Dr. Gregg Barry
Dr. Gregg Barry graduated from University College Cork in 2008 with an Honors degree and the W&H award for operative dentistry. He has continued his professional career in private practice since this time.
Dr. Barry has dedicated himself to improving at every opportunity, spending hours and resources traveling to various countries to attend courses and conferences. He has received advanced training in Cosmetic Dentistry, Short-Term Orthodontics and Endodontics.
He continues to expand his skill set to offer his patients high quality dentistry in a friendly and relaxed manner, while always focusing on the goals of the patient. He has attended training in Italy, London and Zurich in CEREC Digital Dentistry, moving to the forefront of integrated digital dentistry in Ireland.
Dr. Daniel Collins
Dr. Daniel Collins graduated from Cork University Dental School and Hospital with an Honours Degree in 2007. Since graduation he has worked in Private Practice in Dublin.
Dr. Collins has traveled extensively to gain further education in CEREC Digital Dentistry and cosmetic training to benefit his patients. He has traveled to America and Europe numerous times to complete advanced training in cosmetic and implant dentistry. Daniel keeps up to date with all the latest advances in general dentistry and has completed a 26-month aesthetic and restorative course and an eighteen-month Diploma in Conscious Sedation in Dentistry in the Dublin Dental University Hospital in order to help anxious and phobic patients overcome their fear of dentistry.
Dr. Collins practices all aspects of general dentistry, and has considerable experience in restorative and cosmetic dentistry. He also has a particular interest in clear braces.
Dr. Eamon Nugent
Dr Eamon Nugent joined us in August 2014. Eamon is a graduate of Cork Dental School, where he had the distinction of graduating top of his class. During his time there he won the Gold Medal in Restorative Dentistry, along with the W&H UK Limited Restorative Prize, and was awarded the Highest Mark in Fixed Prosthodontics.
After graduation he moved to Scotland to further train and spent time working in the Children’s Department of the Edinburgh Dental Institute, where he received training from a variety of world-renowned specialists in this area. Due to his interest in treating anxious patients, he worked as part of the General Dental Anxiety Management Service in Edinburgh, working together with patients to achieve their goals under either local anaesthetic or with the help of sedation.
He subsequently worked as a Senior House Officer in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery based in Glasgow, training in areas, which included oral surgery, trauma, facial injuries and the management of patients with varying medical conditions. During his time in Scotland, Eamon was successful in obtaining his Diploma from the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, granting him Membership of the Faculty of Dental Surgeons.
Dr. Ailbhe Murphy
Dr. Ailbhe Murphy – Ailbhe is the latest dentist to join our expanding team. Originally from Wexford, Ailbhe studied Dentistry in Cork at the same time as her colleague Eamon.
After qualifying, Ailbhe moved to London to begin her career. During her years working in general practice in London, Ailbhe dedicated much time to improving her skillset across wide reaching areas of dentistry.
She received further training in the area of Cosmetic Dentistry, particularly the placement of aesthetic white fillings, veneers, and crowns. She also completed a six month course in Oral Surgery at the Eastman Dental Institute and carried out further training in Endodontics.
During this period Ailbhe successfully completed exams to become a Member of the Joint Faculty of Dental Surgeons. Along with all our other dentists, Ailbhe is a provider of Six Month Smiles clear braces system.
Dr. Marie O’Neill – Oral Surgery
Oral Surgeon – BDS (Hons) NUI, MFDS RCSEd. PGrad. Dip. Con. Sed., D. Ch. Dent (Oral Surgery), FFD (OS) RCSI
Dr. Marie O’ Neill graduated with honours from Cork University School and Hospital in 2007. She worked in Edinburgh for two years, completing her vocational training in an oral and maxillofacial unit. While in Edinburgh she attained Membership of the Faculty of Dental Surgery at the Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh. She then returned home where she spent some time working in private practice in Dublin. In 2011 she completed a Postgraduate Diploma, with Distinction, in Conscious Sedation in Dentistry from Trinity College Dublin.
Dr. O’ Neill then began a three year full-time Clinical Doctorate in Oral Surgery in the Dublin Dental University Hospital. She graduated with a first class honours from her Oral Surgery Specialty in 2014. She was also awarded a Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons Ireland, in Oral Surgery, the same year. Dr. O Neill is a Consultant Oral Surgeon at the Mater Private Hospital Dublin and a registered Specialist Oral Surgeon with the Irish Dental Council.
Derek Duggan – Endodontist / Root Canal Specialist
BA, BDentSc, MFD (RCSI), MS (Endodontics)
Dr. Duggan qualified from Trinity College Dublin in 2001 and after 2 years of private practice in London he completed 1 year as a house of officer in the Dublin Dental School. Dr. Duggan completed MFDRCSI. In 2005 he completed a 3 year Master’s programme in Endodontics at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Endodontics. Dr. Duggan directed the preclinical endodontic program at UNC for 4 years, introducing innovative multimedia educational tools for use in undergraduate and graduate education.
Catherine Doyle – RDH
Elizabeth Byrne – RDH – Hygienist
Maria Lawlor – RDH – Hygienist
Joyce Waller – RDN – Dental Nurse
Sarah-Clare Moore – RDN – Dental Nurse
Rachel Buckley – RDN – Dental Nurse
Laoise O’Neill – RDN – Dental Nurse
Cliodhna Bennett – RDN – Dental Nurse
Front of House
Barbara Vukovic – Front of House
Ruth Dennan – Front of House
Claire Connolly – Practice Manager – BA(hons)