Our Team


Dr. Marie Kane Principal Dental Surgeon and Practice Owner

  • BDS.NUI, UCC
  • Dip Clin.Dent.(TCD)
  • MSc. Orthodontics (University of Warwick)
  • Clinical Teaching Fellow Warwick Medical School
  • Member of Professional Bodies: Irish Dental Association | British Orthodontic Association | Irish Endodontic Society

Dr Marie Kane has worked and lived in Dunshaughlin since the early eighties. She has practiced orthodontics in Dunshaughlin since establishing the practice. She has maintained her professional knowledge with continuous post-graduate education and has a special interest in orthodontics for adults and children, now treating some of the children of her original patients. Recently, she was invited to join the academic staff of Warwick University Orthodontic Department in a part time capacity.


Dr. Edel Shields Associate Dental Surgeon

  • BDS Belfast

Dr. Edel Shields has been with us for a few years and her specialty is dentures, which she loves. She is very popular with both our older and younger patients who come to see her.


Helena Daly Dental Hygienist

  • RDH

Helena Daly  joined us in 2013. She initially qualified as a dental nurse and then qualified as a dental hygienist in 2011 from Trinity College . She also holds a qualification in Specialist Oral Health Promotion . She actively updates her knowledge and skills through regular attendance at lectures and seminars. She is happy to treat all aspects of dental hygiene including orthodontics, paediatric dentistry, special care dentistry, preventive dentistry and periodontology.


Trish Mangan Registered Dental Nurse

  • RDN

Trish joined us a few years ago and trained with us, gaining her RDN qualification from Trinity College in 2010.


Ruth Daisley Martin Registered Dental Nurse

  • RDN

Ruth is with us since 2008, having joined us from one of the principal restorative practices in Dublin. Ruth has recently completed orthodontic treatment with Dr. Kane and can give patients a unique insight into the experience.

Prospective or current patients can call Ruth on 01 825 9787 or 01 825 0554 or email their query to her on the contact page.


Phil Dempsey Receptionist

Phil joined us from a multi national communications company and is very happy to combine her experience there with her dental knowledge.

Call Phil on 01 825 9787 or 01 825 0554 to schedule your appointment today.


All our staff live locally and are always delighted to welcome new patients to the practice and the area.