Dr Dilis Clare is a leading authority on Herbal Medicine in Europe. Dr. Clare is a qualified GP and medical herbalist. She offers the best of both orthodox and herbal medicine. She is the clinical director at her integrated health clinic, Dr Clare Apothecary

Her background in Family Medicine combined with her Clinical and Academic Credentials in Herbal Medicine mean that you are assured of the highest level of medical care.

Dr Clare has graduated from University College Dublin Medical School (MBBCh, DRCOG) and from Middlesex University BSc(Hons) Herbal Medicine. She has been in full time Integrated Medical Care since 1999. She is also an Honorary Clinical Fellow at National University Galway, College of Medicine.

The clinical team at Dr Clare Apothecary offer the highest levels of training in the various disciplines of natural medical care. Our approach is always to integrate natural healing with any necessary pharmaceutical treatments.

Dr Clare works with a team approach, tailored to your individual needs. She is available for consultation by appointment only. Please ring for more information or to book an appointment.

Phone: 091 583260


Lara Jonasdottir is a qualified Medical Herbalist who offers herbal consultations in Galway alongside Dr. Clare. Lara is a mother of two young girls and she loves working with herbs, as well as cooking, singing, music, handcraft, art, floristry and so much more.

Lara first became interested in herbs for their medicinal effects during her floristry training in the Agricultural College in Iceland. This led her to move to London to obtain a BSc in Herbal Medicine from the University of Westminster. Since graduating from University of Westminster, Lara has undertaken further herbal medicine studies including a 2 year Herbal Medicine training programme provided by David Winston, a leading Herbalist based in the US as well as an ‘Herbal Medicine for Women’ course provided by Dr. Aviva Romm. Lara furthermore holds qualifications in massage and reflexology.

Professional membership:
Lara Jonasdottir is a member of both the Irish Institute of Medical Herbalists (IIMH) and the National Institute of Medical Herbalists (NIMH) and actively engages in continuous professional development.
Email:  lara@drclare.net
Phone: 091 583260
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