About Us

Our team of highly trained staff are on hand to take care of you.

Diarmuid Twomey

Diarmuid is a native of Ballincollig, Co. Cork. He graduated from University College Cork in 2003. He spent 5 years in London following graduation working in NHS and private practice. He returned to Ireland where he spent 5 years working in general practice in Galway. In March 2014 he returned to Cork to take over the practice from Hilary.

Hilary Hogan

Hilary set up the practice in 1983 following a few years working around Cork City after he graduated from University College Cork in 1981. Hilary is local to the area after growing up on the Boreenmanna Road.

Andrea Meehan

Andrea is from Little Island and has worked at the practice since 2004. She qualified from Cork University Dental Hospital and School in 2004.

Naomh Royal

Naomh joined the practice in 2015 after training and working as a dental nurse in her hometown of Carrigaline for the previous four years. She graduated from Cork University Dental Hospital and School in 2015.

Training and Expertise

At Ballinlough Dental Care we take great pride in providing the care you need to keep your smile beautiful and your mouth healthy. To do this we are committed to continuing education.

To keep informed of new techniques, new technologies and the latest innovations, all members of the team regularly attend educational and training programmes in Ireland and the U.K.

Infection Control

Ballinlough Dental Care has passed HSE inspection and is HIQA compliant, following their sterilisation guidelines 1.

Membership of Professional Bodies

Diarmuid and Hilary are members of the Irish Dental Association and are registered with the Irish Dental Council.