Dr Robert Bowe BA,BDentSc, MFDRCSI
Dr Robert Bowe graduated as a dentist from Trinity College Dublin. After qualification he worked in Paediatric Dentistry and General Dentistry in Ireland. Subsequently he pursued postgraduate training in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (Mouth, Jaw and Face Surgery) and held a number of posts in the UK and Ireland, including time at the University Hospital of Wales Cardiff UK and Prince Charles Hospital Merthyr Tydfil UK.
Dr Bowe obtained his postgraduate membership examinations from the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland in 2006 and was appointed Registrar in Mouth, Jaw and Face Surgery in Limerick Regional Hospital where he spent 3 years working in hospital Dentistry and Surgery.
Dr Bowe set up Bowe Dental Clinic in 2009. Bowe Dental Clinic was the first clinic in Munster and one of the first clinics in Ireland to offer the revolutionary Teeth In A Day (All on 4 Dental Implant treatment) procedure to patients and over the past 5 years we have treated hundreds of All on 4 patients with great success.
Dr Bowe and his team are constantly developing the practice, investing in state of the art equipment such as the new Sirona 3D CT Scanner and are always striving to bring new technologies and exciting new treatments to their patients. Dr Bowe believes strongly in continuing professional development and attends several postgraduate courses and seminars each year.
Dr Eoin Mills, BDS NUI, MFDS, DIP Imp. Dent., RCSEd.
Dr Mills graduated from UCC in 2005. Following this he completed a year postgraduate training at the Edinburgh Dental Institute while also working in general practice. Prior to returning to Ireland, Dr Mills worked in private practice in Edinburgh and during this time he also completed his membership of the Faculty of Dental Surgeons at the Royal College in Edinburgh.
Dr Mills has undergone extensive training in the cutting edge area of Implant Dentistry. Dr Mills recently completed the prestigious Diploma in Implant Dentistry through the Royal College of Surgeons in Edinburgh. This Diploma has added to his already extensive training in Implant Dentistry, enabling him to provide the most modern Implant treatments. Dr Mills is also a trained provider of the revolutionary All on 4 Dental Implant treatment having trained under the guidance of the world-famous Dr Paulo Malo at the Malo Clinic in Lisbon, Portugal.
Dr Mills regularly attends post graduate courses nationally and internationally seeking to enhance his knowledge in all areas of Implant Dentistry. Recent courses include a 4-Day Advanced Implant Therapy and Grafting Course given by the renowned periodontist Dr. Sascha Jovanovic at the Global Institute for Dental education in Los Angeles and the Nobel Team Conference held in Dublin.
Dr Mills’ expertise is not just limited to Implant Dentistry. He is also a certified provider of 6 Month Smiles braces orthodontic treatment as well as all other aspects of General Dentistry.
Jennifer Behan – Practice Manager & Treatment Co-ordinator
Jennifer joined us in 2009 as a dental nurse and is now the Practice Manager.
Jennifer is the key point of contact for all our dental suppliers and keeps up to date with new dental materials to ensure the dentists have the relevant material to implement new technologies and methods within the clinic.
As Treatment Co-Ordinator Jennifer also holds one-to-one consultations with patients who are interested in learning more about the profound effects Dental Implants can have on their quality of life. Jennifer has worked alongside Dr Bowe whilst treating Dental Implant patients and has the added advantage of being able to share real-world patient experiences during these consultations.
Valerie Coughlan – Business Manager
Valerie joined us in March 2013 as part of our receptionist team. She has 25 years experience working for the Royal Bank of Scotland Group and is passionate about Customer Service. Valerie uses her skills to ensure our patients have the best dental experience possible when visiting the clinic. She also supports the management team with the day to day running of the business.
Ciara Jennings – QDN – Dental Nurse / Dental Surgery Assistant
Ciara joined us in the summer of 2012 and is experienced in all aspects of Dental Nursing including complex Implant cases. Ciara is very friendly and makes each patient feel very comfortable and reassured. She has an excellent manner with all of our patients and thrives in a busy clinic environment. Ciara regularly attends training courses and seminars to keep up to date with new dental techniques.
Susan Aherne – QDN – Dental Nurse
Susan graduated as a Dental Nurse in 2005 and is just one of our highly skilled nursing team. She joined Bowe Dental Clinic in 2010 and works extremely well with the Dental Team. Susan brings a wealth of experience to her role, and regularly receives additional training with Bowe Dental Clinic.
Carmel Monaghan – QDN – Dental Nurse
Carmel joined us as a Dental Nurse in May 2013, She graduated from Athlone Institute of Technology in 2009 after gaining a higher certificate in Dental Nursing and a Bsc Degree in Dental Practice Management. Carmel is always happy to help with any questions regarding the various treatments at Bowe Dental Clinic.
Rosario Costello RDH – Hygienist
Rosario qualified as a dental hygienist in 2006 from University College Cork. She is qualified in the maintenance of healthy teeth and gums. Once Rosario has carried out your treatment, she will be happy to tailor a specific oral hygiene regime for each individual patient. Rosario is very gentle and welcoming and she is excellent with both children and nervous patients.
Margaret Brennan – Receptionist
Margaret joined us in 2011 and is one of our receptionists. She comes from a Customer Service background and uses her strengths to ensure our patients have the best possible experience whilst at the clinic.