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Sheehy, Evelyn C - consultant in paediatric dentistry


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Secretary tel: 020 7188 7188, ext 55262 and 54304
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Area of expertise: children's dentistry

  • Biography

    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).
  • Specialist interests

    • dental traumatology in children
    • diagnosis and management of dental caries in children.
  • Research interests

    • cariology
    • oral microbiology.