Dr Ruairi Cunnane

Special Interest in Dental Implants
BSc (UCD), BDS, MJDF RCS (Eng), Dip Con Sed, Dip Imp Dent
GDC: 212457

Ruairi has worked in general practice in Devon and as a Senior House Officer in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the Royal Devon and Exeter NHS Foundation. His interests are in implant dentistry and complex restorative dentistry. He also has experience treating very anxious patients using sedation and is committed to providing gentle dentistry. He understands that it is important to build a long-lasting relationship with his patients, helping them to achieve a smile they are proud to wear.


Ruairi has completed a master’s degree in dental Implantology at the University of Bristol with distinction in 2017. He has also completed a diploma in conscious sedation in 2015 at the University of Newcastle; achieving the gold standard for education and training in conscious sedation in the UK. He is a member of the International team of Implantology (ITI) and the Association of Dental Implantology (ADI) and regularly attends implant conferences to stay up to date with latest developments in this field. He is also a member of the British Dental Association (BDA), Association Dental implantology (ADI), Society for the Advancement of Anaesthesia in Dentistry (SAAD) and the Joint Dental Faculties at The Royal College of Surgeons of England.


Ruairi has maintained strong links with University of Bristol since graduating and currently works there as an honorary clinical lecturer on the Dental Implantology programme.


Outside of work Ruairi enjoys running, golf and rugby; as well as cooking, travelling and spending time with his friends and family.