Dr. Rachael Frazer

Sensodyne Sensitive Dentist of the Year 2015( Ulster)

B.A. B.Dent. Sci. TCD. M.F.D.S. R.C.S.I. Cert. Clin. Endo(Uni of Glam)

IDC No. 96/09

Special Interests:

  • Orthodontics
  • Root Canal therapy
  • Nervous patients & Sedation
  • Children’s Dentistry

Dr Rachael Frazer studied dentistry in Trinity College Dublin where she was awarded the Entrance Exhibition Scholarship to Trinity College in 2004. After graduation, she embarked on further study with the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland and was granted membership of the Royal College of Surgeons in Dublin in 2012. Most recently she undertook an additional year’s training in root canal treatments and successfully obtained a Further Certificate in Clinical Endodontics (root canal therapy) from the University of South Glamorgan ,Wales in 2015 for root canal treatments.

She is actively involved in post graduate education with the Irish Faculty of Primary Dental Care and Post graduate Medical and Dental Board in Meath and understands the importance of ongoing education to keep up to date with the newest dental techniques. Rachael is a recognised provider of the cosmetic brace system ‘6 Month Smiles’ and enjoys using clear braces to straighten teeth in an average treatment time of 6-9 months.

Rachael has worked alongside world leaders in dentistry. She completed an additional year’s vocational training in Ireland after graduation , then moved to Cardiff for 3 years where she worked as Senior House Officers in Paediatric Dentistry, Oral and Maxillofacial surgery and Restorative Dentistry in the University of Wales and Royal Gwent Hospitals before moving into general dental practice. Rachael gained extensive experience in primary care practice in Ireland and Cardiff before opening Frazer Dental in 2014.

Her caring, relaxed manner makes her ideally suited to treating phobic adults and children and her aim is to help you overcome your fear of the dentist and achieve the smile you always have dreamed of.

When not working Rachael enjoys spending time with her young family as well as farming, traveling, skiing & yoga.

Dr Brian Desmond

General Family Dentist with special focus on dentures

BDS NUIrel

IDC No 615

Special Interests:

  • Cosmetic tooth reshaping
  • Children’s dentistry
  • Dental phobia management
  • Making comfortable dentures

For dentures that fit every time!

Brian is an experienced general dentist, and treats patients of all ages.

Dr Brian Desmond is a graduate of University College Cork (2014) and is committed to delivering the best evidence based care he can. Brian enjoys all aspects of dentistry and aims to improve the oral health of both patients and the wider community. Brian is a caring and gentle dentist and enjoys great success putting nervous patients at ease.

His friendly open attitude will ensure patients are informed about all possible treatment options to ensure they get the customised care they deserve. Brian has a keen artistic fire which has developed into a passion for conservative aesthetic restorations using tooth coloured filling material.

Brian is a certified provider of Invisalign Go, a system which provides patients with a short term orthodontic solution allowing patients to achieve a better smile. Brian is fully committed to continued personal development enabling him to be familiar with the most up to date dental technologies.

Dr Brian enjoys spending time with his young family and loves a round or two of golf when he finds the time !

Dr Joseph Griffin

Root Canal Dentist

BDS NUI(Ire)

IDC No. 4116

Special Interests:

  • Endodontics (root canal treatment)
  • Crown & bridgework
  • Dealing with nervous patients
  • Invisalign Braces
  • Facial aesthetics (Anti-wrinkle injections )

Dr Joseph is our root canal dentist & advanced restorative dentist at Frazer Dental . His special interest in endodontics leaves him very passionate about ensuring that all root canal treatments carried out in Frazer Dental are pain -free and usually completed in just one appointment! Yes ONE visit!

Dr Joseph believes strongly in ongoing dental education and he is currently completing his Masters in Endodontics . Have you any Endodontic queries ? Dr Joseph is more than happy to answer any questions you might have about root canal therapy or the long term success of root canal treatments when you book a consultation with him. Just give us a call to arrange an appt on his Wednesday root canal clinic.

Dr Joseph is also a skilled facial aesthetics practitioner and has attended many courses in this area in the UK . He believes that Antiwrinkle treatments should be pain-free and always look natural.

