Meet the team

WE CARE ABOUT PEOPLE, NOT JUST ABOUT TEETH

Bagenalstown Dental first opened its doors back in 1992 on the Royal Oak Road and then later moved to its current premises on Kilree Street, Bagenalstown in 1996. We are always happy to welcome new patients to the practice.

Call us on 059 9722031 and Cliona can book an appointment for your and or answer your queries.

Dr. Bernard Murphy, BDS NUI

Dr. Bernard Murphy, BDS NUI

Dental Surgeon

Bernard received his BDS qualification from University College Cork in 1990. A native of Cork, Bernard grew up in Cork city.

Following graduation from UCC Bernard worked in general practice in Kent, England until 1992.
He then returned to Ireland and opened a number of dental practices in Carlow and Wexford. He is now delighted to finally have the opportunity to practice in his hometown.

Bernard has been actively involved in the Irish Dental Association since 1992. He was recently elected Chairman of the Irish Dental Council; the professional body of the dental profession in Ireland, where he plays an active role in promoting high standards of professional education and professional conduct among dentists.

Dr Laura Murphy BDS Hons NUI MFD RCSI

Dr Laura Murphy BDS Hons NUI MFD RCSI

dental Surgeon

Laura joined us at Bagenalstown Dental in May of 2020. She is originally from Bagenalstown and she attended University Dental School & Hospital, Cork to study Dentistry.

Laura qualified with honours from UCC in 2019. While there she won the Dr Noel Hayes/Dentsply award for Dental Surgery for achieving the highest mark in Final Year Dental Surgery.

She graduated with a Diploma in Primary Care Dentistry from the Royal College of Surgeons Ireland in December 2020. She worked for a time in London but returned to Ireland in March 2020.

She is delighted to be back in Bagenalstown and she is particularly good with nervous patients putting them at ease. 

Ms Aoife Walsh

Ms Aoife Walsh

dental hygienist

Aoife joined us at Bagenalstown Dental in January 2021. She is a native of Sligo and obtained her dental hygiene qualification from Cork University Hospital in 2019. Aoife started her career in dental nursing after she graduated from AIT with higher certificate in science and dental nursing.

She worked as a dental nurse for some time following which she graduated with honours in dental hygiene from UCC. Aoife is driven to give patients knowledge about good oral hygiene habits and the prevention of periodontal disease. 

Ms Cliona Corcoran

Ms Cliona Corcoran

dental receptionist/nurse

Cliona is a native of Bagenalstown and has been with us at Bagenalstown Dental a number of years. Cliona is our Receptionist and dental nurse. She is a friendly and hard working member of our team and she will be happy to help you when booking an appointment.