He is a specialist Prosthodontist. Dr. Canning undertook his undergraduate dental training at the School of Dental Science in Trinity College, graduating in 2000 and receiving the Irish Dental Council prize for Restorative Dentistry. Upon graduation, he commenced his dental career working as a house officer at the Dublin Dental School and Hospital. Subsequent to this, Dr. Canning worked for four years as a general dental practitioner, both in the U.K. and Ireland. While working as a general dentist he commenced his further training undertaking the Membership examinations for the Faculty of Dentistry at the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland in 2004. During this period, he developed an interest in complex restorative dental problems and in order to attain the appropriate training for the management of such patients decided to further his education. In addition to training as a Prosthodontist he received a certificate in Dental Implant Surgery from the London Institute, Seattle, Washington, USA in 2011. B.A., B.Dent.Sc, MFD (RCSI), D.Ch.Dent (Prosthodontics). He is a member of Dental Council, Irish Dental Association, RCSI, Dublin Dental Hospital, European Prosthodontic Association and International Team for Implantology.