PJ qualified from Cork in 1983 and has practised as a dentist ever since. He worked in Billericay and Wickford, Essex for a number of years before taking over the Kinsale practice in 1991. In 1991 he completed Dental Implant training with pioneers in the field including Professor David Harris at the Wellington Hospital, Harley Street, London and Professor Per-Ingvar Branemark in Gothenburg, Sweden, and has been placing dental implants in Kinsale, Ireland and Wickford, UK since. He subsequently completed a Masters Degree in Implantology from Warwick University in 2008. PJ worked extensively with Professor Stewart Harding during those three years. At the world renowned centre of excellence The Malo Institute, Lisbon he studied Teeth in a Day. He continued on to study sinus augmentation with Dr Hilt Tatum who was the first dentist to perform this procedure.
PJ is recognised by his colleagues for having over 30 years vast experience in dental implants and has been appointed mentor to the Nobel Biocare system. His main interests are Dental Implants, all on 4 teeth in a day treatments, sinus lift surgery, bone replacement/ augmentations, the use of biotechnology by BTI including PGRF and continuing advances in dentistry.