Evelyn Sheehy

Consultant in paediatric dentistry


Evelyn trained in paediatric dentistry at Tufts University, USA and at Guy's and St Thomas'. She was appointed a consultant in 1999. 

Evelyn was academic head of department from 2002 to 2005 and has been clinical lead since 2005.

Education and training

  • BDSc, BA, Dublin Dental School, Trinity College, Ireland
  • FDS RCS, Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (1990)
  • Board Certification in Paediatric Dentistry, Tufts University School of Dental Medicine, Boston, MA, USA (1992)
  • Lecturer/senior registrar paediatric dentistry, UMDS and Guy’s and St Thomas’ (1993–1999)
  • PhD – The oral microflora of children undergoing liver transplantation, University of London (1998)
  • Certification of completion of specialist training - FDS (Paediatric Dentistry), RCS (Edinburgh) (1998)
  • Senior lecturer/Honorary Consultant King's College Dental Institute / Guy’s and St Thomas’ (1999–2007)
  • Consultant in paediatric dentistry, Guy's and St Thomas' (2007 to date).

Research interests

  • cariology
  • oral microbiology.

Last updated: April 2022

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