We would like to wish all our staff, patients and referring dentists a very happy and healthy 2014.
Welcome to Dr Eilis Lynch (Periodontist)
Dr Eilis Lynch has recently joined Jennifer Kearney in providing the Periodontal service in Citygate. We are delighted to welcome her to the practice! Eilis is currently accepting referrals for all aspects of Periodontology.
International Association of Dental Research (IADR) comes to Cork
The IADR Irish division annual meeting will be held on the 14th and 15th of November in University College Cork. The keynote speakers are Professor Mark Ferguson, CEO Science Foundation Ireland and Professor Helen Whelton, IADR president. This promises to be an exciting few days discussing the latest research in dentistry.
Sea2Summit Adventure Race
Seamus, Micheal and Jennifer braved the November weather to take part in the Sea2Summit Adventure Race in Westport, Co Mayo. This 27km challenge is in aid of LARCC (Lakelands Area Retreat & Cancer Centre). They were certainly glad of the hot soup at the finish line!!!
BIOMET 3i Synergy Training Programme 2013/2014
Friday the 8th of November saw another great days training by all the dentists taking part in this popular implant programme run by Dr Jennifer Kearney. The training took a close look at the restorative considerations for dental implants.
Wishing everyone a Happy Halloween
Dont forget November 1st is national toothbrushing day!
This month Dr Conor Durack and Dr Seamus Sharkey were invited speakers for the Midland Western Postgraduate Dental Foundation and the Irish Endodontic Society.
European Association of Osseointergration
Dublin was host to the EAO this month with reowned speakers from all over the world giving presentations on various aspects of implant dentistry. All the members of the Citygate team involved in Dental implants participated in this prestigious conference.
Life fm presenter Eric Isherwood invited our children's dentist Jennifer to talk about oral health care for children on his Monday show. You can listen back on the podcast below:
Irish Dental Association
A number of our dentists attended the IDA Munster branch annual scientific meeting in Fota Island on the 11th of October. The speakers on the day included Dr Marga Ree, Dr Paddy Crotty and the State Pathologist Professor Marie Cassidy. A fantastic conference, well done to all the organisers.
Dublin City Marathon 2013
Congratulations to Colette Barry and all the members of the Midleton running club who completed the Dublin City Marathon this bank holiday Monday. A wonderful achievement. Looking very fresh for 2 girls who just ran 26 miles!
Congratulations to Nuala Hegarty who took part in the Cork Mini Marathon on Sunday the 15th of September. Nuala was greeted at finish line by her proud son Daniel. Well done Nuala!
Dr Jennifer Mc Cafferty was recently interviewed by Helen O Callaghan from the Irish Examiner about her views on children’s dental needs.
See lots more useful tips about prevention of dental disease in our Children’s Dentistry section.
The Sirona XG3D Cone Beam Scanner has arrived!
We are delighted to announce we have recently installed the state of the art Sirona 3-D Scanner.
This new system will allow extremely accurate and detailed three-dimensional images that will allow exact reproduction of the jaws.
This allows us to deliver safer and easier treatments for our patients.
It's a girl...................
Congratulations to AnnMarie and Sean and to Conor and Eilis on their recent arrivals!!
Construction of our additional surgeries is well underway and will be completed in the next week.
We apologise to all our patients for any inconvenience during this time.
All of our dentists are committed to continuing professional development.
Dr Kearney recently completed a course on gum grafting given by world renowned lecturer Dr Edward P Allen.
Congratulations to Ms Elaine Dowling who recently got married.
Wishing you and your new husband Colin a life time of happiness.
Dr Jennifer Mc Cafferty presented her clinical research at the Annual Conference of the American Academy of Paediatric Dentistry in Orlando, Florida. Jennifer was presented with a NuSmile Graduate Student Research Award for the research she carried out during her paediatric doctorate training programme in the Dublin Dental University Hospital.
Jennifer McCafferty, Jennifer Kearney and Colette Barry ran the Great Island 10 mile road race in Cobh for the Irish Cancer Society. They weren't prepared for all the hills but made it to the finish line in one piece!
We are delighted to announce that we won the "Best new dental practice" at the Irish Dentistry Awards 2013! We also achieved "Highly commended" for the "Best practice in Munster" category. We are extremely grateful to our fantastic team. It is because of their hard work and enthusiasm that we achieved this recognition.
Dr Micheal McAuliffe has joined our rapidly growing team at Citygate as our Oral Surgeon. Micheal, originally from Kerry, trained in Cork and is well known and liked by both referring dentists and patients alike.
Micheal can remove teeth, including wisdom teeth, under local anaesthetic or sedation in the Clinic but he can also treat patients under general anaesthetic in the Mater Private Cork which is just next door.
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