College Gate Dental Honored as Best Dental Practice in Ireland
A Multidisciplinary Clinic With Highly Qualified Healthcare Professionals
College Gate Dental is part of a multidisciplinary clinic with highly qualified healthcare professionals working together. Our dental team consists of General Dentists, Hygienists and a team of specialist dentists including an Orthodontist and Oral Surgeon.
Your Trusted Dental Clinic in the heart of Glasnevin, Dublin 9
College Gate Dental – Glasnevin, Dublin: Two Decades of Dental Excellence
Experience Comfort and Expertise at College Gate Dental - Dublin
At College Gate Dental Clinic, we understand that every patient wants a comfortable and friendly experience at the dentist. We strive to make our practice warm and welcoming, so that our patients feel relaxed and at ease.
Whether you need general dental care or specialized services, our team is here to help. Contact us today to schedule an appointment and experience the difference at College Gate Dental Clinic.
Our general dentists are qualified from the best universities in the world for dentistry. Each having completed at least 5 years training but all are continuing to develop in their areas of interest including, restorative dentistry, aesthetics and cosmetic dentistry. Our specialist Orthodontist is on the Irish dental specialist register for orthodontics. Showing a completion of a further 3 years formal study.
Each person has a full investigation of their issue and are talked through their individualised treatment plan. Our clinicians use X-ray, 3D scanning and photos to help assess the best solution for your individual case. With this information they can lay out the possible treatments that are available. This gives you a great opportunity to ask as many questions as you wish before treatment begins. We work with you every step of the way to get you the teeth that you deserve.
We use only products that are of the highest quality to treat you. By working with highly respected brands that have an excellent track record, our treatments have better results that are long lasting.
Just off the M50 on the Ballymun Road, our practice is easy to access, with free parking outside as well as being well serviced by multiple bus routes. For those on the bike we have a bike rack outside too.
We are here when you need us. Whether you’ve an emergency or just want a routine check-up or a scale and polish, we’ll see you at the next available appointment, make your appointment by calling us, or by getting in touch online we’ll try find an appoint that suits. We stay open late and have Saturday appointments, meeting you when you need us.
Meet the team
College Gate Dental Clinic offer everything you need for maintaining and improving oral health, all of the services required to do this are provided under one roof and delivered with the highest level of service. Using the latest state of the art technology with a great team of practitioners, and support College Gate Dental Clinic is a one stop destination for all your dentistry needs. The college gate dental team comprise of General dentists, Orthodontist, Oral surgeon, Hygienist and orthodontic therapists. They are supported by a nursing staff Patients are looked after by our cheerful Reception team, and in the background to ensure smooth sailing for each patient our Administration and practice management staff work tirelessly.
Emmet graduated from Trinity College Dublin with an honours degree in Dental Science in 2016. After graduating, he was selected from his graduating class to remain as a Junior House Officer at the Dublin Dental Hospital. Emmet is a previous winner of the Costello Medal for academic research with the Irish Dental Association and was awarded the Royal Academy of Medicine in Ireland (RAMI) Medal for his final year dissertation. Emmet has spent 3 years working in Vancouver, Canada with a focus on general and cosmetic dentistry before returning back to Ireland. Emmet is interested in all aspects of dentistry with a particular interest in the treatment of children and those with dental anxiety.
Periodontist and Specialisation in Dental Implants
Dr. Alba Urdaneta graduated best in her class from Dentistry at the Catholic University of Valencia 2016. In 2020, Dr Alba completed her Implant and Periodontal training to Masters Degree level, furthering her knowledge and skills in the area of dental implants and treatment of gum disease. Since then she has specialised in the field periodontics.
Dr Claire O’Sullivan is our specialist in Orthodontics. Claire was born and raised in Glasgow, where she completed both her degree in Dentistry and her postgraduate education in Orthodontics. Claire has worked in the UK in different hospitals where she gained experience in general dentistry oral surgery oral medicine and restorative dentistry, she spent some time working in Australia focusing on Periodontics as well as a short time working for the Aboriginal dental service.
B.Dent Surg, MBBChBAO, MSc, MRCS(Irel), FFDRCS (Irel) Dr (Mr) Deepak Thomas is a Specialist Oral Surgeon and is one of few dual qualified in Ireland, with both a Medical and Dental Degree. He is on the Irish register of Specialist Surgeons and has worked previously for the Dublin Dental Hospital and School. After finishing his Medical Degree at Trinity College Dublin, he successfully completed his Intercollegiate Membership training and examinations in Surgery from the Royal College of Surgeons in Surgery . Mr Thomas also possesses a Masters in Global Health from Trinity College Dublin and a Fellowship in Oral Surgery and Oral Medicine from the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland. He has worked for over 6 years in several major Oral and Facial Surgical training units in the UK, at Medical Council-validated Specialist Registrar Training level posts. He has gained excellent exposure to higher surgical training in all aspects of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery During his time abroad, while working in Sir Lanka, Mr. Thomas was one of two in a team of Oral surgeon’s involved in a unique reconstruction case of a young woman who suffered a severe injury to the jaw from shrapnel. This reconstruction case was first surgery of its kind for facial trauma. His practice at College Gate Clinic is limited to services in specific aspects of Oral Surgery, Facial and Jaw Joint Pain and also in Oral Medicine. Intravenous conscious sedation services for anxious patients is available at College Gate Dental Clinic Mr Thomas is a fully participating provider with major private insurers and has admitting rights and privileges as a Consultant in the Beacon Hospital , Dublin and at Kingsbridge Hospital , Sligo for patients who require a General Anaesthetic.
Stephen has many connections to Glasnevin, he grew up in Meath but his Grandparents and extended family live locally. He graduated from Trinity College Dublin and has worked in General Practice since graduating. Stephen is at the cutting edge on best practices and technology he has been trained in the most up to date techniques. He practices using loops which allow him to see tiny details in the tooth, the loops magnify the tooth up to 4 times, this allows for great precision in his cosmetic work. Stephen recently sat the first of his postgraduate qualifications which he passed first time! He is keen to keep his academic knowledge up to date, he is a tech wizard his latest toy is the digital scanner which allows for greater precision and fit of veneers crowns etc and also does away with the need for taking impressions of the teeth. He has a keen interest in aesthetics and restorative dentistry especially root canal work. He has a great rapport with the patients especially children and is excellent at putting children and adults alike at ease. We can normally hear Stephen laughing with the patients all day long. He loves meeting people and making them feel comfortable in the chair. He is an excellent dentist and has built a loyal base since starting here. When not working Stephen has a great interest in music and seeing his friends of which he has many.
Dr. Danièle graduated from University College of Cork with an honours degree in Dental Surgery. Since then she has worked in private practice in Ireland. She has completed a one year course in Cosmetic Dentistry and Aesthetic Restorative Dentistry in London with the world renowned Dr. Chris Orr. She also completed the Diploma of Primary Care Dental and Membership exams with Faculty to the Royal College of Surgeons Ireland.
Laura is from Dublin she worked as a Dental Nurse for many years hails from Malahide originally she has worked in the dental industry for many years starting as a secretary and a dental nurse before training to become a Hygienist at the University of Cork in 2014-2016. Laura has worked extensively with dentists and Periodontists alike before coming to our clinic and has a wealth of knowledge in the field of Oral Health. In her spare time, Laura is a keen athlete she enjoys sport on and off the track and walking her dogs however her main love is her new baby she became a Mum in 2020!
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Call us, email us or visit us to discuss your treatment options, we have a wide range of dental experts which you can choose from, with over 20 years of experience, you know you are in good hands.