BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy, MSc (Sports Physiotherapy), MISCP
Aileen Flynn is a Clinical Specialist in Musculoskeletal Care in Beacon Hospital. She graduated from Trinity College Dublin in 1999 with honours and received a Master’s in Sports Physiotherapy from UCD in 2005. She has 18 years of experience working in a variety of areas ranging from sports rehab, orthopaedics, neurosurgical rehab, rheumatology, and acute accident and emergency caseloads. Aileen’s areas of interest are spinal pain and rehabilitation, shoulder rehabilitation, sports rehab and biomechanics. She has worked closely with elite sports teams throughout her years spent as the team physiotherapist to the UCD rugby 1st XV and her work in private practice with the Irish U19 Rugby team. She is a very progressive and dynamic physiotherapist.
Aileen has developed her skills in the area of acupuncture, dry needling, Pilates and biomechanical gait scan analysis which she incorporates into her patient care in Beacon Hospital. She is a keen Triathlete and has first-hand experience in the best methods of injury prevention and biomechanics of movement in swimming, cycling and running.
She is the 2014 National Middle Distance Triathlon Champion and competes internationally at Ironman and half ironman distance events where she has won her age group and competed on a par with the professionals of the sport.
Watch Aileen demonstrate how you can relieve jaw pain using simple massage techniques.