About Elmwood Dental & Facial Aesthetics
At Elmwood Dental we strive to provide the best possible experience for our patients. This is
achieved by having a superb team in place.
We are here to help you in all aspects of your dental
needs, from the very first phone call to schedule your appointment right through to creating your
We are based in Grange, Douglas. However, many of our patients travel to us from the wider Cork
area, especially the neighbouring suburbs of Blackrock, Bishopstown, Carrigaline and of course the
City Centre. Not to mention our international following who pop in to Elmwood Dental for their
annual Botulinum Toxin (Type A) or dermal filler treatment when visiting from Australia, Dubai and America.
Elmwood Dental is a boutique Cork practice. Our outstanding team provides a bespoke service with
the personal touch to the Douglas area and far beyond!
Dr. Caoimhe O’Shea -
BDS NUI,MFDS RCS Edin MSc Aes.Medicine QMUL
Dr. Caoimhe O’Shea is a graduate of UCC. She completed post graduate studies and training in Cambridge. Moving to Edinburgh, she worked in private practice and continued her studies to become a member of the Edinburgh Royal College of Surgeons. During this time she also gained experience in emergency dentistry at the Edinburgh Dental Institute and completed courses in the areas of smile design, endodontics and treatment of nervous patients.
Caoimhe has also worked in clinical research at the Oral Health Services and Research Department at Cork Dental Hospital on various aspects of tooth sensitivity. She attended the London Facial Aesthetics Academy for training in the use of dermal fillers and anti-wrinkle injections. She is a recently was elected a member of the Society of Advanced Anaesthesia in Dentistry and has trained in London in the provision of sedation for nervous patients.
Dr Eoin Mills -
BDS NUI, MFDS RCS Edin, DipImp (RCS ED)
Dr Mills qualified with a bachelorís degree in dentistry from UCC in 2005. Following graduation, he completed vocational training at the Edinburgh Dental Institute while also working in general practice, both privately and on the NHS in Edinburgh. He also completed his membership in the faculty of Dental Surgeons in Edinburgh in 2008.
Dr Mills returned to his home city of Cork in 2010. He has a keen interest in implant dentistry. He attends many post graduate implant training conferences and courses both in Ireland and abroad. In 2015 he completed an intensive 12 month course with the Tipton Training Academy and in 2016 attended the world famous Malo Clinic in Lisbon to be trained in the pioneering "All On Four - Teeth in a Day" system. He has been awarded a Diploma in Implant Dentistry from the Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh.
Dr Eleanor Burke-
BDS NUI, Dip PCD (RCSI)
Dr Eleanor Burke graduated with a Bachelor of Dental Surgery from University College Cork with Honours in 2005. She then worked in private practice in Waterford for three years before returning to her native Cork in 2008.
Eleanor is very committed to continued professional development and learning. In 2015, she was awarded a Diploma in Primary Care Dentistry from the Royal College of Surgeons. As a mother of two young children, she has a particular interest in providing gentle and friendly dental care to our younger patients.
Ms Anne Marie Brennan
We are very proud of Anne-Marie who has been awarded Dental Hygienist of the year 2014.
Anne Marie began her dental training in 2004 at Cork University Dental School and Hospital, qualifying as a dental nurse. She used her qualifications to travel and gain valuable experience in Sydney, Australia. She then returned to Ireland and qualified as a Dental Hygienist from Cork University Dental School and Hospital in 2012.
She has also successfully completed her certificate in Intra Oral and Panoramic Dental Radiography. Anne Marie currently divided her time as a Dental Hygienist between Elmwood Dental and Citygate Dental Specialist Clinic.
Mrs Patsy Dunlea
Practice Manager/Dental Nurse
Patsy is a qualified medical receptionist. She has been part of Elmwood Medical Centre since it opened in its current location in 2010. She is often the first point of contact for new patients. Patsy’s role as practice manager is to ensure the smooth operating of the practice and liaises with both patients and staff to provide patients with the best experience possible.
Her special area of interest is Six Month Smiles orthodontic system. Having experienced the system first hand, and being delighted with her results, she is on hand to answer all the queries a patient may have.