Limerick (East)

  • If travelling from the east of the City, follow the Dublin Road (R445).
  • Continue straight ahead. The Dublin Road merges into Clare Street and then Lock Quay.
  • At the roundabout on Lock Quay, take the second exit on to Island Road.
  • At the four-cross road, turn left on to Athlunkard Street.
  • If availing of the hospital car park, take the next left on to Sheep Street.
  • If travelling straight to the hospital, continue on to Bridge Street.
  • Turn left on to George’s Quay (this is the left before crossing the bridge).
  • Barringtons Hospital is on the left.

From Limerick (West)

  • Join the Dock Road from the N69 / Exit 4 of the N7.
  • Continue on the Dock Road.
  • At the Shannon Bridge roundabout, take the third exit.
  • Follow the road to the left and merge with traffic on Henry Street.
  • Staying in the middle lane, travel straight up Henry Street.
  • At Liddy Street, follow the road to the right (no left turn available).
  • Continue onto Honan’s Quay, keeping on the left lane.
  • Take the right straight after the bridge onto George’s Quay. Barringtons Hospital is on the left.
  • If availing of the hospital car park, instead of taking the right to Georges Quay, continue on and take the second right on to Sheep Street where the hospital car park is located.

Please note: Additional parking is available at the Potato Market on Merchants Quay (pay and display) or on the opposite side of the Quays at Charlotte Quay (pay on exit), a five minute walk to Barringtons Hospital.

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