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Francis Abbey, BSc, CAT
Apex Injury & Rehabilitation Clinic
46 Kilcarrig Street, Bagenalstown, Co. Carlow
Phone: (085) 766 2197
Bartosz Lelental, MSc, BSc, CAT
Mortarstown Upper, Kilkenny Road, Co. Carlow
Phone: (087) 354 7538
Maria Malone, BSc. (Hons), CAT, GSR
Maria Malone Injury Rehabilitation
Drummond House, Pembroke, Co. Carlow, R93 D6R2
Facebook: Maria Malone Injury Rehabilitation
Phone: (087) 746 0407
Kaitlin Morris, BSc., CAT
Kaitlin holds a Level 8 BSc. (Hons) in Sports Rehabilitation and Athletic Therapy. She also holds a Level 6 degree in Fitness Health and Promotion. Kaitlin is currently a candidate for a MSc. in Strength and Conditioning in IT Carlow.
During her undergraduate degree, Kaitlin completed work placement hours within the Sport Medicine Department of Carleton University (Ottawa, Canada), and King’s College (Pennsylvania, USA). She also gained experience working in the Sports Medicine Departments of both the Texas Rangers and Seattle Mariners during 2020 Spring Training for the MLB (Major League Baseball), in Arizona, USA. While there, she worked in both the clinic, and covered on-field training sessions and games.
Altogether, in addition to working with professional baseball athletes, Kaitlin has experience working with male and female amateur and university level athletes in a range of sports, including soccer, rugby, basketball, boxing, and ice hockey, in Ireland, Canada, and the USA.
Phone: (087) 657 7151
Amy Shaughnessy, BSc, CAT
Kilcarrig, Bagenalstown, Co. Carlow
Phone: (086) 109 4330
Carmel Callaghan, M.Sc, B.Sc, CAT
Carlow Rehabilitation & Sport Injury Centre
Unit 9a The Tyndall Clinic, Barrow Valley Retail Park, Sleaty, Co. Carlow
Phone: (087) 678 6796
Damien Sheehan MSc, PG Dip, BSc, CAT, CSCS
Carlow Rehabilitation & Sport Injury Centre
Unit 9a The Tyndall Clinic, Barrow Valley Retail Park, Sleaty, Co. Carlow
Phone: (O86) 299 9572
Lynn Allen, BSc, CAT
17 Church View, Ballyhaise, Co. Cavan
Phone: (086) 353 9088
Patricia O’Donnell, BSc, CAT
26 Fergus Lawn, Tulla Road, Ennis, Co. Clare
Phone: (087) 769 8905
Steven Gilmore, BSc, CAT
Cork City / Fermoy
Facebook: APC – Physio & Sports Clinic
Phone: (02) 53 5015
Caroline Flynn, BSc, CAT
Caroline is a Certified Athletic Therapist with ARTI. She has a wide range of experience, including five months spent in Boston working in a variety of positions including Boston Children’s Hospital, Northeastern University and Emmanuel College.
Caroline has experience working with a wide variety of sports, including Gaelic football, hurling, soccer, rugby, American football, ice hockey, ballet, and Irish dancing. More recently, she has worked with the Bruff RFC underage teams providing care for both training sessions and matches. Caroline has established her own clinic in Glanworth to see her patients, as she is passionate about maximising the rehabilitation of patients.
Phone: (086) 199 0294
Leeanne Mc Inaw, BSc, CAT
Salthill Injury Clinic
Salthill, Mountcharles, Co. Donegal
Phone: (086) 214 3803
David Berry, BSc, CAT
24 Ardgillen Road, Dublin
Phone: (087) 222 6069
Kevin Boyd, BSc, CAT
49A Abbey Park, Baldoyle, Dublin
Phone: (087) 135 1756
Diarmaid Brennan, BSc, CAT
DB Injury Clinic
283a Ballyfermot Road, Ballyfermot, Dublin 10, D10 A274
Having graduated with an Honors Degree in Sports Rehabilitation from IT Carlow, Diarmaid began his career with St Patricks Athletic in the League of Ireland, during which time he completed an MSc in Football Rehabilitation. After his time with St Pats, Diarmaid opened DB Injury Clinic in April 2011. He currently divides his time between the clinic and Leinster Rugby where he works as Senior Rehabilitation Coordinator.
