About UsMeet the team
Dr. Melissa LeeDMD (Canada), B.Sc. (Canada), MSD (USA), Cert. Periodontics (USA), FRCD(C)
Dr. Melissa Lee has a practice limited to Periodontics and Implant dentistry. Dr. Lee graduated with a Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) from McGill University in Montreal, Canada in 2005. Prior to that she completed her Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) in Microbiology at...Read More
Dr. Traelach TuohyBDS(UK), Dip. Clin. Dent.(IRELAND), MSD(USA), Cert. Periodontics(USA)
Dr. Traelach Tuohy has a practice limited to Periodontics and Implant dentistry. Dr. Tuohy graduated with a Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS) from the School of Dentistry at Cardiff University in Wales, UK in 2001. Following his graduation, Dr. Tuohy practiced...Read More
Lisa HennessyDental Hygienist
Graduating from UCC in 2012 with a first class honours diploma in Dental Hygiene, I received both the Sensodyne Award for the highest mark that year, and the Henry Schein Award for best clinical examination. My primary BSc degree is in General Nursing. Qualifying in 2006, I worked both at home and abroad before returning to UCC in 2010 to pursue a career in Dental Hygiene and I have been part of the team at Waterford Periodontics since 2013.
Nadia KrukovicDental Hygienist
I graduated from Kaunas University of Applied Sciences in Lithuania in 2012 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Dental Hygiene and I have joined the team at Waterford Periodontics in 2012. I was a finalist for the Kin Dental Hygienist of the year in 2015 and I am a regular attendee of the annual Irish Dental Association (IDA) conferences.
Tina CoffeyDental Nurse
From West Waterford, I have been working as a dental nurse since 2008. I graduated from UCC in 2009 with a Diploma in Dental Nursing. I joined Waterford Periodontics in 2014 and have taken a particular interest in dealing with nervous patients. I qualified with a Certificate in Sedation Assistance from the National Examination Board for Dental Nurses (UK) in 2016. If I am not working, I enjoy playing camogie with my local team.
Teresa FitzgeraldDental Nurse
I graduated from Cork University Dental School and Hospital in 2005 with a National Certificate in Dental Nursing Training. I also completed the Intra Oral and Panoramic Dental Radiography course in 2010 at Cork University Dental School and Hospital. I qualified with a Certificate in Sedation Assistance from the National Examination Board for Dental Nurses (UK) in 2018.