Deirdre Keena graduated from UCD with a B.Physio Hons degree in 2000, has worked in private practice since 2004, having previously worked in Beaumont Hospital.
From graduating in 2000 she commenced working in Beaumont Hospital, here she worked in all areas of physiotherapy; to include in-patient and out-patient orthopaedic surgical procedures, neurology, neurosurgery, respiratory, care of elderly, hydrotherapy, A & E, women’s health, rheumatology & GP referral system.
She commenced working in Carysfort Clinic in 2005 & is a partner in Carysfort Physiotherapy Clinic. As a multidisciplinary clinic the practice emphasis is on quality of care, as our paramount.
Since graduating in 2000, Deirdre’s post graduate studies include; manual therapy of treatment of neck, thoracic and lumber spine, orthotic assessment, sports injuries, women’s health, vestibular rehabilitation, myofascial release techniques, cranio-sacral therapy, soft tissue treatment (muscle, ligament, tendons), pilates training, lymphodema treatment & dry needling.
Deirdre specialises in treatment of the neck (cervical spine), referred nerve symptoms (pain, pins & needles, numbness) into arm and hand, and those with tennis elbow. She also treats symptoms such as headaches, shoulder, jaw and other unusual symptom’s associated with the neck.
Deirdre is also a keen sailor in Dun Laoighre with the highly competitive thursday and Saturday DBSC (Dublin Bay Racing Series) and gym goer and when time allows, tennis and golf.