RDent aims to meet the needs of all patients by providing General Dentistry Care, Emergency Dental Care and specialist Cosmetic Dentistry.
A specialist Oral Surgeon & sedation is available upon request by appointment only.
At Rdent each individual patient receives personalised treatment with respect to their choices and dignity. We encourage patients to be involved in their care plans through discussion and shared decision-making prior to actual treatment.We give time to ask questions and receive answers regarding your dental condition and treatment plan for your care. We will let you know what we feel is the optimal treatment plan for you as well as alternative treatment options
Dr. Mamoon Rashid
Dr. Mamoon Rashid graduated with a Bachelors Degree in Dental Science from University College Cork in 2004. He then went onto work in private practice in Donegal until moving to Galway in 2007. Since 2007 he has been providing a high level of care to his patients at Castlelawn Dental practice, providing a broad range of treatments such as cosmetic dentistry, endodontics, difficult extractions and dental prosthetics.
Dr. Rashid believes in the principle of ‘Minimally Invasive Dentistry’ which reflects how dentists can provide the highest level of service to the teeth with the least invasiveness & therefore preserving the patient’s existing teeth. In 2008 he made a conscious decision to place mercury free tooth coloured fillings in every treatment case.
Dr. Rashid has a special interest in cosmetic dentistry & implantology. He has a vast experience in providing veneers, crowns & bridges; carrying out everything from restoring a single tooth with a veneer to full smile rejuvenation using implants, crowns & bridgework. He is also a six month smile provider. Six Month Smiles® utilizes specialised clear braces to gently straighten and align teeth in an average time of just six months.
Dr. Ali Khan
Dr. Ali Khan graduated with a Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS) from University College Cork in 2016. He then consulted at Accenture, a global leader in healthcare consulting, the world’s largest consulting firm and a Fortune Global 500 Company. Coupled with his clinical expertise Ali has a unique understanding into what it takes to create an optimal patient experience.
Ali’s passion for patient care and public service initially drew him to a career in Dentistry. While in university he received the Student Leadership Award for contributions to university life and in 2016 he was awarded the Gaisce: Gold President’s Award for public service from President Michael D. Higgins. The President’s Gold Award is among the highest honours a young person in Ireland or internationally can be awarded for public service and achievement across a number of fields. Furthermore, as part of the The Duke of Edinburgh’s International Award Foundation, the Gold Gaisce is among the most prestigious international youth awards.
Ali prides himself on his ability to connect with patients. He is proficient in 7 international languages and has completed a number of accredited courses on Psychology, Cognitive Science and Behavioural Science. Ali’s patients describe him as warm and caring and he is particularly excellent at helping nervous patients feel comfortable in the Dental setting.
Ali believes in the principle of ‘Minimally Invasive Dentistry’, i.e. providing the highest level of service to the teeth with the least invasiveness & therefore preserving the patient’s existing teeth. He has a special interest in cosmetic dentistry & implantology. Ali is committed to continuous professional development and growth.
In his spare time Ali is an avid supporter of the arts and a passionate sportsman. He is a frequent theatre goer, a lover of literature and poetry and even did some professional acting while in university. He loves cricket, football, rugby and tennis. He played first class, interprovincial and intervarsity cricket in Ireland.