Padraig Twomey is a native of Ballincollig, Co. Cork and is married to Carmel.  They have three children.  He graduated from University College Cork in 1992 with an honours degree, including a first class honours grade in Paediatric and Preventative Dentistry and it has remained an area of great interest to him. 

Padraig joined Rochford Dental Practice in Essex in 1992 and practiced general dentistry there until 1998.   While based in the UK he carried out a six month clinical attachment in Oral Surgery at Orsett Hospital.

Padraig returned to Ireland in 1999 and established the Passage West Dental Practice.  He also works in community dentistry one day a week treating Paediatric and Special Needs Patients at St Finbarrs Hospital Cork.

His practice manager is Mrs. Elizabeth Harding, who has been with Passage West Dental Care since its opening in 1999.

Training and Expertise

At Passage West 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,  Padraig regularly attends educational and training programmes in Ireland and the U.K.

Infection Control

Passage West Dental Care is HIQA compliant and follows the same HIQA sterilization recommendations used for Hospitals. Where possible we use disposable instruments.

Membership of Professional Bodies

Padraig is a member of the Irish Dental Association and is registered with the Irish Dental Council.