Dr. Marcela Torres Leavy,
Dr. Marcela Torres Leavy has loved the art of dentistry since being a student in Guatemala, Central America. She qualified as a dental surgeon in 2006 from the renowned University of San Carlos of Guatemala (USAC) and then moved to Ireland in 2007 with her husband Aidan, a native of Mullingar who lived and worked with the UN in Central America for nearly a decade.
Dr. Torres Leavy first wet her feet as a dentist in Tullamore and later in Mullingar. Shen then took the plunge during the recession and set up Kinnegad Dental in 2012. She is passionate about dentistry and ensuring excellent results for all her patients, whether it is a small filling, fitting Invisalign clear braces or a complicated surgical treatment.
Dr. Torres Leavy is also fully committed to constantly learning, to keeping up to date with the most recent trends and cutting edge technologies. She recently completed a postgraduate diploma in Clinical Dentistry in Trinity College Dublin (TCD) and constantly engages in webinars organised by the Irish Dental Association (IDA). In her time off she loves dancing salsa, listening to latin music, cooking tasty dishes and spending time with her two young boys.