Our Team

Brendan Coffey Dentist Killarney
Dr Brendan Coffey
B.D.S. NUI

Dr Brendan Coffey qualified in 1984 and having spent 4 years in general practice in the UK returned to his home town to set up Killarney Dental Clinic in 1988

He has been an active member of the Irish Dental Association since then and has held various positions in the local branch.

He is a past member of the Postgraduate Medical and Dental board and was the Chief Coordinator of the last dental nursing course held in Kerry.

Frank Lucey Dentist Killarney
Dr. Frank Lucey
B.D.S. NUI

Qualified in 1975 and returned to Ireland in 1988. Having worked in UK in general practice. Frank joined Killarney Dental Clinic in 1996 and is an active member of the Irish Dental Association.

Frank lives in Macroom, is married to Olivia and they have two children.

Brenda Coffey Killarney Dental
Brenda Coffey
Practice Manager

Brenda Coffey is our practice manager and joined the team in 2001. Brenda qualified from UCC with a Bsc hDip in Ed in 1981.

Brenda is married to Brendan and they have four children.

Betty Cremin Killarney Dental
Betty Cremin
Hygienist

Betty has been taking care of our patient’s oral hygiene needs since 2007.

She qualified from UCC in 2003 with a Diploma in Dental Hygiene (Hons).

Karen Loughnane Killarney Dental
Karen Loughnane
Nurse/Receptionist

Joined Killarney Dental Clinic in 1997 and is our longest serving staff member. Karen qualified as a registered dental nurse in 2000.

Claire Phelan Killarney Dental
Claire Phelan
Nurse/Receptionist

Claire is our newest team member. She joined Killarney Dental in 2015 having graduated from UCC with a degree in Dental Nursing and Radiography.

Jennifer Shanahan Killarney Dental
Jennifer Shanahan
Hygienist

Jennifer joined us in 2009 having qualified from UCC with an honours Diploma in Dental Hygiene in 2008.