Meet the team

A smile is a curve that sets everything straight.

Meet the team

Our highly trained team strives to provide diligent & attentive dental care from your first to your last visit at the Smile Solutions clinic. We are continually re-evaluating our processes to ensure that we are aligned to all the best practice techniques currently available. 

Dr. Paul Murphy - BDS (Hons), MFD, DClinDent, MOrth

Paul graduated from his native Cork with honours in his primary degree in 2005, being awarded prizes along the way including 1st place in his class for clinical orthodontics in his final BDS exam. Following graduation, Paul worked as a general practitioner in the UK and Ireland and in a hospital-based surgical SHO role in Cork prior to embarking on his three year full time training in orthodontics.

Since completing his orthodontic training, Paul has split his time in practice between Dublin and Greystones. Paul is an active member if the Irish Dental Association, Orthodontic Society of Ireland and British Lingual Orthodontic Society.

Paul lives locally and is married to Felicity, a GP and has three young children, Isla, Fiadh and Ruairí. In his spare time, Paul likes to travel to international courses and conferences. In the past two years has visited the UK, the Netherlands, Germany, Switzerland, Austria, Dubai, San Francisco and Oakland California. He is regularly tormented by watching various Cork teams, Munster rugby and Everton FC.

Dr. Muireann O'Donovan - BDentSc, MFDS, M.SC, M.Orth, (RCSEed)

Muireann provides all types of braces including metal, ceramic tooth coloured braces and Invisalign clear braces for all ages. She has over 10 years’ experience providing brace treatment exclusively, and in that time has gained a reputation for being a caring orthodontist successfully treating patients of all ages. Muireann takes the time to discuss your treatment and options, so you feel confident in your orthodontic treatment.


Muireann practised as a dentist for several years before undertaking her 3 year orthodontic speciality degree. Following successful completion of her MSc in Orthodontics, she was awarded a Membership in Orthodontics from the Royal College of Surgeons in Edinburgh in 2010 and is a registered specialist orthodontist with the Dental Council of Ireland.


Dr. Muireann O'Donovan is a registered member of the Orthodontic Society of IrelandIrish Dental Association and Invisalign

Dr Daphne Halley - BDS (Hons), MFDS, DClinDent (OS), FFD RCSI (OS)

Dr Daphne Halley is a specialist oral surgeon. She provides a full range of oral surgery procedures which includes the removal of wisdom teeth, management of impacted teeth, diagnosis and management of soft tissue oral pathology, implantology, and the treatment of cysts and benign tumours of the jaws.

She qualified from the University of Cardiff and completed her specialist training over three years at the Dublin Dental University Hospital, where she was awarded a doctorate in Oral Surgery and graduated with first class honours gaining the Dean’s prize.

Dr Halley is a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland completing her Fellowship Diploma of the Faculty of Dentistry (FFD) in oral surgery FFD RCSI (OS) and is fully registered as a specialist oral surgeon with the Irish Dental Council.

Prior to this, she has worked in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery units in St James’s Hospital Dublin, Dublin Dental University Hospital, Bristol Dental Hospital and Cardiff giving her a strong foundation in the management and treatment of patients undergoing dentoalveolar surgery.

Her doctoral research looked at managing antiresorptive related osteonecrosis of the jaws with surgical debridement and L-PRF platelet therapy. Daphne is a member of the Irish Oral Surgery Advisory Committee and, also currently holds a teaching post at the Dublin Dental University Hospital.

Dr. Advan Moorthy - BA, BDentSc, MFDS RCPS

Advan graduated with honours as a dental surgeon from Trinity College Dublin in 2013. Upon graduation, Advan worked in the Dublin Dental University Hospital as a Non-Consultant Hospital Doctor for two years gaining invaluable experience in accident & emergency dentistry, restorative dentistry and multidisciplinary care.

During this time, he also completed his membership examinations for the Faculty of Dentistry at the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons in Glasgow as well as passing the Canadian Board Exams. Advan then spent two years working in a busy rural private practice in Newfoundland, Canada.

In July 2017, Advan returned to his hometown of Dublin is currently undertaking a three-year full time clinical doctorate and specialty training in prosthodontics at the Dublin Dental University Hospital. This is an area of dentistry which specialises in dentures, crowns, veneers, bridges and implant dentistry.

Advan describes his approach to dentistry as conscientious and caring whilst paying a high attention to detail. He is very passionate about his profession and aims to understand the specific concerns of each patient to allows their individual treatment desires to be achieved.




Roisin O'Shea

Roisin has over 8 years experience in Orthodontic practices here in Ireland and also in Perth and Sydney, Australia.

Roisin is our orthodontic therapist having graduated in January 2019 and acts as Dr. Murphys right hand woman!


Mary Thompson

Mary has worked with Paul for many years and has built up a great relationship with a lot of his patients.

Mary acts as our Treatment Coordinator and is a reliable point of contact for all our patients and will be with you throughout your orthodontic journey.

Magdalena Pierce

Magdalena has over 10 years experience in all aspects of dental nursing and practice management.

Magda is excellent with very nervous patients, understanding their needs and helping them throughout their visit and treatment.

Ashling Ward

Ash joined our practice in January 2019 and is a great addition to our orthodontic team.

Ash has many years of experience in the dental industry, having worked in dental practices in Australia and most recently worked in the Dublin Dental Hospital before coming to work for us here.

Nicole Johnston

Nicole has excellent customer skills after working in some five star hotels in America.

Nicole ensures patients flow through the practice efficiently and are well looked after. 



Lorna Toher

Lorna is the newest member of our team and has years of experience in customer care.

Lorna will ensure your visit with us runs as smoothly as possible.



Anthony Power

Anthony has worked in the dental industry for over eight years managing and developing various dental businesses.


Anthony was attracted to Smile Solutions as he believes it can be a world class centre of dental excellence.

Smile Solutions

Medical Suite,
Charlesland Centre,
Charlesland,
Greystones,
Co. Wicklow.

Eircode: A63 TW32

Telephone: 01 287 6630
E-mail: hello@smilesolutions.ie

Opening Hours:
Monday 09:00 - 17:00
Tuesday 10:00 - 20:00
Wednesday 10:00 - 20:00
Thursday 09:00 - 16:00
Friday 09:00 - 16:00

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