Welcome to Shannon Orthodontics

Welcome to the Shannon Orthodontics website. Orthodontists deal with the diagnosis and treatment of irregularities of the teeth and jaw bones.

We have established a modern orthodontic practice in Athlone and Longford towns and provide high quality orthodontic treatment in a friendly and relaxed environment. We treat patients of all ages and promise a happy and pleasing smile that if looked after, will be with you forever.

Call us today for an appointment. You can also check out our google map here to locate our clinic. We are situated at 15 Castlemaine St, Athlone, Co Westmeath. Call us today on (090) 6450615

Dr Jarlath Durkan
Specialist Orthodontist 
B.A., B.Dent.Sc., M.Dent.Ch., MFD RCSI, M.Orth.

Opening Hours

Mon 9am to 5pm
Tue 9am to 6pm
Wed 9am to 5pm
Thu 9am to 5pm
Fri 9am to 5pm
Sat 8am to 3pm

‘Shannon Orthodontics came very highly recommended from both family and friends. My treatment went so well. I’m so proud of my teeth now and my confidence is sky high!’
— Emma, Galway
I found Jarlath and the whole team at Shannon Orthodontics really good to deal with. I never had a problem with my braces
— Daire
Gettign the braces on was painless, quick and easy. Great! Jarlath came highly recommended
— Lorraine
To Jarlath, Lorraine, Michelle and all staff. Just a small token to say thank you for a wonderful job. Your kindness and assurance was great appreciated.
— Andrea
Thank you for everyting over the last two years. I love my teeth!
— Carmel

Another beautiful smile created for our lovely patient Abbi. #shannonorthodontics #Dr.JarlathDurkan #Orthodontictherapist #perfectsmile #retainertime

Posted by Shannon Orthodontics Athlone & Longford on Friday, March 22, 2019

A special treat for some special women today

Posted by Shannon Orthodontics Athlone & Longford on Friday, March 8, 2019


As a Specialist Practice, we provide a full range of orthodontic treatment options. Treatment can be preventive to stop a problem developing or corrective to treat an existing problem. We provide all types of orthodontic treatment and appliances. We treat patients who require orthognathic or jaw surgery and orthodontic treatment to aid in the replacement of missing teeth.


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