Diarmaid has also lectured at several institutions and worked with various teams in GAA, soccer and Rugby. His sporting background is in GAA where he represented Meath at every level in Hurling up to Senior Inter-County.
Roy Brennan, BSc, CAT
Iveagh Physical Therapy
Aungier St Clinic, 16 Redmond Hill, D02YK19
Phone: (087) 781 1540
Aoife Burke, BSc, CAT
Aoife graduated from Dublin City University in 2011. She has experience both in private practice and working with teams including elite athlete in the FAI, Shamrock Rovers, and Dublin GAA. She is currently pursuing a PhD on the risk factors of running injuries.
Phone: (087) 213 0300
Colm Coughlan, BSc, CAT
17 Drumcondra, Dublin
Phone: (086) 395 7763
Eoin Cremen, BSc, CAT
Biomechanics & Sports Injury Clinic
Seapoint Rugby Club, Kilbogget Park, Churchview Road, Co. Dublin
Phone: (085) 708 0303
Miriam Downey, BSc, CAT
Exwell Medical Healthy Living Centre
Phone: (087) 776 6758
Kevin Feely, MSc, BSc, CAT
Kevin Feely Athletic Therapy
Fit4less gym, Belgard Square West, Tallaght, Dublin 24
Kevin is the head therapist and owner of Kevin Feely Athletic Therapy. Based in Kildare, Kevin graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Athletic Therapy and Training from Dublin City University in 2017 before completing a Master of Science degree in Strength and Conditioning in the Institute of Technology Carlow. He is a certified athletic therapist with ARTI.
Kevin is currently working both as an athletic therapist and strength and conditioning coach with a variety of different teams, including the Kildare minor and U20 hurling and football teams, as well as providing workshops to sports teams and individuals on his two main areas of interest; injury prevention, and injury rehabilitation through strength and conditioning.
Facebook: Kevin Feely Athletic Therapy
Phone: (087) 632 4606
Owen Feeney, BSc, CAT
Owen is the head therapist and owner of Owen Feeney Athletic Therapy, and named author on Fundamental Skill Proficiency in Juvenile Gaelic Games. Owen graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Athletic Therapy and Training from Dublin City University in 2017. He is also a Certified Athletic Therapist with ARTI. Owen is based in Bray, Co. Wicklow, where he has a full-time clinic. Owen also has a pop-up clinic in Ranelagh to accommodate his Dublin based clients.
Phone: (085) 731 5944
Conor Maguire, BSc, CAT
Conor is an athletic therapist with extensive experience in both Ireland and the United States. In Ireland, Conor has worked extensively with many sports such as soccer, GAA, and most notably with an AIL rugby team. In the US, Conor worked alongside top Harvard Medical School professors in Boston Children’s Hospital as well as working with organisations such as Boston Athletics Association, US Figure Skating, Northeastern University (Divison 1: ice hockey) and Emmanuel College (Division 3: soccer, basketball, volleyball, lacrosse, track and field). Conor has played numerous sports at national, international and university level. Therefore, he has a direct insight into the mindset of the athlete and their needs.
Phone: (086) 846 9731
Joanne McCabe, BSc, CAT
McCabes Injury Clinic
5 Belclare Lawns, Poppintree, Dublin
Phone: (086) 328 6478
Karen McCann, BSc, CAT, Dip, M/WOD
KM Injury Clinic
415 Howth Road, Raheny, Dublin 5.
Phone: (086) 267 1270
Joshua Mylan, BSc, CAT
22 Seabury Road, Malahide, Dublin
Phone: (087) 956 9673
Siobhán O’Farrell, BSc, CAT, ATC, NSCA-CSCS
Siobhán graduated in 2016 with a BSc in Athletic Therapy and Training from DCU. She is a certified member of ARTI, and also a BOC certified member of the National Athletic Training Association in the United States. She recently qualified as a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) with the National Strength and Condition Association (NSCA).
