Deirdre joined Portobello Dental Clinic in 2017 as clinic coordinator and quickly went on to become Head of Operations.
In 2019 she took on the role of Practice Manager and now heads up our very dedicated team.
She is responsible for overseeing the smooth operation of the practice, ensuring Portobello Dental delivers the highest standard of dental care and service to every patient.
Having previously worked in retail management, Deirdre has always excelled at providing excellent customer service and strives to ensure each patient feels at ease during their visit.
Deirdre graduated from the University of Limerick with an honours degree in Sociology and Politics. While studying, she spent a season as a Stagaire in the European Parliament in Brussels, gaining invaluable experience in communications and administration. Her time in Brussels inspired her to go on to complete a Masters in International Security and Conflict Studies.
Deirdre’s key strengths lie in her management and operational skills, teamed with her passion for patient care and attention to detail.
In her spare time she enjoys reading and is an avid film and sports fan, in particular supporting her native Kilkenny hurling team. She also enjoys helping out on the family farm when she returns home to visit.