We are always happy to welcome people of all generations to our clinic in Cork City. We do our best to inspire people to make positive changes to their health and lifestyle. Our highly qualified and experienced practitioners use world-leading techniques (including the best of chiropractic and physiotherapy) to ensure the swift and effective resolution of both acute and chronic conditions.
All members of the team will take the time to listen to you and offer affordable and practical solutions to your problems. Please contact us today should you have any questions!
BSc. (Hons) Sports & Exercise Rehabilitation,
Deborah, our resident Physiotherapist & Sports Rehabilitator, is a native of Mitchelstown, Co. Cork.
Deborah qualified in 2009 with a BSc Honours degree in Sports & Exercise Rehabilitation. As part of this degree, Deborah undertook four months of work experience in Philadelphia, where she worked with a variety of elite university athletes and as a result has gained extensive experience in diagnosing, treating and managing a wide range of complaints. Before coming to work in Cork she completed a two years Masters Degree in Physiotherapy and is now a registered member of The Irish Society of Chartered Physiotherapists. The Masters enabled Deborah to gain a wider understanding of the complaints within the general population ranging from children to the elderly.
Deborah herself has a keen interest in sports, having previously played both ladies football and camogie with her local club. In the last number of years, Deborah has taken to running and has now completed over 10 half marathons as well as 3 full marathons to day. She also had the fortune of competing internationally in gymnastics as a member of the Irish Youth Gymnastics team.
Deborah has strong beliefs in patient education and uses a mixture of hands-on and self- management approaches to care. She has a passion for rehabilitation and is very pro-active in her approach to injury rehabilitation and prevention. She uses a combination of manual techniques, pilates, neural mobilisation, deep tissue massage and trigger point therapy to treat a wide variety of complaints. Deborah is also certified in Kinesiotaping for acute swelling and injury management and sports specific enhancement.
BSc. (Hons) Physiotherapy, MISCP
Denise graduated from the University of Limerick in 2011 with a BSc (Hons) degree in Physiotherapy. She is a registered member of the Irish Society of Chartered Physiotherapists.
In 2012, Denise began working in an acute hospital in Singapore. During her 2 years here, she worked in the hospital setting, completing rotations in areas such as Neurology/Gerontology, Respiratory/ICU, Orthopaedics and Musculoskeletal/Outpatients. During this time, she acquired experience in diagnosing, treating and managing a variety of conditions such as sports injuries, whiplash, repetitive strain, arthritis, fibromyalgia, plantar fasciitis, post-operative rehabilitation, stroke rehabilitation, neurological disorders, and chronic pain. It was here that her interest in Pilates and rehabilitation really sparked.
Since her return to Ireland in 2014, Denise has worked within the HSE with both adults and paediatrics presenting with a variety of musculoskeletal, orthopaedic and neurological injuries. She has also continued to work within a private practice setting and teaching Pilates for beginner and intermediate clients. Denise has also worked as a community physiotherapist with Multiple Sclerosis Ireland, designing and instructing individual and group exercise and hydrotherapy classes, as well as working closely with her local GAA and rugby team.
Denise herself has a strong sporting interest, where she continues to play ladies football with her local club, and continues to complete regular 10km and 21km road races. In 2014, she completed her first full marathon. Denise has strong beliefs in patient education and uses a mixture of hands-on and self- management approaches to care.
Denise is fully committed to providing the most advanced and up to date patient centred care for her clients. She uses a combination of manual techniques, pilates, neural mobilisation, deep tissue massage and trigger point therapy to treat a wide variety of complaints. She is keen to keep up-skilling and to continue her professional development. Denise is a qualified APPI Pilates instructor and has experience in running classes for clients with low back pain, SIJ dysfunction and core instability. She has also conducted pre and post-natal pilates classes. She has a keen interest in playing sports - running, gym and playing camogie for Naas GAA club.
BSc. (Hons) Physiotherapy, MISCP
Louise qualified with a BSc (Hons) Degree in Physiotherapy from University College Dublin and has full membership of the Irish Society of Chartered Physiotherapists. Since qualification, she has worked in Private Practice and primary care in both Kilkenny, Waterford and Cork gaining extensive experience in the management of musculoskeletal disorders and sports injuries rehabilitation.
She has maintained a strong commitment to continuing professional development and has undertaken further study in peripheral and spinal musculoskeletal conditions. She has also gained certification in trigger point dry needling, dynamic taping and the prescription of orthotic devices. She has completed pitch-side sports injury intervention and first aid courses and has worked with sports teams at both club and national level.