• Sports Injuries
• Work Injuries
• Overuse Injuries
• Tennis / Golfers Elbow
• Acute Injuries
• Musculoskeletal & Soft Tissue Injuries
• Ankle, knee & Hip Pain
• Neck & Shoulder Pain
• Hand and Foot pain
• Deep Tissue & Sports Massage
• Myofascial Trigger Point Therapy
• Dry Needling
• Manual Therapy
• Manipulation Therapy
• Neurokinetic Therapy NKT ™
• Sports Strapping / Taping
• Kinesiotaping/Dynamic taping
• Injury Prevention
• Pre-season screening
• Post-op Rehab
• Flexibility Programmes
• Exercise Rehabilitation Programmes
• Team/Pitch side Care
Located in Carlow Town, Maria Malone is a Sports and Exercise Rehabilitator and Athletic Therapist. She specialises in the assessment treatment and advanced rehabilitation of all musculoskeletal injuries. Maria has been in private practice now since 2009.
She works with individual athletes from tennis players, couch to 5km runners to ironman competitors and international basketball and soccer professionals. Maria is also heavily involved with team sports across many disciplines in the management and prevention of injury.
Maria is affiliated with and insured by the British Association of Sports Rehabilitators and Trainers (BASRaT) www.basrat.org and Athletic Rehabilitation Therapy Ireland (ARTI). www.arti.info. Sports Rehabilitation is a qualification created by physiotherapists in order to direct specific musculoskeletal specialists in conjunction with a sports science background to the modern athlete.
Sports Rehabilitation implements similar assessment and treatment techniques to physiotherapy so is ideally suited for the management of any general musculoskeletal injury, regardless of origin.
The implementation of post injury rehabilitation and retraining ensures that therapeutic gains are maintained post treatment. In a professional setting, Sports Rehabilitation is placed between physiotherapy and strength and conditioning professions, giving specialist injury perspective and excellent all-round knowledge of all stages of injury and recovery.
I found her to be patient, extremely knowledgeable, caring and professional when treating a variety of complicated injuries. All clients I have referred to Maria have thanked me for passing on her details.Gary Flannery, IronMan, Sports Scientist
Very professional, Maria Helped me to get back on the court in half the time after a knee injury.Jason Killeen, International Professional Basketball player
Maria Malone has worked with ITC Basketball for the past 8 Seasons and has been a huge part of our continued success. We at ITC Basketball look forward to our continued excellent relationship with Maria over the coming years.Martin Conroy, Head Coach, ITC Basketball
After my ACL surgery, Maria helped me to reach my strength and fitness goals ahead of schedule by establishing a good foundation for rehabilitation. I would highly recommend her for anyone requiring rehabilitation after an injury.John O'Toole, Amateur Triathlete
Very professional, excellent expertise and great manner with the squad when working in this hectic environment. I would recommend Maria without hesitation to any squad, athlete or person who is in need of professional treatment.Danny Crowley, Head Coach, Ireland Colleges (Mens Soccer)
Fantastic, Maria informs her patients about exactly what she is working on, great professional manner.Aisling Hayden, Basketball/Ladies Gaelic Football
Maria, has been working as the head physio with the IT Carlow Mens 'A' Soccer squad for the past four seasons, we fully endorse her methods and professional service.Paul O Reilly, Team Manager, IT Carlow