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Shields Dental & Implant Clinic

Shields Dental & Implant Clinic

Show Phone Number10 Ashdown Centre, Courtbrack Avenue, South Circular Road,, Limerick, V94 K5TXIreland
4.2 / 5  Excellent
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Opening Hours

Monday09:00 - 13:0014:00 - 17:00
Tuesday10:00 - 13:0014:00 - 18:30
Wednesday08:30 - 13:0014:00 - 17:00
Thursday08:30 - 13:0014:00 - 17:00
Friday08:30 - 13:0014:00 - 16:30
Saturday09:00 - 12:3013:00 - 16:00
Sunday10:00 - 12:3013:00 - 15:00
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Popular Treatments

Dentist Consultation
Dental Implants
Veneers
Teeth Whitening
Dentures
Dental Crowns
Dental Bridges
Extractions
Teeth Cleaning
Root canals
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About Shields Dental & Implant Clinic

Dr. Conor and Dr. Cormac Shields are third generation dentists who operate this clinic near Limerick. Treatment from dental cleaning to advanced surgery is performed at the clinic. Private patients and PRSI patients are welcome. Three different forms of anaesthesia are administered for the comfort of the patient. Cosmetic dentistry and implant therapy are the specialties of the clinic. A smile simulation is created on a computer to give the patient a picture of the final result. The clinic offers flexible time schedules and house visits are organized for old and infirm patients.

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from 10 verified reviews Patient Reviews of Shields Dental & Implant Clinic

"I now have a lovely straight smile"
5 50Reviewed 08 Aug 2017 Review verified by phone.
Treatment Received: Dental Crowns
I had crowns on my front teeth for 15 years. They were misaligned and I did not like my smile. After having dental work to stabilize my oral care, I had my crowns replaced and I now have a lovely straight smile.

The clinic has very friendly and professional staff. It is also a child-friendly environment. There is a play room and my children love going there for check ups. My husband and I, along with our 4 children now attend the clinic.
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review avatarMaria Ireland
"I would go there regularly"
5 50Reviewed 05 May 2017 Review verified by phone.
Treatment Received: Fillings
Replace old fillings

A great experience I would go to the dentist regularly over the years. The shields dental clinic is the best by far. They are now our family dentist and would highly recommend them. In all the years going to the dentist it's probably the first time getting a proper check up.
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Ger Ireland
"He persevered and now due to my treatment my migraines are much improved"
5 50Reviewed 04 May 2017 Review verified by email.
Treatment Received: Root Canals,Dental Crowns
Splint, root canal, crowns all because I grind my teeth and also suffer from debilitating migraine, that along with a huge fear of dentists - due to this fear it took time for me to become comfortable with Conor. He persevered and now due to my treatment my migraines are much improved. The splint protects my teeth and finally I have teeth that I am comfortable with. I must mention Alex - Conor's nurse is very professional and friendly.

A work colleague's recommendation was the best advise I ever took. Pristine and relaxing waiting room. Very friendly and approachable team at the front desk.
Treated By: Conor
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Angelia Ireland
"I love my new teeth"
4.5 50Reviewed 26 Mar 2017 Review verified by phone.
Treatment Received: Veneers
I got four veneers for my four top front teeth as my teeth were misaligned

I was recommended by my dentist to go to shields dental clinic as it has the reputation of being one of the best in Munster. I was not disappointed and the results are amazing. I love my new teeth.
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Mary Ireland
"Explained in detail a treatment plan for this tooth & any future problems"
4.5 50Reviewed 24 Jan 2017 Review verified by phone and email.
Treatment Received: Dentist Consultation
24/01/17.
I had an unexpected appointment today as my tooth broke. Even though my consultation was squeezed in Dr. Conor explained in detail a treatment plan for this tooth & any future problems I may encounter. All the Staff are so helpful & the waiting room is so comfortable you don't mind if you are delayed. I am going back to have a crown fitted at a very competitive price. Thanks Conor.

Margaret
Treated By: Conor
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Margaret Ireland
"Exceptionally good experience - definitely 5 star!"
5 50Reviewed 17 Oct 2016 Verified user. Review confirmed by phone and email.
Treatment Received: Dentist Consultation,Hygienist Session
Greeted by friendly receptionists. The waiting area was immaculate and SO comfortable and I was even given a proper coffee. I saw the hygienist this time and she was incredibly helpful, the whole time was totally pain free. She also explained the process step by step. Highly recommended as I have struggled for years to find a good dentist/hygienist in Limerick, so glad I found this one.
Total Amount Paid €70
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Claire Ireland
"Very friendly and professional"
5 50Reviewed 05 Oct 2016 Review verified by email.
Treatment Received: Dentist Consultation
Fabulous facilities. Great staff. Very friendly and professional.
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Claire Ireland
"Very pleased"
5 50Reviewed 22 Apr 2015 Verified user. Review confirmed by email.
Treatment Received: Fillings
Deep Clean and assessment

