Specialist Sports & Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist, Pilates teacher
- BSc (Hons) in physiotherapy
- Over 6 years clinical experience
- Physiotherapist for Mavericks Netball Youth Squad and Tabard RFC
- Special interest in sports injuries and functional rehabilitation
- Qualified Level 3 APPI Pilates Instructor
Niamh qualified as a physiotherapist in 2009 with a BSc (Hons) from Manchester Metropolitan University. During her studies she was awarded the MMU 2nd year sports physiotherapy prize providing her an opportunity to observe and assist physiotherapists at Gloucester RFC. After studying, she spent time in a research role in University College Dublin gaining knowledge and skills in robust research methods in both clinical and sport settings.
Since qualifying Niamh has gained experience working in NHS hospitals as well as pursuing additional experience in sports physiotherapy, particularly rugby. She has worked with Tabard Rugby Football Club over three seasons and before that assisted at Saracens Ladies. Niamh is also the Lead Physiotherapist for Mavericks Youth Netball Squad.
Niamh enjoys treating patients with a variety of injuries, acute or chronic working toward individual goals using a holistic approach. Niamh is passionate about individualised, functional rehab and injury prevention. Niamh has recently started her MSc in Sports physiotherapy at the University of Bath and is currently working toward Bronze level accreditation with the ACPSEM.
Niamh has a background in competitive athletics – sprinting as a youth – and now enjoys long distance running, yoga, Pilates and swimming.