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Orthotics

  Orthotics are individually prescribed insoles for your shoes that will help support your foot and leg. They can be orthotics that are prefabricated and off the shelf  or they can be a customised device made from a cast of … Continue reading

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The Benefits of swimming

Swimming is an exercise that I recommend time and time again at the clinic.  Due to the low impact nature of swimming and that you will be in a heated pool, it is great for all my patients with pain, … Continue reading

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Sciatica

Sciatica is a commonly treated condition at the physio clinic.  It is pain of the nerve (sciatic nerve) that runs from the lower spine (lumbar spine) down to the foot.  It can present as pain anywhere along the route of … Continue reading

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Meet The Team – Carrie

CARRIE CURLEY Pilates Instructor & Personal Trainer.                                                Carrie is a graduate of Athlone Institute of Technology; she holds … Continue reading

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Meet The Team – Gerard

GERARD CORCORAN BSc (Hons) Physio, MISCP                                               Gerard is a sports fanatic from County Tipperary. He completed a BSc in Physiotherapy in University … Continue reading

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Meet The Team – Amie

AMIE WELD BSc (Hons) Physio, MISCP                                                                    Amie qualified … Continue reading

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Meet The Team – Avril

AVRIL BARRETT MSc, BSc Physio, MISCP.                                                               Avril graduated from UCD with an … Continue reading

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Whiplash

Whiplash is quite a commonly seen injury at Motion Physio Clinic, Prosperous.  It occurs due to a sudden acceleration and deceleration of the neck causing rapid movement of the body.  It is usually due to a motor vehicle accident, but … Continue reading

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What is Chartered Physiotherapy?

A Chartered Physiotherapist is a university graduate with hospital-based training who has comprehensive knowledge of how the body works, along with specialist training in the diagnosis and treatment of muscle and joint pain. When you choose a physiotherapist who is … Continue reading

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Achilles Tendonitis

The achilles tendon is located at the back of the ankle joint.  This tendon is a fibrous band that is at the end of each of our muscles to attach them to a bone.  In the case of the achilles … Continue reading

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