Ruairi Cunnane

BSc (UCD), BDS (Peninsula Dental School), MJDF RCS (Eng), Dip Con Sed (Ncl), Msc Imp Dent (Bristol) GDC: 212457

Ruairi graduated with an Honours BSc degree in Biochemistry from University College Dublin, and then went on to study Dentistry at Peninsula College of Medicine and Dentistry.

Ruairi has worked in general practice in Devon and also as a Senior House Officer in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the Royal Devon and Exeter NHS Foundation. his interests are in implant dentistry. He also has experience treating very anxious patients using sedation and is committed to providing gentle dentistry. He understands that it is important to build a long-lasting patient relationship with his patients, helping them to achieve a smile they are proud to wear.

Ruairi completed a diploma in conscious sedation in 2015 at the University of Newcastle achieving the gold standard for education and training in conscious sedation in the UK.

He has recently gained a Masters Degree in Dental Implantology at the University of Bristol with distinction. He is a member of the International team of Implantology (ITI) and the Association of Dental Implantology (ADI) and regularly attends implant conferences to stay up to date with latest developments in this field.

He is a member of the British Dental Association (BDA), Association Dental implantology (ADI), Society for the Advancement of Anaesthesia in Dentistry(SAAD) and the Joint Dental Faculties at The Royal College of Surgeons of England.

Ruairi has maintained strong links with Peninsula Dental School since graduating and currently works there as a clinical supervisor. Outside of work Ruairi enjoys running, golf and rugby; as well as cooking, travelling and spending time with his friends and family.