Principal Surgeon
  • MA,B.Dent.Sc.Dip.Clin.Dent (T.C.D)
  • Cert. in Implant Dentistry, University of Warwick
  • MSc Orthodontics, University of Warwick (Distinction)
  • Appointed as Tutor of MSc. Orthodontics at University of Warwick

Dr Clair Kilgarriff is a Dental graduate of TCD (1983) and an Orthodontic graduate of Warwick Medical School U.K (ranked one of the top universities in the U.K).

She has completed a certificate in Implant Dentistry (part of the Masters programmed) and has MSc in Orthodontics from University of Warwick with distinction. Her post-graduate training has been comprehensive and continuous. This has encompassed courses in the following all aspects of Dentistry, Orthodontics (braces), Endodontic (root-treatment), Implants, Cosmetic Dentistry with post graduate training with top international experts.

Continuing Education

Membership of Professional Organizations:

  • Irish Dental Association and ex British Dental Association.
  • British Orthodontic Association.
  • Irish Endodontic Society associated with European Endodontic Society.
  • Irish Academy of Aesthetic Dentistry (past member).
  • Irish Faculty primary care.

Dr Clair is highly qualified in all aspects of dentistry. She has owned this practice for 29 years. She prides her herself in optimal care and this is how delivery of her treatments affects her…’My main motivation is the delight my patients express on revealing their new smiles. I have witnessed patients and parents in tears of joy at the final result. The words of gratitude have made me feel so lucky to have the best job in the world…making people smile ,making people happy …all leading to hopefully great success in life. I am very appreciative of all my patients over the last 29 years’ .

Dr Clair enjoys the classics, poetry, swimming, spinning, water skiing and is a keen supporter of Galway hurling and Gaelic football.