Our Staff

MEET OUR TEAM

We are more of a family than co-workers here in the Priory Dentist. We have got to know all our patients well over the years. We hope to continue serving our patients in the future not only from Tallaght but also wider area of Dublin and surrounding counties. As we believe “you deserve for best smile”

ALAN THOMAS

ALAN THOMAS

B.Dent.Sc , Dip.Clin.Dent.

Dr. Alan Thomas graduated from Trinity College in 1986. He successfully completed diploma in Clinical dent. In 2002, he also did post graduate courses in Endodontics, Orthodontics and Aesthetic Dentistry. He has been working in Sydney in Australia from 1986-88. While on return to Ireland he worked (1988-89) in Enniskillen Co. Fermagh. He has been working in this practice since it was established in 1989 first as associate and then principal of the practice. He has been a family dentist to the patients of this practice since many years. He is very keen in providing general dental treatment and cosmetic dentistry. Dr. Alan’s easy going nature puts patients at ease and his popularity has led to a constant return of our patients from beginning. Dr. Thomas and his wife Pauline, have traveled to Africa providing volunteer work. As a hobby he loves sports in general but rowing in particulars. And has been coaching of Rowing for 20 years helping athletes to win national and international titles.

DR. M.KARIM SHAHANI (KHOSA)

DR. M.KARIM SHAHANI (KHOSA)

BDS, MFDSRCSEd, FFDRCSI, MSc (Orthodontics).

Dr. Karim graduated in 1997 with first division. He did his membership form Royal College of Surgeon Edinburgh (MFDSRCSEd) in 2006 and completed his fellowship in oral surgery and oral medicine form Royal College of Surgeon Ireland (FFDRCSI) in 2008. Dr. Karim successfully completed his MSc (Orthodontics) with honour from Warwick Univertsity UK in 2018. He has more than 20 years’ experience working in different disciplines of dentistry ranging from general dentistry to oral surgery and orthodontics. He has been working as SHO then Registrar in National Maxillofacial Unit St. James’s Hospital Dublin 8 for more than 3 years. Dr. Karim (khosa) has served in HSE Wexford as a senior dental surgeon. He also worked as a Senior Dental Surgeon in Manchester Dental Hospital & School, Manchester University UK. He has published his research papers in Irish medical Journal and Irish Dental Journal. He has done many courses and currently providing general dentistry, oral surgery intra venous sedation for nervous patients and orthodontics in this our practice.

DR. ANNE MARIE LYNCH

DR. ANNE MARIE LYNCH

B.Dent.Sc

Dr. Anne Marie Lynch graduated from Trinity College Dublin in 1995. She worked in the HSE in Co. Monaghan and practiced in Northern Ireland before returning to Dublin in 2000 to work in Priory Dentist. She has more than 20 years experience working in general dental practice in Tallaght and has an interest in treating nervous patients and children. In her spare time she likes to travel and partakes in triathlon and running.

MS.LOURNA COLDERBANKS

MS.LOURNA COLDERBANKS

SENIOR DENTAL NURSE, RECEPTIONIST AND PRACTICE MANAGER

Lourna graduated in 1999 from Trinity as a dental nurse and has been working as a dental nurse for the past 19 years. Lorna assists in all aspects of running the practice. She has been looking after patients of this practice for the past 19 years.

DR. MONICA MOROSANU

DR. MONICA MOROSANU

B.Dent.Sc

Dr Monica Morosanu is an experienced dentist in general dentistry who joined our practice in December 2020. She is providing a high standard of dental care to her patients, making sure each one of them is treated to address their individual needs and have a great experience overall. Keeping up to date with the latest techniques, materials and clinical protocols in dentistry is a key focus for Monica, as she continues to enrol in specialized training and activities. Monica is an easy-going person, very friendly and a great team player. In her free time, she enjoys travelling, reading and sport activities

CHRISTINA FORFOTA

CHRISTINA FORFOTA

DENTAL NURSE

Cristina joined the practice in 2017, she is ambitious and passionate, she has a source of motivation to do her best at work and enjoys working with patients. She likes to keep a clean workspace and create a easy method of filing so our team is always able to find what we need which increases efficiency and helps us stay on track. She tries finding common ground with patients to make them feel comfortable and relaxed.

ALANA SHEEHAN

ALANA SHEEHAN

DENTAL NURSE

Alannah began working with us in March 2019. She has a keen interest in assisting nervous patients. She has a bright and bubbly personality. She is a great addition to our team. She has been trained in sign language this is extremely helpful and had helped many patients in our practice

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