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SHOCKWAVE THERAPY

Carbery Chartered Physiotherapy are delighted to announce the availability of Shockwave Therapy in our clinic. All of our Chartered Physiotherapists have undergone additional training and are experts in pain management and mobility restoration with the use of Shockwave Therapy. WHAT

Shoulder Pain

Shoulder pain affects 15-20% of adults in Europe, with increasing likelihood in those of advancing age. Shoulder pain typically is associated with high levels of chronicity (longer than 12 weeks) and disability (unable to fully carry out normal daily activities). People who suffer with shoulder pain will often be diagnosed

Foam Rolling – To Roll or Not to Roll?

Foam rolling is a self-myofascial release (SMR) technique that is used by athletes and physiotherapists to inhibit overactive muscles. Myofascial release is a soft tissue therapy for the treatment of skeletal muscle immobility and pain. A foam roller is used to supplement the work of a deep tissue specialist; such

Hip and Groin Seminars.

Staff at Carbery Physiotherapy attended two seminars recently on Hip and Groin pain. The first was titled “Hip and Groin Pain-from research to practice”, presented by Dr. Helen French & Mr. Enda King. The second was “The 3rd Hip and Groin Sports Injury Symposium” held in the Whitfield Clinic in

‘GAA 15’ Injury Prevention/Warm Up Programme.

The GAA in association with Salaso have released a warm up/injury prevention programme called the 'GAA 15' Injury Prevention Programme. Here at Carbery Physiotherapy we find this a useful resource and feedback from our teams and patients have been very positive. The selected injury prevention intervention is based on programmes

Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Seminar – Return to Play after ACL Reconstruction in athletes.

I recently attended a Seminar on Return to Play after Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Reconstruction in athletes. Speakers on the day were Mr. Declan Bowler, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon at the Mater Private Hospital in Cork, and Dr. Phil Glasgow, Head of Sport’s Medicine at the Sports Institute of Northern Ireland.