About Padhraig Fleming

BA, BDent Sc (Hons), MSc. (Lond)., MFD RCS (Ire), MFDS RCS (Eng)., MOrth RCS (Eng). FDS (Orth) RCS, FFD (Orth.), FHEA

Prof. Fleming is Chair of Orthodontics at Trinity College Dublin. He was formerly Professor, Consultant and Postgraduate Training Lead in Orthodontics at the Institute of Dentistry, Queen Mary University of London. His primary passions are education and clinically-focussed research. Padhraig also works in private practice on a part-time basis.

He was awarded his MSc. with Distinction in 2007, the Membership in Orthodontics and British Orthodontic Society Medal in 2008 and his PhD in 2013.

He is an Associate Editor of the American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, British Dental Journal, Journal of Dentistry and Progress in Orthodontics and is on the editorial board of numerous other journals.

He has published over 150 peer-reviewed papers and has received numerous research awards including the Turpin Award from the AAO in 2021 and both the Chapman Prize from the British Orthodontic Society and the B.F. and Helen E. Dewel Award from the AAO on two occasions. He has co-authored four successful orthodontic textbooks: ‘Clinical Cases in Orthodontics’, ‘Functional Appliances: Theory and Practice’, ‘Fixed Orthodontic Appliances: A practical guide’ and ‘Graber’s ‘Orthodontics: Current Principles and Techniques.

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''Padhraig .. is an absolute master of his profession. They give clear advice that's best for the patient and not the solution that will earn them the most money. Do not hesitate in using the London Smile Clinic, Thank you guys & girls so much!''

"Dr Padhraig Fleming tried to accommodate every request I had throughout my treatment and still give me the results I wanted. Overall, I have been really impressed and happy with my experience. I highly recommend!"
"I had such a smooth and easy experience ... Padhraig and Anna were just fantastic and I would recommend them in a flash to anyone wanting to fix their smile. Their consult, advice and client interest was next to none and I felt like they listened and delivered 100%!!"
"End result fantastic and felt at ease throughout. Very professional, supportive and friendly. Thank you Padhraig."
"Been an absolute pleasure going through this process ... extremely friendly and talented - making something I dreaded a genuinely enjoyable and satisfying experience. Have always felt very well looked after, and you feel assured that you're getting a quality product from day one."
"Couldn't recommend this practice enough! Their advice and support during my orthodontic treatment has been unparalleled. Big shout out to Professor Fleming :)"
"Had an amazing experience ... My teeth are so straight now and the whole team were so accommodating/welcoming throughout the whole experience. 🙂 "

Orthodontic Functional Appliances - Theory and Practice

Fixed Orthodontic Appliances - A Practical Guide

Clinical Cases in Orthodontics

Practice Locations

Harcourt Dental Clinic
14 Harcourt Street,
Dublin D02 KD21


PD Orthodontics
Beechwood Dental & Implant Centre

9 Dunville Avenue
Dublin D06 EC93