Dr. Johnny Fearon BDS MDent Sc(Rest), MDent Ch (Pros), P Grad Dip (SEDS), MFDS RCS (Edin)
Dr Johnny Fearon is the Clinical Director. He is a specialist trained Prosthodontist and a Dental Sedationist. A ‘prosthodontist’ is a dentist who has undergone a recognised training programme in:
- advanced crown, veneer and bridge work
- implant dentistry
- removable dentures
- aesthetic dentistry
Dr Fearon has spent a considerable part of his career in specialist training. Having qualified with a BDS from The University of Manchester in 1993, Dr Fearon completed a 2 year full time Masters program in Leeds University, qualifying with a Masters in restorative dentistry. During his 2 year program he majored in Endodontics (Root Canal Treatment). He then went on to undertake a 3-year, full-time programme in Trinity College Dublin. He now specialises in Prosthetic and Implant dentistry. He is also a Member of the Faculty of Dental Surgery at the Royal College of Surgeons in Edinburgh.
In 2009, Dr Fearon completed an 18-month post-graduate diploma in Dental Sedation at Trinity College Dublin, and is an accredited Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) provider. A ‘sedationist’ is a dentist who has undergone a recognised training programme in the administration of drugs which sedate anxious patients, or patients undergoing major dental treatment. Dr. Fearon is a member of the
Irish Dental Association, Prosthodontic Society of Ireland and in 2013, Dr Fearon was honoured as a Fellow of the International College of Dentistry
Eileen McEvoy, Dental Hygienist
Eileen qualified with a Diploma of Distinction in Dental Hygiene and Dental Radiology in 1997 with First Class Honours. She is an Irish Heart Foundation Healthcare Provider and completed the British Dental Nursing Examinations in 1992.
She has worked predominantly with patients who have periodontal disease bringing them from assessment stages through periodontal treatment and onto a supportive periodontal programme in collaboration with the Dentist. She has experience using the Florida probe and has also worked with children and orthodontic patients providing preventative care. Her CPR is up to date.
Eileen is a member of the Irish Dental Hygienist Association and a treasured member of the Ashgrove Dental Clinic team.
Charlene Reardon, Dental Hygienist
Charlene qualified with a Diploma in Dental Hygiene from Trinity College as well as a certificate in Intra-Oral and Panoramic Dental Radiography from UCD in 2005. In 2009, Charlene went on to achieve a certificate in Temporary Dressing Application and Refitting of Crowns, a certificate in Administration of Block Anaesthesia and a specialist certificate in Oral Health Promotion. Her CPR is up to date.
Charlene has built up extensive experience over the years particularly with Periodontic issues which she has worked with since her qualification. In addition she is experienced with Prosthodontic patients and all general dentistry issues. She is without doubt a valuable addition to the Ashgrove Dental Clinic team.