The Premier Chartered Physiotherapy & Sports Injuries Practice in South Dublin
Modern, purpose built treatment rooms and dedicated customer parking
Established since 2004
Open 6 Days a week: Mon to Fri 8am - 8pm & Sat 10am to 1pm
+353 1 2137000 info@totalphysio.ie31 Sandyford Office Park

Jenny Branigan

MSc (Sports & Exercise Medicine)
BSc (Physiotherapy), MISCP
Certified STOTT Pilates Instructor

Jenny Branigan is a graduate of physiotherapy from UCD (2000) and achieved 1st Class Honours in her Masters in Sports Medicine from Trinity College Dublin in 2002. Jenny received a Graduate Certificate in Orthopaedic Manual Therapy from Curtin University in Perth, Australia (2005). Jenny was awarded her Level 3 Accreditation in Sports Physiotherapy from the ISCP in 2010 in recognition of her high level of postgraduate education and experience in this area. Jenny is also a certified STOTT Pilates Instructor (2007) and trained in the use of Dry Needling.

Jenny has featured repeatedly in the media. Jenny was the regular Physiotherapist on the Mooney Show on RTE Radio 1 for many years, discussing common injuries and even hosted a full show on Low Back Pain. Jenny has appeared on the Marian Finucane Show's Ask the Expert feature on numerous occasions. Jenny appeared on Morning Ireland and on the Pat Kenny show on Newstalk as spokesperson for the Irish Society of Chartered Physiotherapists (ISCP) for their World Physiotherapy Day campaign. She has had numerous articles printed in the Irish Times, Irish Independent, Irish Examiner, and the Irish Runner magazine. Jenny is the physiotherapy expert for Maternity & Infant magazine, and online on www.runireland.com and www.MummyPages.ie

Jenny has extensive experience as a sports physiotherapist working in the high paced and pressurised environment of team sport. She worked with the FAI from 2006 - 2017 and was Team Physiotherapist to the Irish Women's National Team. Before that she was lead Physiotherapist for Trinity College Rugby (DUFC) Senior team in the AIL for 5 years. Jenny started out as team physiotherapist with hockey teams at Collegiate (UCD), Interprovincial (Leinster) and International level (Irish U16, 18 boys, U21 women). During her career Jenny has accompanied teams to France, Spain, Portugal, Holland, Italy, Germany, Slovakia, Austria, Croatia, Slovenia, Serbia, Montenegro, Finland, Sweden, Cyprus, New York, California, Florida, and North Carolina.

Jenny led a group of 500 physiotherapists as Chairperson of the Chartered Physiotherapists in Sports and Exercise Medicine clinial interest group (CPSEM). She was also Chairperson and a founding member of the Accreditation Committee which successfully developed the Irish Society of Chartered Physiotherapist’s Accreditation system, for Physiotherapists working in Elite Sport.

Jenny lectured at UCD on the undergraduate physiotherapy programme for the past 2 years. In January 2018 Jenny was appointed by the Minister for Health to the Physiotherapists Registrations Board at CORU.