As an advanced Invisalign Provider , Dr Joseph uses an intra oral scanner to show his patients how their teeth will look after Invisalign treatment. Invisalign is a wonderful way of straightening your teeth without having to wear traditional braces.

If you are interested in Invisalign or antiwrinkle injections , you will be pleased to know that Dr Joseph provides complimentary initial consultations in these areas.

Dr Joseph is a native of Kerry , studied dentistry in UCC and he enjoys playing squash  & traveling when not at work .

Dental Hygienists

Colette Sheridan Hygienist

Collette is our friendly gentle dental hygienist, hailing from Castletown, Co Meath . She completed her training in Trinity College Dublin & won the prestigious Dentsply award for Clinical Excellence in 2009.  Colette aims to put all her patients at ease by guaranteeing comfortable tooth cleaning everytime.

Colete really enjoys treating children & brace wearers , she is trained in providing fissure seal protective coatings to prevent children’s teeth from decay . We recommend that all children have their back teeth sealed from age 5 upwards .

Colette is a talented oral hygiene instruction provider . If your child is currently wearing braces , then a fun and informative oral hygiene session with Colette will really help them to learn the best ways of keeping their teeth clean whilst wearing braces . We recommend regular trips to our hygienists to all brace wearers . ‘Our air polish clean is safe to do around braces and even on crowns and veneers ‘ explains Colette. Colette understands the importance of providing children with simple , easy ways of keeping their braces clean.

Sarah Carberry Hygienist

Dental Sarah started her career in the Dental Profession in Trinity College Dublin. She qualified as a Dental Hygienist in 2006 in Cork University College. Sarah is a registered with the Irish Dental Council and the General Dental Council. Since qualifying she has worked in Private Practice and in a Maxillofacial Unit in the UK.

Sarah’s ability to put patients at ease is one of her assets. Through her years of experience in Dentistry she is able to communicate well with the patients and can assess their individual needs.As a mum of 2 children she understands how to deal with Children and make them feel very comfortable in the Dental World!

She regularly attends lectures and courses where she has Completed the Local Anaesthetic Course and Temporary Fillings and Recementing of crowns in Trinity College.

She has gained excellent experience working with patients undergoing chemotherapy and radiation treatment with Head and Neck Cancer patients in various Dental Hospitals .

Fiona Campbell – Hygienist

Fiona is a super gentle & kind dental hygenist who understands that many of us are nervous of getting our teeth cleaned . She recommends our pain -free air polish to anyone who is nervous . It is such an instant and easy way to remove plaque & stains such as tea / coffee / smoke .

She is very in tune with dental phobias and how to put her patients at ease . Fiona is super with nervous children and really enjoys treating our orthodontic patients and showing them how to clean & take care of their braces . She works alongside our orthodontist Dr David and his team to ensure that everyone wearing braces knows how to keep their teeth and gums healthy .

She uses the ‘air polish ‘ on patients of all ages to remove all stains instantly from around braces , veneers , implants and crowns. It is safe to use the air polish on people with pacemakers fitted also . Fiona is a native of Monaghan and completed her dental hygienist training in UCC in 2017

Dental Nurses

Our friendly nurses are here to put you at ease each step of the way

Alison Farrelly
– Senior Dental nurse

Catherine Doyle
– Senior Dental Nurse

Catherine Reilly
– Registered Dental Nurse

Tiffany Winder
– Dental Nurse Trainee

Cathy Ann Mc Cabe
– Dental Nurse Trainee

Azurra Bortolozzo
– Specialist Implant Nurse

Receptionist Team

Here to deal with your queries, make & confirm all your appointments. Call them today on 042 9668929

Samantha Pratt
– Head receptionist

Melissa Halpin
– Part time receptionist

Practice Manager

Catherine Doyle
– Practice Manager

Catherine is a fully trained dental nurse who has now moved into the daily smooth running of the whole Frazer Dental , Implants and Orthodontics team .

Catherine co ordinates all the specialist dentist’s working within Frazer Dental diaries and especially supports our orthodontist and implantologist. She is highly organized and fantastic at organizing our whole team .

When not working at Frazer Dental , she enjoys cooking , travelling and sending time with her young family .