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Dr Esselina Vassileva

Dr Vessela Vassileva

Orthodontist Dr. Vessela ( Essy ) Vassileva received her Dental Degree from the Medical University of Sofia, Bulgaria in 2003. Following a number of years in general dentistry, her strong interest in orthodontics inspired her to start working with removable appliances and in 2009 she was introduced to the world of fixed orthodontic appliances and the Alexander Discipline. She was taught by Dr. R.G. Alexander, one of the worldwide leading professors in orthodontics and she confidently resolved many orthodontic treatments over the past ten years.

For Dr. Essy, the path to be a perfect orthodontist led here to further expand here knowledge in the academic field and in 2018 Dr. Vassileva was awarded a Masters Degree in Clinical Dentistry, Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopaedics from BPP University, London, UK.

Dr. Vassileva is a Member of the Irish Dental Association, Dublin Dental Study Club, Bulgarian Dental Association and Alexander Club (Alexander Discipline Orthodontic Study Club) Bulgaria.

Dr. Essy is also fluent in Spanish and can easily understand Italian or Portuguese speaking patients.

Michaela Durina

Michaela Durina

Registered Dental Nurse Michaela is originally from Slovakia and has been in Ireland since 2006. She qualified as a Paediatric Nurse in 1994 and has several years of nursing experience in both hospitals & dental practices. She also graduated as a Dental Nurse from Trinity College Dublin with distinction in 2015. Michaela loves all aspects of dentistry and has nursing experience in root canal therapy, dental implants, orthodontics, restorative and cosmetic dentistry. She is registered with the Irish Dental Council and the Irish Dental Nurses Association.

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Michelle Lynch

Receptionist Michelle keeps the surgery running smoothly and efficiently. Her wonderfully cheerful personality and sense of humor make sure everyone is kept in high spirits throughout the day!

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Dr Thatiana Delgado

Dr Thatiana joined our team 3 years ago, she graduated from the University of Oporto in Dentistry in 2010 and started working as a General Dentist in the same year in Portugal. In 2012 she moved to Dublin where has been working as a General Dentist. Fully registered with the Irish Dental Council and a member of the Irish Dental Association, Dr Thatiana was nominated as a finalist in the 2016 Irish Dentistry Awards in the category of Most Invaluable Team Member. She is focused on providing a high standard of clinical care to her patients in a comfortable and caring manner; she also has attended numerous training courses of national and international organizations.


Dr Patrick Morgan

Patrick has been working as a dentist for 20 years. He has trained and worked in Ireland, England and the U.S.A. during that time. He loves treating patients and seeing new faces. Practicing minimally invasive dentistry, his main drive is to preserve, prevent and restore so that patients can have good functioning teeth and happy smiles for life. He is a very gentle dentist who provides treatment with an emphasis on holistic care. He has worked the last 10 years in a private dental practice near Manchester and has relocated to the south coast to be nearer family. He trained for 6 years in The Queen’s University of Belfast where he attained the Foundation Scholarship for excellence in undergraduate study and he continually attends many courses around the country including at Manchester University and King’s College London. He has a special interest in endodontics, minimally invasive cosmetic dentistry and aligner tooth straightening.

In his spare time he enjoys playing the trumpet and piano in various bands. And he can’t think of anything better than going for a walk along the coast with his partner and daughter at the weekends.