Proprietor | Dental Hygienist
Linda is a native of Kilkenny City with more than 25 years working in dentistry. In December 2019, she opened her dental practice GentleDentalcare. She graduated from University College Cork in 1999 with a First Class Honours in Dental Hygiene. Many years were spent working at practices in Kilkenny (John McCarron/Newpark Dental Clinic), Waterford and Dublin. Linda is very experienced in treating special needs patients and other patients that required special attention. She has completed many additional courses including; training in administering Inferior Dental Block Local Anesthesia. In her spare time, Linda enjoys swimming, fitness classes, reading and spending time with family and friends.
Dr Neil Bermingham is a native of Cork and graduated with honors from University College Cork. He strongly believes in practicing ethical dentistry in a safe, comforting environment addressing patients concerns while providing high quality care. He has a keen interest in all aspects of dentistry with a particular interest in prosthodontics and oral surgery. With an understanding that dentistry is ever-evolving, Dr. Bermingham regularly attends continuing professional development courses throughout Ireland to keep himself up-to-date with the latest developments in the field. In his spare time, Neil enjoys sailing, surfing and cycling to keep active.
Dr Stephen Togher is a native of Co Mayo and graduated from Trinity College Dublin with a Degree in Bachelor of Dental Science in 2016. One of his main aspirations in dentistry is to establish a reputation of providing comprehensive dental care for his patients with high standards ensuring that patients fully understand the nature of their problems and the various treatments available. He too is committed to continuous education and is currently studying for MFD part 1. In his spare time, Stephen has a keen interest in all sports especially golf and also enjoys running, reading and traveling.
Min-Seo is a Sligo native who has graduated from University College Cork with an Honours Degree. She is trained in all aspects of general dentistry and is motivated in providing as friendly and relaxing an experience to her patients. She believes good communication and patience are key to successful dentistry and looks forward to answering any and all questions you might have about your smile. She loves animals, the outdoors and trying new cafés. Being a Korean born in the West of Ireland, she can speak Korean and Japanese, and also enjoys a good cup of tea.
Kate is our Dental Nurse who joined our clinic in July 2020 and works alongside assisting our dentists and also helping to put patients at ease. Kate is excited about pursuing her career in Dental Nursing and the aspect of her role she finds most rewarding is looking after patients and making them feel comfortable during their dental treatment. Outside of work, Kate enjoys spending time with her family and friends.
Jacqui has many years experience in Administration and Receptionist duties She is often the first face you see or voice you hear when you contact us. She specialises in ensuring that each and every patient is treated in a caring and professional manner and that your visit with us is as comfortable and relaxed as possible.
Jacqui is a warm and encouraging force in our practice and she uses her positive attitude to make customer care the top priority.