Meet the team


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Dr. Aoife McGinley, B. Dent. Sc. (T.C.D.)

We are delighted to welcome Dr. Aoife McGinley to the dental team at Reva Dental. Aoife has practiced in Kilkenny for over 20 years and has vast experience in all areas of general and family dentistry. Aoife is an extremely professional & talented dentist and has a lovely caring manner making her extremely popular with her patients. 


Dr. Claire Corkery, BA, B. D. Sc TCD

Dr. Corkery studied at Trinity College Dublin, qualifying with honours in 1995. She spent three years in NHS practice in Kent before moving to private practice in West Sussex where she worked for five years. Dr. Corkery moved home and joined our Kilkenny practice in 2003. Dr. Corkery is confident in all aspects of general dentistry and has a special interest in white restorations and cosmetic makeovers. When she is not at work she is extremely busy looking after her 4 sons!


Dr. Monica Ryan, BDS NUI 

Dr. Ryan qualified from University College Cork in 2008 with an honours degree. In 2009, she completed Vocational Training with the PGMDB and has been working in private practice since then. Monica is an experienced general dentist and has a particular interest in Six Month Smiles. Monica is an avid hockey player with Clonmel and also breeds & trains track greyhounds.


Dr. Michael Corcoran LDS RCSI

Dr. Corcoran is a Graduate of the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland and has over thirty years experience in all aspects of general dentistry in UK, Europe and  Ireland.

Dr. Corcoran Trained as an undergraduate and post graduate in The Dublin Dental Hospital.


Linda Dunne, RDH

Linda Qualified from Trinity College Dublin with a Diploma in Dental Hygiene in 2005 and has worked in Reva Dental since then. She is an integral part of the team and is extremely popular with her patients, offering at all times a thoroughly professional and high quality hygiene service.

Linda regularly attends post-graduation lectures and courses which keeps her up to date on any advancements in Dental Hygiene, and allows her to provide the best possible care for patients.


Jo Forde, Practice Manager

We are delighted to welcome Jo to Reva Dental as our new Practice Manager. Jo has over 16 years’ experience in management and brings a wealth of experience from the dental and other industries both in Ireland and in Australia. Jo is also a talented horse rider and competes annually in the AIRC National Dressage Team Championships.

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Helen Burke


Laura Walsh, Dental Nurse

Laura has been working as a dental nurse since 2002 and qualified in 2004 after doing her NEBDN exams. She worked part time for 4 years in paediatric dentistry including assisting with surgical treatment under general anaesthetic. Laura joined Reva Dental in 2017 and works with all the dentists across the team. She has recently being promoted to our Clinical Manager and oversees clinical standards across the clinic to ensure that the highest standards are met consistently.


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Lisa McClurg Reva Dental Kilkenny

Lisa McClurg, Dental Nurse

Lisa Mc Clurg is a dental nurse originally from Dublin. She has worked in dental practices in Limerick and Kilkenny. Lisa likes to keep up to date with dental techniques so she is able to provide efficient assistance in all areas of dental work. In her spare time Lisa is a visual artist making sculptural works from her studio in Graiguenamanagh. 

Stephanie Purcell Reva Dental Kilkenny

Stephanie Purcell, Dental Hygienist

Stephanie is registered dental hygienist who graduated with honours in dental hygiene. She likes to ensure that patients feel welcome and receive first class treatment with her friendly, warm and professional manner. She provides preventative oral hygiene treatments ensures a gentle comforting approach for nervous patients. She helps motivate patients to enhance their oral care routine, for both a healthy and happy smile. She is an active member of the Irish Dental Council and the Irish Dental Hygienist Association and frequently attends dental conferences in order to continuously develop her skill set.

Lisa Hickey Dental Nurse

Lisa Hickey, Dental Nurse

Lisa has worked as a dental nurse since 2016. She began her career as a trainee dental nurse in Dublin, where she concurrently gained her degree. Lisa qualified from Trinity college Dublin in 2018, completing the National Dental Nurse training programme. Lisa has worked in varied roles where she worked in specialist practices and has experience assisting in all procedures including orthodontics and implant surgery. Lisa thoroughly enjoys dealing with patients on a daily basis and enjoys her role as a dental nurse. 


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