Lorna qualified from Trinity College Dublin with an honours degree in Dental Science in 2010. After qualification she worked for two years as a house officer in the Dublin Dental University Hospital where she gained valuable post graduate training, with a strong focus in oral surgery. Her rotations also included providing emergency on-call dentistry for many of the Dublin hospitals.
During this time in the Dental Hospital, she completed her Membership to the Faculty of Dental Surgery examinations with the Royal College of Surgeons Ireland (MFDS RCSI)
She then moved to England for a year and worked as a Senior House Officer in Maxillofacial Surgery in Chichester, West Sussex, where she also completed her Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS) training. She then returned to Dublin and worked as a registrar in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery in St James’s Hospital for a year.
She spent many years working in a private practice in Kildare, whilst also working in the HSE treating children before she came to work in Harcourt Dental.
She recently completed a post graduate Implant course in Watford UK.
Outside of dentistry, Lorna enjoys keeping fit with hiking, running and cycling and also loves heading to many music gigs!