Michael Gallagher - Chartered Physiotherapist

Irish trained - graduate with first class honours - University College Dublin. Extensive hospital and private experience at Blackrock Clinic, O 'Neil Sports Clinic as well as the Mater, St. James' and St. Vincent's Hospitals. Post-graduate training in spinal treatment, biomechanical evaluation, ergonomic assessment and orthotic prescription. Founder of Knocknacarra Physiotherapy in 2000 which evolved to Baily Point Physiotherapy in 2007. Michael enjoys living in Galway with his wife, Niamh and his three young children. Personal interests include running, golf and sailing.  

 

Darcy Noel - Chartered Physiotherapist

New Zealand trained - 2006 graduate. Graduate of Auckland University of Technology. Clinical experience as sports physiotherapist in a private practice in New Zealand. Post graduate training in manual therapy, strapping and pilates. Personal interests include music, cooking and travel.

 

Diarmuid Diviney - Chartered Physiotherapist

Irish trained - graduate of University of Limerick 2009. Diarmuid has worked in private practice and hospital settings in Australia, New Zealand and Ireland. Post graduate training in Vestibular Rehabilitation (Vertigo) He has a keen interest in GAA and has previously worked with Clare under 21 Hurling team.

 

Maria Keane - Chartered Physiotherapist

Irish Trained - graduate of University College Dublin 2013. Maria has worked in private practice in both Ireland & New Zealand. She has gained vast experience in Pilates rehabilitation for chronic low back pain, treating cleints post surgery for shoulders, backs & hips. Post graduate training in Dry Needling, Mulligan Concepts Pilates and Vestibular Rehabilitation (Vertigo). Personal intetests include fitness, travel and cooking.

 

Norah Kyne - Chartered Physiotherapist

Irish trained - graduate of University College Dublin. Norah has  worked in the acute hospital environment of UHG where she was physiotherapy manager until 2016. She has worked in the US and with the Red Cross in Armenia. Her main area of clinical expertise is the management of lymphoedema and has post graduate qualifications including Combined Decongestive Therapy(CDT) which is the recommended standard in lymphoedma treatment. Training for this included time spent in the recognised Vodder School in Austria and the Foldi Clinic in Germany. Personal interests include walking, choral singing and travel.

 Debbie Fallows - Chartered Physiotherapist

Irish trained - graduate of University of Ulster. Debbie has 17 years experience leading the Physiotherapy team in the Obstetrics & Gynaecology Dept at UHG. She works with men, women & children  treating pelvic floor related isssues such as bladder or bowel control, prolapse or pelvic pain. Debbie loves working with women during pregnancy and in the post natal period. She has a growing interest in treating childhood continence issues including bed wetting and constipation.

 Una Ni Mhainin - Chartered Physiotherapist

Irish trained - graduate of University of Limerick 2007. Una has worked in private practice & hospital setting both here in Ireland as well as Australia and New Zealand. She has extensive experience working with teams including Rugby Union & AFL in Australia and local GAA in Ireland. She has a keen interest in Pilates, maunal therapy, vestibular rehabilitation (Vertigo) and Dry Needling. 

 

Geraldine O Reilly - Chartered Physiotherapist/ Licensed Acupuncturist

Irish trained - graduate of University College Dublin. Worked in both Merlin Park hospital and Bon Secour where she was physiotherapy manager until Jan 2018. Geraldine specialises in Women's Health, Acupuncture and acute neck/back injuries. She has a special interest in the treatment of Urge Incontinence where she combines acupuncture with physiotherapy techniques. Her personal interests include playing golf & bridge. She is a former president of Oughterard Golf Club.

 

 

Deirdre Kelly - Chartered Physiotherapist

Irish trained - 1988 graduate - University College Dublin. Extensive hospital and private practice in Canada, Galway, Cork and Beaumount Hospital. Post graduate training in Acupuncture, manual therapy, muscle energy technique. Deirdre lives in Galway with her husband and children. Personal interests include walking, travel, scouting, cooking and family.

 

Cait McNamara - Chartered Physiotherapist

Irish trained - University of Limerick. Qualified DMA Pilates Instructor. Pilates instructor for all beginners and intermediate courses carried out by Baily Point. Personal interests include keeping fit and spending time with her husband and children.

 

 

Careers

 

If you are interested in a career at Baily Point Physiotherapy Clinic please submit your CV to info@galwayphysio.ie or by post to Baily Point Physiotherapy Clinic, Baily Point, Salthill, Galway.

If you have any queries contact Liz/Anna on 091 589696.

  

 

 

 

"Yet this is health: To have a body functioning so perfectly that when its few simple needs are met it never calls attention to its own existence"... Bertha Stewart Dyment