Chartered Physiotherapists — Here to meet your rehabilitation needs
Clinical Specialist Physiotherapist
The clinic owner James Carolan gained a degrees in Sports Science and Health in DCU in 2004 and went on to complete a Masters in Physiotherapy in Belfast. James progressed his education further by completing a Masters in Sports Physiotherapy in the renowned Curtin University in Western Australia.
James has worked with a variety of athletes and teams over his 11 years as a Chartered Physiotherapist. He has worked with Australian international swimmers, water-polo and judo players. He was involved with the last 2 international rules tours in Australia as a physiotherapist. James also worked UNSW Rugby and AFL Clubs. He gained professional sports experience by completing is Masters internship with Western Force Rugby Club. Since he returned to Ireland in 2014 he has been the Head Physiotherapist for the Kildare Gaelic football Team.
Over the past 2 and a half years he has worked as a Clinical Specialist Physiotherapist in Back and Neck Pain at the Sports Surgery Clinic in Santry, North Dublin. He continues to keep his link with the Sports Surgery Clinic by working in a part-time role with Mr Michael Kelleher Consultant Neurosurgeon.
James prides himself on educating people about their injuries and enabling people to manage their problems in a timely and self-sufficient manner.
· BSc Athletic Therapy & Training
· MSc Physiotherapy
· Member of the Irish Society of Chartered Physiotherapists & CORU Registered
Philip earned his degree in physiotherapy from Ulster University in 2013, prior to this he graduated in the specialist sports musculoskeletal course, Athletic Therapy and Training from Dublin City University.
He began his career working in private practice in greater London developing skills in manual therapy and biomechanics assessments, before moving on to various NHS rotations in the areas of orthopaedics and neurology.
He then moved to the USA where he expanded his knowledge by working with musculoskeletal patients in Chicago, Illinois. Through various additional roles, he has also gained experience working with sports teams throughout Ireland and the USA, and healthcare technology like virtual reality and telehealth.
Philip has special interest in rehabilitation and exercise-based interventions, as well as gait analysis, running injuries and foot and ankle conditions.