Meet the Team

Dental Team at Shelbourne Dental Clinic

Dr. Mark Kelly

Dental Council Registration: 6400

Mark comes from Castleknock in Dublin and qualified as a dentist from Trinity College Dublin in 2000. After graduating, he completed a postgraduate vocational training year working in hospital and private practice. He subsequently began working in group private practice in Ireland. Mark particularly enjoys aesthetic and restorative dentistry. Mark also works part-time as a clinical supervisor at the Dublin Dental University Hospital (TCD).

Mark is a member of the Irish Faculty of Primary Dental Care and the Irish Dental Association. He is also the outgoing Honorary Treasurer of the Irish Dental Benevolent Society and is on the editorial committee of the Journal of the Irish Dental Association.  After 18 months of planning, Mark co-founded Shelbourne Dental Clinic with his classmate and close friend Karl in March 2006.

Dr. Mark Kelly - Dublin Dentist

Dr. Karl Cassidy

Dental Council Registration: 6300

Karl, originally from Enniskillen, graduated in Aeronautical Engineering from the University of Bristol in 1995 before proceeding to qualify as a dental surgeon from Trinity College Dublin in 2000. He worked for a year in the public health service following which he has worked in private practice in Ireland. Karl particularly enjoys surgical dentistry and treating children.

Karl is an active member of both the Irish Dental Association and the Irish Faculty of Primary Dental Care.

Dr. Karl Cassidy - Dublin Dentist

Dr. Carla Hayes

Dental Council Registration: 7315

Carla originally hails from Cavan and graduated as a dentist from University College Cork in 2015. She is a Member of the Faculty of Dentistry in the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland and also holds a Graduate Diploma in Primary Care from RCSI. Carla is a very experienced dentist, having worked both in hospital and in private practice. She has just returned from Perth, Australia having spent a year there working in a busy dental practice. Carla is also a Certified Invisalign Provider.

Dr. Carla Hayes

Louise O’Grady

Dental Hygienist

Bio to follow shortly.

Louise O'Grady - Dublin Dental Hygienist

Jennifer Murray

Practice Manager (Registered Dental Nurse)

Jennifer is originally from Kildare but has moved to Dublin in recent years. After many years in banking she qualified as a dental nurse in 2013. She has previously worked in specialist practice with Endodontics, Periodontics and Oral Surgery. In her spare time, Jennifer is a keen crafter and loves to bake.

Jennifer Murray - Practice Manager - Shelbourne Dental Clinic

Daisy Smyth

Registered Dental Nurse

Daisy qualified from the Dublin Dental Hospital in 2006. She has travelled to Australia where she worked as a Dental Nurse. Daisy has experience in all aspects of nursing including Prosthodontics, Oral Surgery and Cosmetic Dentistry. In her spare time, Daisy enjoys boxing and spinning classes.

Daisy Smyth - DSA

Kelly Garbutt

Registered Dental Nurse

Kelly comes from North Dublin and qualified as a Dental Nurse from Marino College in 2016. Kelly has several years of experience in the dental field covering various areas of dentistry. She completed the Oral Health Promotion course in 2018 and is hoping to continue with her studies and complete the Dental radiology qualification. In her free time, Kelly enjoys keeping fit.

Kelly Garbutt - DSA

Lauren Higgins

Registered Dental Nurse

Lauren qualified from Marion College in 2012. Lauren comes to us from Specialty Orthodontic practice and also has knowledge of Oral Surgery and General Dentistry. In her spare time, Lauren enjoys yoga classes and going to the gym.

Lauren Higgins - DSA

Denisa Jirončová

Trainee Dental Nurse

Denisa is originally from the Czech Republic and has been in Ireland since 2018. She has a history in the customer service industry and began her dental nursing in Canada. She is due to begin her formal Dental Nursing training in the Dublin Dental Hospital in September 2019 and is looking forward to expanding her knowledge into other areas of dentistry. In her free time, Denisa enjoys hiking and exploring the countryside.

Denisa Jerkova - DSA

Opening Hours

Monday 08.00am - 5:00pm
Tuesday 08.00am - 5:00pm
Wednesday 08.00am - 5:00pm
Thursday 08.00am - 5:00pm
Friday 08.00am - 5:00pm
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

Contact Us

7 Grand Canal Wharf, South Dock Rd, Dublin 4
Eircode: D04 R860
Phone: 01 6655900
Fax: 01 6655901

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