BSc. (Hons) Physiotherapy, MISCP
Petra graduated with an honours degree in Physiotherapy from University College Dublin in 2015. Her undergraduate dissertation investigated “General Practitioners Management of Non-Specific Low Back Pain in the Irish Primary Care Setting” was accepted for presentation in Vienna at the Conference of Pain, 2015. Since graduating, she worked in Our Ladies Hospice, Harold’s Cross in Care of the Elderly, in the Community rehab Unit, as well as gaining some palliative care experience.
Petra joined the Beacon Hospital in 2016 as a rotational Staff Grade in the In Patient team, linking in between Orthopaedics, Cardio Respiratory and Oncology services. Petra has a particular interest in Rehabilitation and is involved in patient education prior to Total Knee Replacement and Total Hip Replacement.