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Certified Athletic Therapist & Chartered Physiotherapist

Andrew Watson

BSc (Sports Rehab) BSc (Physio) MSc (Sports Med) CAT CSCS MISCP MCPSEM

Andrew is the owner and lead practitioner of Raglan Sports Medicine. A Certified Athletic Therapist (CAT) 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. Andrew is also a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) with the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA). He is a Titlelist Performance Institute (TPI) certified medical professional and specialises in 3D motion analysis of the golf swing.


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 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.


Melissa is a graduate of the BSc Sports Rehabilitation & Athletic Therapy program in SETU and a Certified Athletic Therapist (CAT) with ARTI. She joined Raglan Sports Medicine in 2023 after completing her internship and quickly established herself being appointed as the Certified Athletic Therapist to the Irish High Performance Swimming Panel, working to assist the top athletes in the country. A native of Dublin, she has a keen interest in sports injuries and is working towards her APPI certification in Pilates to further enhance her patient care. 

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