Siobhán spent time in the University of Pittsburgh, working with their Div 1 American football and basketball teams, alongside working with Div 3 football and high school football teams.
She is currently head of medical, and strength and conditioning, with Bray Wanderers Academy U13 through to U19s teams, assists with Bray Wanderers first team, and with the Leinster Senior League TEK Utd. men’s and women’s teams. Siobhán is also Head of Physical Development with CNS Academy, a private coaching company dedicated to helping young football players reach their full potential. In this role, she is responsible for ensuring the physical health of the athletes and assessing and treating any injuries they present with, developing a youth strength and conditioning development pathway for younger players, and individual strength and condition programs for aspiring and current League of Ireland players.
Siobhán is also a swimming coach, and a swimming teaching in Newpark Sports Center.
Facebook: Siobhan O’Farrell CAT, ATC
Melissa Parker, BSc, CAT, BASRaT
DB Injury Clinic
Bank House, Ballyfermot Road, Ballyfermot, Dublin 10
Melissa graduated in 2012 with a BSc Hons in Sports Rehabilitation and Athletic Therapy from IT Carlow.
She is a certified member of ARTI and is also a member of BASRaT (British Association of Sports Rehabilitators and Trainers). Since graduating she has been working at DB Injury Clinic where she sees patients privately. She has also been head athletic therapist to the Kildare Ladies GAA team since 2013, where she does pitch side, injury assessment, treatment and rehabilitation with the athletes. She also does cover work for various GAA club teams in Kildare and Dublin.
Phone: (085) 144 0642
Andrew Watson, BSc, CAT
Raglan Sports Medicine
4 Fitzwilliam Square East, Dublin 2
Phone: (01) 661 2180
Aoife Burke, BSc, CAT
Cinn Uisce, Baile Chlair na Gaillimhe, Gaillimh
Phone: (087) 213 0300
Kevin Gavin, BSc, CAT
Rathpeak, Ballinasloe, Galway
Phone: (087) 313 3232
Amy Phelan, BSc, CAT
Curragraigue, Blennerville, Tralee, Kerry
Phone: (086) 868 8879
Shane Fagan, BSc, MSc, CAT, MISCP
Performance Clinic, Celbridge, Co. Kildare
Reflex Physiotherapy, Leixlip, Co. Kildare
Shane graduated with a 1.1 in BSc Athletic Therapy and Training from DCU. He then completed a Masters degree in Physiotherapy from UCD. He is an ARTI Certified Athletic Therapist and Chartered Physiotherapist. He has completed research in the area of hamstring injury prevention in Gaelic football and research in balance, concussion, wearable sensors and injury prevention in Rugby union. He is currently studying to become a certified strength and conditioning specialist (NSCA).
Shane is an ex-professional soccer player and goalkeeper. He has experience working as an athletic therapist in soccer, gaelic football, hurling, rugby and golf. He currently works in private practice in the Performance Clinic, Celbridge and Reflex Physiotherapy, Leixlip. He also currently works as an Athletic Therapist with MU Barnhall RFC, Maynooth University Soccer, Leixlip Senior Gaelic football, Rathcoffey Senior Gaelic football and Confey Senior hurling teams.
Phone: (086) 057 6920
Richie Walsh, BSc, CAT
RW Sports Injury
K Leisure, Green Hills, Athy, Kildare
Phone: (085) 785 5088
Enda Whyte, BSc, CAT
1 Rockfield Close, Maynooth, Kildare
Phone: (086) 402 2428
Aaron Byrne, BSc, CAT
Aaron is currently the CAT with Kilkenny Senior Hurlers, and also with Clara GAA in Co. Kilkenny. He is also a postgraduate researcher pursuing his PhD in Rehabilitative Sciences in IT Carlow.
Phone: (086) 233 1849
Darragh Byrne, BSc, CAT
Darragh graduated with a BSc in Sports Rehabilitation and Athletic Therapy from IT Carlow in 2017. She is currently pursuing her MSc in Physiotherapy full-time in UCC.
