Richard is the practice owner, having purchased the business from Mr Max Boyce in 1989. He qualified from UCD, Dublin in 1981. He has been consumed with a passion for Veterinary Dentistry. He is keen to educate all our clients on the importance of preventative dental care. His work involves advising clients on different types of dental care available, ultrasonic scaling and polishing for dirty teeth, endodontics for damaged teeth, extraction for diseased roots and orthodontics for mal-aligned teeth. He has recently been to USA, Amsterdam and Nice to expand his knowledge and to learn from world leaders in this subject. His knowledge is invaluable to his staff and he receives referrals from all over Ireland. Richard keeps his own dogs, cats and horses. He enjoys getting out and about on the horse in the winter months.