Gerry Kaar Principal Dental Surgeon
Qualified in 1979 in UCC.
After working in London and the UK, he returned to Clonmel in 1989 to take over The Dental Surgery.
He has recently been awarded the Certificate in Implant Dentistry from Warwick University.
During the time spent in Clonmel, he has completed the diploma in Clinical Dentistry in UCD, and has
also obtained a law degree (LLB, University of London).
Connor Slattery Dental Surgeon
Connor qualified from Cardiff University in 2016. He has worked in private practice since then in New
Forest and Bournemouth.
Connor is interested in all aspects of general dentistry and enjoys the variety dentistry offers.
recently relocated to Ireland, Connor is looking forward to the new work opportunities and
strengthening his family connections.
Dee. Kaar Dental Hygienist and Practice Manager
Qualified as a dental surgery assistant in Cork University Dental Hospital.
She then obtained her diploma in Dental Hygiene from the royal dental hospital in London, and worked as
hygienist in general practice in the UK.
Since then she has worked at the surgery in Clonmel with Gerry on a part-time basis, while at the same
time at home raising her family.
She has also obtained a degree in Business Studies from Tipperary Institute, and has used this
to help with the management of the practice.
Agnieszka Ormanowska Dental Surgery Assistant
Agnieszka Ormanowska, is our qualified dental nurse and is a most valued member of staff.
Agnieszka has been with the practice for nearly ten years. She is extremely capable and competent and
does everything she can to make your trip to the dentist relaxed and trouble free. Her gentle and caring
nature will ensure you will feel at ease throughout your visit.
Claire Coleman, Clinical Dental Technician
Claire is a registered dental care professional who is trained and qualified to provide a range of
denture services directly to patients and services that were previously only available through your
Claire graduated with a degree in Dental Technology in 1998 from Manchester Metropolitan University.
After two years working in the Manchester Dental Hospital she moved to Ireland to join her family run
dental laboratory in Waterford. During this time she returned to college to gain a Post Graduate Diploma
in Clinical Dental Technology at the Dublin Dental Hospital. Claire now specialises in dentures; seeing
the patient through from treatment planning to fitting the denture and offering a personalised service.
Valerie Hayes, Dental Surgery Assistant
Valerie is a qualified dental nurse and has recently joined our dental team. She is looking forward to
working with Connor and helping him with patient care.