Darragh has worked pitch-side with many local Kilkenny teams, especially local GAA and soccer teams.
Facebook: Darragh Byrne- Athletic Therapist
Instagram: Darragh Byrne – Athletic Therapist
Phone: (087) 235 4211
Craig Grehan, BSc, CAT
Roche Injury Clinic
Unit 5, The Village Business Centre, Upper Patrick Street, Kilkenny, R95YA7X
Craig has studied in the field of sports injuries for 6 years prior to gaining his clinical experience. He carried out a 2 year course in Crumlin College qualifying in Sports Massage and Complimentary Therapy. He followed this with a BSc in Sports Rehabilitation and Athletic Therapy IT Carlow.
Since then, he has gone on to work with professional sports teams in Ireland, along with some of Ireland’s top athletes. He is aiming to expand into the area of strength and conditioning in the near future.
Facebook: Roche Injury Clinic
Phone: (056) 770 3790 / (087) 968 1987
Paddy McEvoy, MSc, BSc, CAT, ATC
McEvoy Movement Clinic
TJ Reid Health & Fitness, Cillin Hill, Kilkenny
Phone: (086) 122 5842
Based primarily in Kilkenny
Phone: (087) 354 4824
Tom Quinn, MSc. BSc (Hons), CAT, CSCS
Tom Quinn Sports Medicine
Killamuck, Abbyleix, Laois, R32XY90
Facebook: Tom Quinn Sports Medicine
Phone: (087) 751 5480
Aileen O’Loughlin, BSc, CAT
The Physio Centre Mountmellick,
Unit 4, O’Connell House Studios, O’Connell Square, Mountmellick, Co. Laois, R32 XD39
Aileen has recently qualified from IT Carlow’s BSc in Sports Rehabilitation and Athletic Therapy, graduating Autumn 2019 with a First Class Honours. She is working alongside her sister, Niamh O’Loughlin (also a past graduate of IT Carlow and a qualified acupuncturist), and Alison Holmes (UCD physiotherapy graduate), in their clinic in Mountmellick.
Aileen is a certified member of ARTI. She has a keen interest in the area of rehabilitation and physical activity, and is currently pursuing an Irish Research Council Research Masters through the GAA. Her area of research asks “Does increased education and awareness of physical activity increase adolescent’s participation in physical activity and consequently increase positive well-being? A prospective analytical cohort study to investigate and propose a mechanism to meet a societal need.”
Facebook: The Physio Centre Mountmellick
Phone: (087) 966 1198
Orla Curran, BSc, CAT
Golf Links Road, Castletroy, Limerick
Phone: (083) 864 0600
Kathryn Fahy, BSc, CAT
14 Glenstal Gate, Murroe, Limerick
Phone: 086 335 7494
Sláine Healy, BSc, CAT
Glin, Co. Limerick & Limerick City
Phone: (087) 311 4231
Barry Heffernan, BSc. Sports Rehabilitation, BSc. Sports Science, CAT, CSCS
Limerick Sports Injury Clinic
Delta Sportsdome , Ballysimon Road Limerick
Phone: (087) 795 1294
Craig Reddan, BSc, CAT
Old Cork Road, Limerick
Craig has a level 8 degree in Athletic Rehabilitation Therapy. He operates his clinic out of a gym-based set up in Limerick city. As part of his collegiate placement, he spent 6 months in the United States working with the professional baseball organisation, the Seattle Mariners.
He has worked with teams across many disciplines of sport in Ireland including GAA, soccer, rugby. He is currently working as head therapist with the FAI underage elite centre in Limerick, as well as a Senior AIL club, UL Wolves soccer club and Limerick FC women’s club, who play in the Irish National League.
