The team at Portlaoise Dental are highly skilled in dental care. A close-knit group, we are dedicated to helping your with any dental problem you have. As a family-run practice, we strive to create a friendly, welcoming environment for patients of all ages.
Keeping abreast of current thinking in dentistry is very important to us and all our dentists regularly attend courses and lectures to help keep skills and knowledge up-to-date.
Dr. Karen Cosgrove BDS established Portlaoise Dental with her husband David in December 2010. Hailing from Co. Down, she studied dentistry at Queens University, Belfast and qualified in 2006 with a distinction in Practice of Dentistry.
Karen and David met at university and married in 2007. They now have three beautiful, busy little boys. Outside of work Karen has a passion for cooking, which is lucky as her husband and children have a passion for eating!
Dr. David Cosgrove BDS is one half of the husband and wife team behind Portlaoise Dental. A native of Belfast, he qualified as a dentist from Queens University, Belfast in 2005. He and Karen married in 2007 and worked in rural Scotland for five years before settling in Ireland in January 2010. David is a keen golfer, when he gets time, and a member of Portarlington Golf Club.
Dr. Helena Joy BDS joined the team at Portlaoise Dental in February 2014. Hailing from Kerry, Helena is an avid fan of Munster Rugby and is a founding member of the Munster Rugby Supporters Choir, performing at many major matches and events. Helena is a great believer in the important of of life-long learning and regularly attends courses and seminars to keep her dentistry skills and knowledge up to date.