Kate O Connor graduated from the University of Limerick with a BSc Physiotherapy degree in 2016. She has worked as a chartered physiotherapist in the private sector in Waterford, Clonmel and now in East Cork Physiotherapy, Balance & Acupuncture Clinic. She is a qualified pilates instructor, which she really enjoys teaching, and seeing the benefits for her patients. She has enhanced her skills in dry needling, soft tissue release, manual therapy, orthotic prescription, exercise prescription and core stability work through extra courses and experience.
She also has a post graduate degree in Veterinary Physiotherapy which she obtained in Hartpury College, UK in 2019.
Kate enjoys most sports, but has a particular interest in horse riding. She has competed internationally for Ireland since 2008 in various age groups up to 2019. She gained a World Pair title for Ireland in 2015 with her brother. She also plays camogie, runs and goes to the gym.
She always puts her patients needs first and makes every physiotherapy session individual to their needs and goals.