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Dr. Eimear McHugh

Oral Surgery


  • Dublin | Hospital

Contact Details

Swords Dental, 66 Main Street, Swords, Co. Dublin, K67 D9K7 01 866 4080 eimear.mchugh@materprivate.ie

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Primary Services

Areas of Expertise

Oral/dental surgery and paediatrics.


Education & Experience  

Dr. Eimear McHugh is a specialist oral surgeon. She provides a full range of services in oral surgery and implant dentistry. 

Dr. McHugh is registered with the Irish Dental Council and she is also on the Oral Surgery Specialist List (Irish Dental Council.) 

She is a member of the Irish Dental Association and the Irish Association of Oral Surgery. 

She is also an examiner in the Royal College of Surgeons of Ireland. 

Dr. McHugh graduated from Trinity College Dublin in 2008. Following a year as a house officer in the Dublin Dental University Hospital, she was employed in the Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery unit in St Richard’s Hospital in Chichester, West Sussex. During this time, Dr. McHugh completed her membership examinations for the Faculty of Dentistry in the Royal College of Surgeons in Dublin. She also obtained certification in Advanced Trauma Life Support. 

She then became the executive registrar in the Dublin Dental University Hospital and provided oral surgery services at the Dublin Dental University Hospital, St. Vincent’s Hospital and Crumlin Hospital for Sick Children. 


Clinical Research & Professional Memberships  

She completed her specialist training over three years at the Dublin Dental University Hospital, where she was awarded a doctorate in oral surgery. She completed the Advanced Cardiac Life Support course during this time. Her doctoral thesis was entitled “The Role of Alcohol in Oral Cancer.” She has written a number of scientific papers, which have been published in the Journal of the Irish Dental Association and The Surgeon. 

In 2014, following her specialist training, Dr. McHugh became a fellow of the Dental Faculty of the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland. 

Dr. McHugh currently holds a teaching post at the Dublin Dental University Hospital and she is listed on the consultant register in the Beacon Hospital and Mater Private Hospital. 

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