Dr. Caitriona Howley
Caitriona was awarded an honours dental degree from Trinity College Dublin in 1999 and the Membership of the Faculty of Dentistry from the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland in 2002. She worked in both hospital and general practice prior to undertaking her post graduate training in orthodontics. She completed a Masters in Orthodontics from the University of London in 2007 and was awarded her membership in orthodontics from the Royal College of Surgeons in England in 2008. She received awards for both her research and clinical expertise whilst a post graduate. She has also published scientific papers and presented her research at orthodontic conferences. Caitriona is a registered specialist orthodontist with the Dental Council of Ireland. She is a member of the Orthodontic Society of Ireland, The British Orthodontic Society, The American Association of Orthodontists and the World Federation of Orthodontists. Caitriona is originally from Naas and lives locally.
Fiona is a qualified Orthodontic therapist and works in the clinical setting alongside Caitriona. Fiona is involved in helping with all aspects of clinical care from changing archwires to fitting aligners and motivating patients regarding care and maintenance of their orthodontic appliances. Fiona is a registered member of The Dental Council of Ireland.
Susan has over 20 years of orthodontic experience. She is a registered dental nurse with the Dental Council of Ireland having qualified from the Dublin Dental School and Hospital in 1997. She completed her certificate in dental radiography in 1998 and has successfully obtained the American Academy of Orthodontic assisting qualification. She has also completed courses in clinical photography and is certified in occupational first aid. She holds a certificate in oral health promotion from University College Galway.
Susan works mainly in the office and is very happy to help with all your queries regarding treatment and finances.
Fiona has over 30 years of orthodontic experience. She qualified as a dental nurse in 1996 and completed her certificate in dental radiography in 1998.
She is certified in occupational first aid and has successfully passed the AAO assisting program. She is also a member of the British Laboratory Technician Association. Fiona is a registered dental nurse with the Dental Council of Ireland.
Mary has 19 years of experience in orthodontics. Mary specialises in laboratory duties and is a member of the British Laboratory Technician Association. She holds the American Academy of Orthodontic assisting qualification and is certified in occupational first aid to Fetac Level 5. Mary is our Health and Safety officer and has completed numerous courses in this area.
Jillian graduated as a Dental Hygienist from the Dental Hospital & School at the University of Glasgow. She has worked in both general dental and orthodontic practices since 1991. Continuous professional development is of key importance to Jillian and she regularly attends lectures and seminars to improve her extensive skills set. She was actively involved in establishing the Irish Dental Hygienists Association where she continues to be a member to date. Jillian is a registered member of the Dental Council of Ireland.
Lyndsey has been working in Naas since 2016 and recently graduated with her certificate in Dental Nursing. She is registered in the Dental Council of Ireland.