Very pleased! Very friendly, helpful and informative! Would definitely recommend Shields' to friends!
Total Amount Paid €180
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Laura Ireland
"Very professional and good service"
4 50Reviewed 06 Aug 2014 Review verified by phone and email.
Treatment Received: Root Canals
Nerve Canal Treatment

Thanks Emer!!! Very professional and good service.
Total Amount Paid €700
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Michael Ireland
"Service was very good"
4.4 50Reviewed 18 Jul 2010 Verified user.
Treatment Received: Dentist Consultation
Were you pleased with the treatment? I was in a lot of pain and was seen next day, put at ease very quickly by dentist, service was very good
Would you recommend the clinic? Very friendly and professional staff, excellent service
Would you return for further treatment? yes
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Mark Limerick
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Provides

Dentistry

Premises

Parking

Accessible to disabled people

Public transport access

Wheelchair accessible toilet

Access without steps

Disabled parking

Patient bathroom

Wireless access

On-site pharmacy

Clinic Services

Emergency service

Text message reminders

Home visits

Open 24 hours

Open weekends

Travel Services

Local travel

Local accommodation

Languages spoken

EnglishGermanItalianCzechSlovakPolish

Dentistry

 
Cosmetic Dentist Consultation
 
Dental Bridges
 
3-Unit Bridge
 
Implant Bridge
 
Maryland Bridge
 
Metal Bridge
 
Permanent Bridge
 
PFM Bridge
 
Porcelain Bridge
 
Temporary Bridge
 
Dental Checkup
 
Dental Crowns
 
Permanent Crown
 
PFM Crown
 
Porcelain Crown
 
Temporary Crown
 
Dental Implants
First, the implant, which looks like a screw or cylinder, is placed into your jaw.Over the next two to six months, the implant and the bone are allowed to bond together to form an anchor for your artificial tooth. During this time, a temporary tooth replacement option can be worn over the implant site.
 
Restoration of Implants
 
Single Implant
 
Dental X-Ray
 
Digital Dental X-Ray
 
Digital Panoramic Dental X-Ray
 
Dentist Consultation
 
Dentures
 
Dentures Adjustment
 
Full Dentures
 
Immediate Dentures
 
Overdentures
 
Removable Partial Dentures
 
Denturist Consultation
 
Emergency Dentist Consultation
 
Endodontist Consultation
 
Extractions
 
Non-Surgical Extractions
 
Surgical Extractions
 
Wisdom Tooth Extraction
 
Family Dentist Consultation
 
Fillings
 
Amalgam Filling
 
White Filling
 
Fluoride Therapy
 
Implant Dentist Consultation
 
Mouth Guard
 
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon Consultation
 
Paediatric Dentist Consultation
 
Periodontist Consultation
 
Periodontitis Treatment
 
Restorative Dentist Consultation
 
Root canals
 
Complex Root Canal
 
Incisor Root Canal
 
Molar Root Canal
 
Premolar Root Canal
 
Single Visit Root Canal
 
Sedation for dental treatments
Sedation is a safe and effective technique, offering anxyliotic, hypnotic, muscle relaxant and amnesic properties (in effect sleepy with nil or little memory recall).  Suited ideally for 1) nervous anxious patients, 2) long dental procedures, and 3) local conditions such as poor gag and limited mouth opening throughout treatment.
 
Teeth Cleaning
 
Scaling and Root Planing
 
Ultrasonic Scaling
 
Teeth Whitening
 
Chemical Teeth Whitening
 
Home Whitening Kits
 
Laser Teeth Whitening
 
Whitening Top Up Treatment
 
TMJ - Temporomandibular Joint Treatment
 
Non-Surgical TMJ Treatment
 
Veneers
 
Porcelain Veneers

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Insurance

Private Patients Welcome

PRSI

VHI Healthcare

Laya Healthcare

Dr Conor Shields

Job Title:
  Dentist
Biography:
LDS RCS (Eng1994);BDS (Lond 1994);
DRDP (Lond2004)

Dr Cormac Shields

Job Title:
  Dentist
Biography:
BDS (Lond1994);DRDP (Lond 2004)

Conor and Cormac hale from Dungannon CoTyrone where their father and grandfather practised as Dental surgeons . Graduates of the Royal London Hospital in 1994, they had been in private practice together in London until 2005, when they decided to move to limerick and founded the SHIELDS DENTAL CENTRE . In the years that have followed, active pursuit of their postgraduate studies, has allowed the treatments on offer in their practice to evolve.
In 2004 they both attained the Diploma in Restorative Dental Practice awarded by the prestigious Eastman Dental Institute. As a result, they offer an extremely high level of experience in the areas of restorative and aesthetic disciplines, including the replacement of missing teeth with implants. They both have an interest in cosmetic techniques and the smile line.
In 1997, Conor was awarded a diploma in conscious sedation by Guys Hospital. He has extensive experience in providing gaseous and intravenous sedation for anxious and phobic patients.
The principals are members of the ADI (association of Dental Implantology) and the BACD (British Academy of Cosmetic Dentists). Associations dedicated to the excellence of their disciplines.

Show Phone Number10 Ashdown Centre, Courtbrack Avenue, South Circular Road,, Limerick, V94 K5TXIreland