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  president 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. He holds a Graduate Diploma in Primary Care from the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland. Karl has acted as a clinical supervisor in the Dublin University Dental Hospital and particularly enjoys surgical dentistry and treating children.

Karl is an active member of both the Irish Dental Association.

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 is currently completing a Postgraduate Diploma in Aesthetic and Restorative Dentistry. She is also a Certified Invisalign Provider.

Carla is also the current Treasurer of the Irish Dental Benevolent Society.

Dr. Carla Hayes

Louise O’Grady

Dental Hygienist

Bio to follow shortly.

Louise O'Grady - Dublin Dental Hygienist

Eden Quigley

Dental Hygienist

Bio to follow shortly.

Eden Quigley - Dublin Dental Hygienist

Danielle Dunphy


Danielle comes from Ringsend in Dublin. She joined the team in October 2021. Danielle’s background is corporate; with over 20 years’ experience in administration, she started out as a receptionist and progressed throughout her career. She was a personal assistant for 10 years for an online recruitment company before deciding to take a career break, where she travelled around Europe and on her return, decided on a career change which brought her to the Shelbourne Dental Clinic.

In her spare time Danielle is a fan of films; especially the old Hollywood films and is a frequent cinema goer especially around the Oscar season.

Danielle Dunphy - Practice Manager - Shelbourne Dental Clinic

Denisa Jirončová

Senior 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 completed her Dental Nursing training in the Dublin Dental Hospital in 2021 and is currently doing a specialist certificate at the National University of Ireland (Galway) in Oral Health Promotion.

In her free time, Denisa enjoys hiking and exploring the countryside.

Denisa Jirončová - DSA

Sarah Dunne

Trainee Dental Nurse

Bio to follow shortly.

Sarah Dunne - DSA

Karla Vettraino

Registered Dental Nurse

Bio to follow shortly

Carla Vettraino - DSA

Rebecca Fitzpatrick

Registered Dental Nurse

Bio to follow shortly.

Rebecca Fitzpatrick - 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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