Our Team

Dr. Michelle Cooper - Cooper MediCare, Tralee

Dr. Michelle Cooper



Dr. Cooper graduated in 2003, having studied Medicine at St. Andrew’s University, Scotland. After completing her internship, she specialised in Paediatrics and worked in hospitals throughout the UK and Ireland.

Dr. Cooper undertook her four-year specialist training in General Practice at U.C.C. in 2005. During this time, she gained vast experience in Emergency Care, General Medicine, Geriatric Medicine, Palliative Care, Psychiatry, Obstetrics and Gynaecology. Dr. Cooper has obtained Diplomas in Child Health, Medicine For The Elderly, Women’s Health and Psychiatry. Dr. Cooper also has Specialist Training in Surgical Skills and Contraception including Intrauterine Device insertion (IUD). She is an active member of the Irish College of General Practitioners and the Irish Medical Council.

Dr. Cooper worked at Torc Medical Practice in Killarney from 2011 to 2013. She was delighted, thereafter, to return to her hometown, opening her own Medical Practice at 17 Ashe Steet, Tralee in December 2013. Dr. Cooper currently specialises in Paediatrics, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Cardiac Risk Prevention, Breast and Prostate Cancer Screening, Diabetes, Chronic Disease Management, Weight Management, Haemochromatosis, Dermatology and Minor Surgery.

Declan Walsh

Declan Walsh


Practice Manager

Declan joined Cooper MediCare in 2018 and is a great addition to the practice. He is responsible for the daily operations of the practice. Together with Amanda and Catherine, Declan ensures that the practice is run efficiently and maintains the highest standards for our patients. Declan and the reception team will endeavour to help you in a prompt and professional manner. He will deal with your needs and queries with sensitivity and in total confidentiality.


Catherine Fernane

Catherine Fernane



Catherine has many years of experience working as a Medical Secretary in Tralee. With a Diploma in Business Studies, Office Administration and Montessori Teaching; she is highly qualified, extremely efficient, caring, reliable and thorough. Catherine enjoys working with people and helping others. We are delighted to have her as part of our Administrative Team here at Cooper MediCare and we value her dearly!