Irish Dental on Hilton Head Island is owned by Dr. Kevin Hardy, an experienced family dentist. Dr. Hardy provides comprehensive cosmetic and restorative dental care and works with each patient to develop an effective preventive routine to ensure long-lasting and successful results.
Dr. Hardy grew up in Danville, Virginia, a small town in the southern part of the state right next to the border of North Carolina. He is a graduate of the University of Notre Dame and the Virginia Commonwealth University School of Dentistry where he received his DDS and MBA in 2006. Furthering his dental education, Dr. Hardy received advanced training at the Metrohealth Medical Center in Cleveland, Ohio, focusing on the provision of care to the pediatric and developmentally disabled population. During his time practicing in Cleveland, Dr. Hardy attended the John Marshall College of Law, receiving his JD in 2015. It was also in Cleveland where he met his wife, Shannon, and they were married at the Basilica of the Sacred Heart at the University of Notre Dame.
Dr. Hardy enjoys all the disciplines of dentistry and has received specialized post-graduate training in implant placement and restoration, TMJ diagnosis and treatment, Invisalign Orthodontics, and is certified by the American Academy of Facial Esthetics in delivering Botox and placing enhancing dermal fillers.
Dr. Hardy believes that your oral health affects your overall health and performs dentistry that is good for the body as well as the teeth and gums. With two published works, The Natural Dentist: Natural Dental Care Remedies and Holistic Dentistry: Natures Guide to a Healthy Smile, Dr. Hardy utilizes this knowledge drawn from the world’s greatest traditions in natural healing to complement the advances in modern science to provide a fully integrative approach.
Dr. Hardy welcomes you to Irish Dental with an empathetic understanding that the pursuit of dental care is often a reluctant endeavor. He strives to create a comfortable treatment atmosphere, valuing and listening to each patient’s individual dental concerns. Utilizing state-of-the-art technology and offering a full scope of services Dr. Hardy promises a peaceful and relaxing experience as he addresses your preventive and restorative needs.
Kevin E. Hardy, DDS, JD, MBA
“We are excited to make the wonderful community of Hilton Head our home.”