Dr Paul Eggleston – Principal Dentist
Dr Paul Eggleston BA. BDentSc. qualified from Trinity College Dublin in 2003 with an honours degree. He has since worked in private practice mostly in Dublin, having worked locally in Raheny from 2006 to 2012. In 2013 he set up his own surgery Howth Road Dental in Killester, Dublin 3. He is committed to continued dental education having completed many courses in modern restorative dentistry techniques, short term orthodontics and endodontics. He is currently completing a postgraduate certificate in restorative dentistry from the British Association of Restorative dentistry

His new practice provides a full range of dental services from standard scale and polish cleanings, fillings, dentures, root cancel treatments, to cosmetic treatment like teeth whitening, crown & bridge, veneers and Six Month Smiles teeth straightening. At Howth Road Dental we aim to provide exceptional gentle dental care for our patients in a comfortable and friendly environment. Through a careful comprehensive mouth examination our patients needs are assessed, and then an easy to follow health care programme is tailored to their needs. We look forward to meeting you in the clinic soon.

Dr Diarmuid Coffey – Associate Dentist
Dr Diarmuid Coffey B.A. B.Dent.Sc qualified from Trinity College Dublin in 2013. Following graduation he completed a year in the Dublin Dental Hospital as a House Officer, gaining valuable experience in many areas of dentistry. He then moved to the UK where he worked for a year as a Senior House Officer in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery in Poole, Dorset.

In 2015 he completed the membership exams to the Royal College of Surgeons in Edinburgh (MFDS RCSEd) and returned to Dublin to work in general practice.
Diarmuid enjoys all aspects of dentistry and provides a high standard of care for all his patients in a friendly and relaxed atmosphere. He is a member of the Irish Dental Association and the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh.

Dr Tara Fitzgerald – Facial Aesthetics Consultant
Dr Tara Fitzgerald BA BDentSC qualified from Trinity College Dublin 2004. Tara worked in the HSE Australia and private practice for 10 years in Raheny Dublin.
She completed Medical Aesthetic Training in Advanced Botox and Dermal Filler training from Harley street in 2014. She has also carried out Continuing Professional Development with Merz Aesthetics. Tara will hold clinics on Thursdays with Howth Road Dental.

Eileen Flynn – RDH (Registered Dental Hygienist)
Eileen began her dental career in the Dublin Dental School and Hospital where she received a Diploma in Dental Nursing in 2008. Afterwards Eileen decided to pursue her interest in the preventive aspects of Dentistry and returned to study in Trinity College graduating with a Diploma with Distinction in Dental Hygiene in 2015 as well as receiving the Dental Council award for best overall academic achievement.

Eileen is very committed both to our patients and in continuing education and is a registered member of the Dental Council and Irish Dental Hygienists Association. Her experience alongside her genuine interested in patient care and comfort ensures the very best quality oral health care for our patients.


Louise McCloskey RDN (Registered Dental Nurse)
Louise graduated from Dental Nursing from Trinity College Dublin in 2011. She has completed further study in NUI Galway and completed a Dental Implant course in the Dublin Dental Hospital. Louise has worked in areas of oral surgery, periodontics and general practice. Her hobbies include going to the gym and travelling with her friends.