Bob graduated from University College Cork in 2003. Following two years in general practice in London, he completed his SHO year in the University Hospital of Wales Dental Hospital, Cardiff.
He commenced a three-year specialist training pathway in Endodontology at the Eastman Dental Hospital, London in 2006. He completed this with distinction and gained a Membership in Restorative Dentistry (MRD) from the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh in 2009.
Since then, he has divided his time in private practice and teaching roles in the UK, Ireland, Australia and New Zealand.
He returned from Melbourne to take up a post as a consultant in endodontics at Glasgow Dental Hospital and was subsequently appointed as a Senior Clinical Lecturer/Honorary Consultant in Endodontics at Edinburgh Dental Institute in June of this year.