Our Team

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Dr. Conor Irwin

Qualified from Trinity College Dublin in 1987 and spent 10 years in general practice in the South of England. On his return in 1998 Conor set up Ratoath Dental Centre and it has developed and grown enormously. Conor has a great interest in all aspects of dentistry but is renowned for his caring approach to children and nervous patients in particular. He has been using IV sedation for over twenty-five years. Cosmetic dental techniques are now a major part of his dental practice.

Dr. Regina Flanagan

Graduated from the University of Birmingham. Originally from Co. Armagh she is renowned for her friendliness, kindness, patience and her gentle touch when dealing with patients. Regina uses IV sedation where required for very nervous patients. She has a special interest in Restorative dentistry (white fillings, crowns, root treatments etc) and oral surgery. Further post graduate training keeps her up to date with all the latest techniques and ensure painless, high quality dentistry. Regina is also skilled in the use of dermal fillers and anti-wrinkle injections.

Dr. Paula Irwin

Qualified from Cardiff University in 1991 and was in general practice in Hampshire U.K. for 7 years before moving to Ireland with her husband Conor and their three children. Paula is a very meticulous dentist and has developed a wonderful reputation. She has a special interest in Endodontics (Root Canal treatment) and is a member of the Irish Endodontic Society. Kindness and a warm manner are two of Paula’s noted qualities.

Dr Ciaran Hughes

Graduated from Queens University Belfast in 2001. Ciaran has vast experience in general dentistry having spent over 15 years in general practice in the North of Ireland. Ciaran is committed to continuing his professional development and has completed a variety of post graduate training courses. He has a special interest in aesthetic and restorative dentistry and takes pleasure in providing the highest standards of care to his patients.

Dr. Wilson Grigolli

We are excited to introduce a new addition to our team! Dr Wilson Grigolli DMD PhD is a renowned European implantologist having placed in the region of 26,000 implants to date. A specialist in Oral Surgery, Periodontology and Implant procedures. Dr Grigolli is vastly experienced in the most challenging and unusual surgical cases and is one of the few clinicians in Ireland with the expertise to use the the Zygoma Implant procedure. He has worked with Dr. Per-Ingvar Branemark the creator of the modern dental implant. Wilson lectures internationally, and is recognised thoughout Europe as an expert in implant surgery and full mouth rehabilitation.

Wilson recently featured in the Sky Arts documentary ‘Rebuilding the Wreck’ the rehabilitation of the smile of Shane MacGowan of The Pogues.

Dr Grigolli uses Nobel Biocare implants which are considered to be the best in the Dental World and come with a life-time warranty.

Sandra Clarke, Hygienist

From Ballivor, Co. Meath qualified from Glasgow Dental Hospital in 1990, Sandra also has a diploma in Dental Health Education from the Royal Society of Health In London (1987), and has been working in Ratoath Dental for more than 15 years now. Sandra is skilled in assessment and treatment of periodontal conditions and reinforcement of good dental hygiene techniques. She has a relaxed and kindly manner and is a valuable member of our team.

Colette Sheridan, Hygienist

Started her dental career in 2001 as a Dental Nurse and qualified from the Dublin Dental School & Hospital. Colette achieved her Higher Diploma in Dental Hygiene at Trinity College Dublin in 2009, where she was also awarded the Densply Prize for Clinical Excellence. Colette gained valuable experience working with children in Our Lady’s Hospital Crumlin (with oncological patients), St James Hospital (with haemotaological disorders) and Dublin Dental Hospital with head and neck cancer and special needs patients. This is an indication of her professional, but gentle manner with patients.

Nursing staff:  Clara, Dominika, Lorna, Amy, Anne & Glenda

Reception:     Amy, Clara and Claire

Ratoath Dental Centre

The Well Road,
Ratoath,
Co. Meath

Tel: 01 8256983

Opening Hours

Monday 9am - 5pm
Tuesday 9am - 7pm
Wednesday 8am - 5pm
Thursday 9am - 7pm
Friday 8am - 5pm
Saturday 9am - 1pm