Facebook: Craig Reddan Sport Injury Rehabilitation
Phone: (085) 150 2251
David Mimnagh, BSc, CAT
Longford, Co. Longford
Facebook: David Mimnagh Training & Therapy
Phone: (087) 617 8947
Shane O’Brien, BSc, CAT
258 Mellifont Park, Drogheda, Louth
Phone: (086) 073 7737
Louise Hynes, BSc, CAT
Seapoint Rd, Termonfeckin, Drogheda, Louth
Phone: (086) 250 6265
Joseph Sweeney, BSc, CAT
32 Longwood, Dublin Road, Drogheda, Louth
Phone: (087) 660 4074
Leona Ryder, BSc, CAT
Kilbridge, Newport, Mayo
Phone: (087) 673 6250
Ciaran Nannery, BSc, CAT
2 Balreask Gardens, Navan, Meath
Phone: (085) 774 7530
Mary Sheridan, BSc, CAT
Beauparc, Navan, Co Meath
Allenstown, Kells, Co Meath
Mary has held a qualification in Sports Rehabilitation and Human Physiology for 11 years. She qualified as a CAT in 2019, and is currently pursuing her APPI qualification, allowing her to expand her practice into providing pilates. She has been running her own practice for 10 years and has recently opened a second practice employing two other qualified certified athletic trainers. Mary also works with the successful Seneschalstown Gaa club, who have won two club championships in the past 10 years.
Mary specializes in musculoskeletal injuries, sports injuries, and match day treatment. She works with hands on treatment, also utilizing electrotherapy, dry needling, taping and strapping. She has worked with patients with varying sporting injuries, such as post ACL reconstruction rehabilitation, marathon runners, iron man athletes, sedentary lower back pain, stroke patients, RTA patients and numerous others.
Phone: (086) 312 8813
Conor Clerkin, BSc, CAT
Monaghan Town, Monaghan
Conor is a qualified Certified Athletic Therapist, graduating from Athlone IT in 2019 with a First Class Honours degree. He has experience working with a variety of sports, including Gaelic football, soccer, hurling, and rugby, and has experience working in a clinical setting.
Conor is passionate in educating his patients about their conditions, and in using exercise asa large part of treatments and rehabilitation.
Phone: (085) 875 9407
Joseph Smyth, BSc, CAT
Joseph graduated in 2019 with a BSc in Sport Rehabilitation and Athletic Therapy from I.T. Carlow. He is a certified member of ARTI and is currently completing a masters degree in Strength and Conditioning.
Joseph is currently works with Offaly Gaa, Clonbulloge and Ballinamere.
Hazel Cooney, BSc, CAT
Corgullion, Kilmore, Carrick on Shannon, Roscommon
Phone: (087) 905 2925
Oliver Milton, BSc, CAT
Lisphelim, Knockcroghery, Roscommon
Phone: (085) 165 9334
Alan Dunne, BSc, CAT
Lislea, Aclare, Sligo
Phone: (087) 268 3305
Ciara Mulrooney, BSc, CAT
Recalibrate Sligo Injury Clinic
12 Sligo Enterprise Center, Strandhill, Sligo
Ciara qualified with a BSc in Athletic Therapy and Training from DCU. She is currently pursuing a MSc in Sports and Exercise Medicine from Trinity College Dublin.
Facebook: Recalibrate – Sligo Injury Clinic
Phone: (087) 971 9094
Dáire O’Regan, BSc, CAT
Kilglass, Enniscrone, Co. Sligo
Dáire qualified as a Certified Athletic Therapist in 2019, graduating with a 2.1 in Athletic and Rehabilitation Therapy from AIT. He has experience working with a variety of sports, such as Gaelic football, basketball, rugby, and soccer. Dáire also gained experience working in the United States, having spent 4 months working in Saint Louis University, Missouri, and in surrounding local high schools.
Phone: (085) 788 3710
Ciara Cummins, BSc, CAT
Ciara graduated with a 1.1 in BSc. Athletic Training and Therapy from DCU. She is currently pursuing a Masters in Physiotherapy in UCD. Ciara has experience working both nationally and internationally with teams in various disciplines including GAA, Rugby, Tennis and Athletics.
