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The effect of alcohol on surgical skills

Before I became an orthodontist, I worked in oral surgery and my first postgrad exam was called the “Fellowship in Dental Surgery”, which is a bit like “The Fellowship of the Ring” but with less hobbits, and in fact less … Continue reading

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An orthodontic emergency

This week I was treating orthodontic patients in Dublin, and this evening I went to a couple of lectures on medical. emergencies in the dental surgery and how to deal with them. Fortunately, most of the patients I treat are young … Continue reading

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That Friendly Orthodontist at Croke Park in Dublin

That Friendly Orthodontist is a big rock fan. Whether it’s Galway, Mayo or Dublin, when patients come for orthodontic treatment, they usually get some combination of singing, humming and rock triva depending on what’s on the radio that morning.   Rock music … Continue reading

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