Originally from Co. Clare, Hilary initially trained as a dental technician in Trinity College in 1995. Hilary returned to Trinity to study dentistry and qualified in 2010. Using his dual qualification Hilary has a unique insight into planning treatments and restorative dentistry. Hilary worked in dental practices in Naas, Dublin, Sydney before moving to Athlone in 2013.
Since graduating he has continued to partake in further education. Hilary has completed the Endodontics (root canal treatment) course from the Eastman Dental Institution in London and the “Advanced Skills in Implants” course from the National institute of Dental Medicine in Dublin. Hilary has a particular interest in implant dentistry where advanced technology offers a natural, comfortable and long lasting replacement for original teeth. Hilary enjoys all aspects of dentistry and offers a very calm and re-assuring approach to his patients.
In his free time, Hilary enjoys running, going to the gym and has completed the triathlon in Athlone. Hilary and his wife Collette live in Athlone with their 3 children Kate, Eleanor and Tadhg.
Laura obtained her qualification as a dental nurse with the National Examination Board for Dental Nurses in 2007.
Laura has worked as dental nurse in Australia, New Zealand, Dublin and Northern Ireland and has gained extensive experience in all fields of dentistry, including implants and oral surgery.
Having completed her dental radiography training in 2015, Laura is also qualified to take your x-rays. Laura excels at reassuring patients and helping them overcome any fears and concerns throughout their treatment.