Phone: (089) 204 6301
Michael Quilligan, BSc, CAT
Michael recently graduated from DCU with a 2.1 Honors degree in BSc. Athletic Therapy and Training. He has a particular interest in GAA and has competed for his club for over 6 years. He also has a keen interest in athletics and has had the opportunity to work and compete internationally.
Phone: (087) 975 9326
Claire Shelly, BSc, CAT
Templetuohy, Thurles, Co. Tipperary
Claire graduated from IT Carlow with a BSc in Physiology and Rehabilitation (Hons). Alongside maintaining her Emergency First Responder qualification with PHECC, she also carries out pitch-side care with various teams.
Claire’s areas of interest include musculoskeletal injury assessment, and the diagnosis and rehabilitation of injuries. She is also very interested in educating patients to help them achieve the best results.
David Power, BSc, CAT
Cullen Castle, Tramore, Waterford
Niamh Fallon, BSc, CAT
Garthy, Castletown Geoghegan, Mullingar, Westmeath
Phone: (086) 191 6883
Paul Berry, BSc, CAT
Berry Sport Medicine Centre
Adamstown, Enniscorty, Wexford
Phone: (053) 924 0497
Nigel Fitzharris, BSc, CAT
Killowen, Newross, Wexford
Phone: (087) 229 6824
Ben Hunt, MSc, BSc, CAT
Ardcavan, Wexford Town
Ben holds a BSc (Hons) degree in Sports Rehabilitation and Athletic Therapy, and is a certified athletic therapist. He has also completed an MS by research on Concussion and Ophthalmology, during which he presented his research at numerous national and international conferences.
Ben has spent time working at the sports medicine department in Stanford University, California where he gained valuable experience working with Olympic and elite athletes. He is currently based in Wexford Town, and works with the Wexford Ladies Gaelic Football Team, and is a member of the Wexford GAA Athletic Development Team, working in a strength and conditioning role. He also works with international athletes and gymnasts.
Phone: (087) 673 1211
Aaron Lacey, BSc, CAT
Clonard Road, Wexford Town, Wexford
Cian O’Toole, BSc, CAT
O’Toole Injury & Rehabilitation Clinic
Unit 10F, Gorey Business Park, Co. Wexford
Facebook: Cian O’Toole
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Phone: (087) 765 3180
Ciarán Pender, BSc, CAT
Kiltealy, Enniscorthy, Co. Wexford
Ciarán is a certified athletic therapist with an honours degree in Athletic Therapy and Training from Dublin City University.
Ciaran has experience working with elite level college football and gymnastics teams in the United States, and with GAA and soccer clubs in Ireland. He provides services that include injury diagnosis, rehabilitation plans and match cover.
Mobile: (086) 225 1357
Pat Quigley, BSc, CAT
Pat Quigley Injury and Rehabilitation Clinic
Knockmarshal, Enniscorthy, Co. Wexford
Pat is a Certified Athletic Therapist, having qualified from I.T. Carlow in 2017 with a 2.1 Honours degree in Sports Rehabilitation and Athletic Therapy. Since qualifying, he has pursued further study and has completed a Diploma in Personal Training and Strength and Conditioning. He is currently studying to become a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) with the NSCA.
Pat set up his own private practice in 2017, based just outside Enniscorthy. The clinic has a treatment room, where hands-on assessments and hands-on treatments are the focus. The clinic has a dedicated Strength and Conditioning room which is used for rehabilitation when returning from injury. The clinic also has a recovery room, featuring the Normatec Compression Recovery System. This recovery facility is widely used by both club and county GAA players, as well as recreational athletes of all abilities.
Pat is actively involved with a number of local GAA club teams. He was the CAT with the Bunclody Intermediate football team, as they won the country championship in 2019. Pat was also CAT for the Wexford Minor Hurling team for the 2017/18 season, and the 2018/19 season when they won the Leinster Hurling Title. He is currently CAT for the Wexford U20 hurling team.
Phone: (087) 7832 076
Luke Gibbons, BSc, CAT
Shoreline Leisure, Sourthern Cross Road, Bray, Wicklow
Phone: (086) 192 4347
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Phone: +177 82 23 3829
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