Gerard Tyrrell MISCP
Gerard is a Chartered Physiotherapist with membership of the Irish Society of Chartered Physiotherapists. He graduated from St Mary’s University Twickenham in 2000 with a Degree in Sports Rehabilitation/Sports Science before going on to complete a Degree in Physiotherapy at the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland. He has worked since 2003 in both private and public settings having worked at Beaumont, St. Joseph’s and Our Lady of Lourdes Hospitals while working in private practice and with various sporting individuals, teams and organisations including Rugby, Soccer, Gaelic, Triathlon and Athletics.
He opened Tyrrell Physiotherapy at Boroimhe Medical Centre in August 2008 and continues to strive to provide the most comprehensive and professional service available. The services that Gerard is expert at providing include Back and Neck care, Orthotics prescription and Biomechanics assessment, Sports injury care, Respiratory care, Orthopaedics, Arthritis care, Fitness advice, Weight control advice, Rehabilitation and Care of the elderly.
Gerard has taken part in many different sports including Rugby Union, Rugby League, skiing, surfing and has begun doing triathlons in the previous 4 years. He has 2 Leinster league medals for Rugby Union and a Great Britain Universities Premiership medal for Rugby League and has represented Ireland at student level Rugby League. He has done multiple half Iron distance Triathlons and has completed 2 Full Iron distance Triathlons. He is currently focusing on UltraMarathon distance running at present, having completed a 100km run for charity in July 2015.