Our Dentists


B.Dent.Sc. M.F.D.(R.C.S.Ireland) M.Dent.Ch. (D.Univ.) (Prosthodontics)

Dr Edward O’Reilly qualified from Dental School, Trinity College Dublin in 1997. He commenced his professional life with a Junior House Officer role in Dublin Dental Hospital immediately after qualification, which was then followed by both General Dental practice jobs and a Senior House Officer post. This time in general practice allowed Edward to realize that he wanted to go further with his professional training.

Having completed the membership exams to the Royal College of Surgeons at Dublin in 2001, Edward then completed the 3 year full time Masters Programme in Prosthodontics in Dublin Dental School.
He is now working in private practice in Dublin limited to Prosthodontics and Implant Dentistry in Hampton Dental while maintaining a part-time faculty teaching position in the Restorative Department in the Dublin Dental Hospital and School.

Edward also continues to provide a range of continuing dental education lectures and courses for General Dental practitioners.


Dr Ronan Allen qualified from Trinity College Dublin in 2002 and after a year as house officer in the Dublin Dental School, he moved into general dental practice in the Dublin area. During this time he attained his membership examinations from the Royal College of Surgeons before travelling to the United States to complete his 3 year Masters program in Periodontology and Implant Dentistry in the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

During this time he was awarded the OMNI fellowship from the American Academy of Periodontology and the Turner Student research award from the American Association for Dental Research. Dr Allen is a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology and received the 2014 Leslie Salkin award for the highest results in his Board Examinations.

Dr Allen is committed to continuing education; he is a clinical supervisor on the postgraduate course in Periodontology & Implantology in the Dublin Dental School. Annually he presents lectures and offers hands-on courses on both Periodontal and Implant therapy. He is secretary of the Irish Society of Periodontology and member of the Irish Dental Association, the American Academy of Periodontology, and the Academy of Osseointegration.


B.A., B.Dent.Sc., FDS (RCSI), D.Orth (RCSEdin), M.Orth (RCSEdin), MDent.Sc., Dip.Med.Man.(RCSI), FDS(Orth)

Paul Dowling qualified from Trinity College Dental School in 1987 and completed his Specialist Training in Orthodontics in 1995.

From 1995-2004 Paul held Academic Positions in Trinity College Dublin including Senior Lecturer/ Consultant and Head of Department of Public and Child Dental Health. During this time, his clinical work involved tertiary referral work such as management of cleft palate and craniofacial patients as well as complex cases involving multiple dental disciplines. His research interests included orthodontic mechanics, dental education and orthodontic treatment outcomes in association with the University of Oslo.

In 2004 Paul established an Orthodontic Specialist Practice and continues to be involved in Orthodontic Specialist Education part-time.