How can Physiotherapy help you?

With almost a decade of experience working in a variety of human physiotherapy settings - including the emergency department setting, the acute public hospital, sub-acute public and private rehabilitation, community based rehabilitation as well as in the private practice setting. Eilís has over a decade of experience in managing a broad range of conditions affecting both owners and riders, with valuable experience in managing many conditions, including rehabilitation following surgery, musculoskeletal injury, neurological conditions, cardiorespiratory conditions, pre and post- natal physiotherapy as well as physiotherapy for the older person.


 

The Head and Neck

  • Vestibular conditions
  • Headaches
  • Neck pain and dysfunction due to osteoarthritis, strain, spasm, whiplash, postural related issues and symptoms related to disc issues
  • Upper limb pain referred from the neck
  • Temporomandibular joint dysfunction 

 The Shoulder

  • Adhesive capsulitis
  • Rotator cuff injury
  • Upper limb fracture
  • Post-surgery
  • Tendinopathy, tendon calcification and bursitis
  • Shoulder subluxation or dislocation
  • Shoulder muscle strains

Limb assessment

Limb assessment

The Upper Limb

  • Tennis elbow
  • Golfers elbow
  • Post-surgery
  • Fracture management
  • Wrist injury
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • De Quervain’s tenosynovitis

The Thoracic Spine

  • Postural related issues
  • Disc injuries
  • Facet joint pain
  • Rib injury
  • Muscle strain
  • Myofascial pain
  • Thoracic Outlet Syndrome

The Lumbar Spine and Pelvis

  • Acute, sub-acute and chronic low back pain
  • Lumbar disc injury
  • Leg pain referred from the lumbar spine
  • Muscle strain or myofascial pain
  • Sacroiliac joint dysfunction
  • Pelvic pain – pre and post-natal
  • Continence and pelvic floor strengthening

The Hip

  • Muscle strain or myofascial pain
  • Femoro-acetabular Impingement syndrome
  • Tendinopathy and bursitis
  • Post-surgery – Hip Arthroplasty or Total Hip Replacement
  • Iliotibial band syndrome

The Knee

  • Muscle and tendon injury
  • Tendinopathy
  • Patellofemoral pain syndrome
  • Meniscal or ligament injury
  • Post-surgery: Knee Arthroplasty, ACL reconstruction, Total Knee Replacement

The Lower Limb, Foot and Ankle

  • Shin splints
  • Tendinopathy
  • Ankle ligament sprains
  • Fracture management
  • Plantar fasciitis
  • Post- surgery

 


Horse & Rider Team

Rider Specific Physiotherapy

Treatment Modalities