Andrew Watson Certified Athletic Therapist & Chartered Physiotherapist
BSc (Sports Rehab) BSc (Physio) MSc (Sports Med) GSR ARTC CSCS MISCP
Andrew is the owner and lead practitioner of Raglan Sports Medicine. A Certified Athletic Therapist with Athletic Rehabilitation Therapy Ireland (ARTI) and Chartered Physiotherapist with the Irish Society of Chartered Physiotherapists (ISCP), he previously worked as a rehabilitation specialist with Dr Conor P. O’Brien, Consultant Neurophysiologist and Physician in Sports and Exercise Medicine, at the Raglan Clinic.
He graduated with honours from a BSc Sports and Exercise Rehabilitation degree in IT Carlow after completing his internship in Texas A&M University in College Station, USA. He has also obtained a second primary degree in Physiotherapy from University College Dublin. He received his MSc in Sports and Exercise Medicine from the University of Glasgow under the tutelage of Prof. Stuart Hillis, renowned cardiologist and expert in sports medicine, in 2011. Andrew is also a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) with the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) and an accredited member of BASRaT. In 2012, Andrew became one of the first Athletic Therapists in the country to be accredited by the Irish Sports Council and accepted on to the High Performance Panel of Performance Sports Services.
He has experience treating and training people from all walks of life including several athletes who competed in the Beijing Olympics in 2008. Previously a keen rugby player, he has remained heavily involved in the sport and has been the Head of Physiotherapy to Suttonians RFC since 2010 along with consulting for other sports teams in Dublin. Andrew is constantly educating himself in the latest research and techniques in order to pass on the best quality treatment to his patients. This has led him to introduce therapies into Ireland and produce peer-reviewed literature on its efficacy.
Redmond Clancy Chartered Physiotherapist
BSc (Physio) CF Lv1 MISCP
Redmond is the newest addition to our team at Raglan Sports Medicine. Redmond graduated with an honours BSc degree in Physiotherapy from University College Dublin in 2015 and is an active member of the Irish Society of Chartered Physiotherapists (ISCP). During the course of his undergraduate training he assessed and treated people from all walks of life in the departments of orthopaedics, respiratory, neurology and paediatrics. Having a diverse athletic background in rugby, soccer, triathlon and surfing Redmond has developed a special interest in sports medicine, musculoskeletal rehabilitation along with strength and conditioning. Having played rugby from a young age Redmond is now an active member of Suttonians RFC therapy team treating senior and minor teams alongside providing pitch side care.
Redmond has written research concerning the efficacy of low back pain treatment in Ireland and believes keeping up to date with the literature and best practice guidelines allows him to provide the best care for his patients.
Paul McDonnell NMT
Paul is a qualified Neuromuscular Therapist. A former competitive rower and triathlete, he has a keen understanding of the stresses competitive sport has on the body and the key role soft tissue therapy plays on restoring function and improving performance. He has a strong rapport with his patients and has been an in demand therapist for many years to runners and triathletes of all levels
To book an appointment with Paul, please call