Mr Stephen Hennessy - Dental Surgeon B.D.S N.U.I. (honours)

Mr Hennessy has been in practice as a dentist in Clonakilty, West Cork since 2008. He graduated from Unversity College Cork in 1997 with an Honours degree and was awarded the gold medal in Orthodontics by the Irish Dental Society.  He worked in Maidstone in Kent for seven years in a busy dental Practice before taking over a mainly private practice in Leeds, West Yorkshire. He had other dentists working along side him in Leeds and this allowed him to concentrate on his area of special interest 'Cosmetic Dentistry'. While in West Yorkshire he also worked at 'Orthosolutions' - a state of the art Orthodontic Pracice straightening teeth with braces. He is a member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, the Irish Dental Association and  the Munster Study Group. 

Mr Hennessy has studied Cosmetic Dentistry at the University of Warwick where he studied the most modern techniques to designing porcelain veneers and crowns for her patients.  He also studied techniques to create life-like tooth coloured fillings at the University Dental School and Hospital Cork. He is currently enrolled in post-graduate implant training at the University of Warwick

Mr Hennessy is actively involved in Continuing Education in Dentistry. Mr Hennessy served for seven years on the Peer Review Group in Kent. He is now actively involved in the Munster Study Group. He is commiteed to excellence and integrity in the practice of dentistry. Being a Clonakilty Dentist he is active in the local community and available to speak to groups on oral health.

Clonakilty Dental Centre

Our newly renovated and state-of-the-art Clonakilty Dental Centre offers modern radiography for improved diagnosis and communication.  We have a fully integrated and networked computer system.  We utilize intraoral and digital photography so our patients can better visualize their cosmetic and general dental needs.  Please view our before and after photos on this website.

We maintain the highest standards of cleanliness and sterilization and are always cognizant of the health and safety of our patients.  You can trust us to make your visit comfortable and to be focused on you.  Our Dental Practice is in the beautiful town of Clonakilty and our windows offer beautiful views of the 19th Century Church. The atmosphere is very much relaxed and the staff welcoming.

Dr Lorraine Harte

We at Clonakilty Dental Centre are pleased to announce that since September 2010 Dr Lorraine Harte has joined our Dental Practice.

Lorraine qualified from University College Cork in 2001. Originally from Timoleague, Lorraine is delighted to have returned to the Clonakilty area and is enjoying working at the Practice. Since qualifying she has worked in Essex, Birmingham and for the last two years in Skibbereen. Lorraine is particularly interested in Restorative Dentistry and the treatment of nervous patients. She is initially working Wednesday, Friday and alternate Saturdays. Late evening appointments are available with Lorraine on Wednesdays. Please ask at reception if you would like to be seen by Lorraine.