MALAHIDE PHYSIOTHERAPY CLINIC

Look after your Body

MALAHIDE PHYSIOTHERAPY CLINIC

2 Castle Terrace, Malahide, Co. Dublin. (Opposite Train Station).

PH: 01-8451222

ESTABLISHED 1998

Longest established practice in Malahide 

  • Proprieter: Darina Thomas B.Sc.(Physio), MISCP. Chartered Physiotherapist.

 At MALAHIDE PHYSIOTHERAPY CLINIC we specialize in easing your pain and getting you on the road to recover as soon as possible.

Our aim is to manage your pain and address deficits in movement and function of joints and muscles to allow you to return to full health and fitness.

We offer a comprehensive and detailed assessment resulting in a prompt and accurate diagnosiis. Following this we will TREAT, CURE and PREVENT  recurrence of your injury, maximizing your outcome.

 DON"T JUST GET TREATED - GET CURED

Member of Irish Society of Chartered Physiotherapists 

                           

 

WHAT DO WE TREAT?

 

SPORTS INJURIES :

We treat a wide range of Sports injuries and athletes from the weekend warrior to the elite athlete, treating such conditions as :

  • Sprains, Strains, Dislocations, tears, tendinitis, tendinopathy.
  • Rehab post surgery : ACL Reconsctruction, Rotator Cuff Repair, Shoulder Stabilization.
  • Tennis Elbow,Golfer"s Elbow.
  • Sports Screening
  • Stretching and Core Stability Exercise Programmes.
  • Sports Strapping / Taping 

 

SPINAL :

  • Back and Neck Pain 
  • Whiplash
  • Headaches
  • Sciatica
  • Disc Problems
  • Repetitive Strain injury

 

ORTHOPAEDICS :

  • Rehab post Fracture
  • Rehab post Joint replacement
  • Frozen Shoulder

  

RHEUMATOLOGY :

  • Osteoarthritis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Fibromyalgia

 

FEET :

  • Biomechanical Evaluation and prescription of both customized and pre-fabricated Orthotics.
  • Plantar Fascitis
  • Shin Splints
  • Metatarsalgia.

 

PROFILE: 

Darina qualified from Trinity College Dublin in 1988 with a first class honours degree in Physiotherapy. She commenced work in the Physiotherapy Dept in Beaumont Hospital gaining experience in the areas of:

  • Orthopaedics
  • Rhuematology
  • Neurology
  • Care of the Elderly
  • Respiratory Medecine

She ultimately managed the Out-patient Physiotherapy Department for five years, specialising in the treatment of musculo skeletal and sports injuries. During this time she completed numerous post graduate courses in manual therapy and manipulation. She worked part time in a number of leading private practices in Dublin before establishing MALAHIDE PHYSIOTHERAPY CLINIC in 1998 .

Over the years Darina has gained extensive practical sports medicine experience having worked with a large variety of sports teams and athletes at both ameteur and elite level. Most notable she worked with:

Leinster Junior Rugby Team

Blackrock RFC

Lansdowne RFC

Irish Olympic cycling team

St. Sylvesters GAA

 

Approved by all major health insurers and fees and tax deductable via MED 1.