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Our skills, expert knowledge & global experience combine to offer a world class physiotherapy service.

Our mission statement is to relieve your pain, restore normal movement and return you to activity. We achieve this through quality “hands on” physiotherapy, exercise prescription – all delivered with empathy, positivity and a smile!

Our chartered physiotherapists are all registered with CORU and have worked in both northern and southern hemispheres .
This brings a wealth of knowledge & skills back to Sundrive Physiotherapy & Sports Injury Clinic.


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Our Chartered Physiotherapists Jenni, Shayne, Fiona and Elaine are results focused and committed to working closely with you to achieve a pain free life. We’ll get you back on track be it sporting or otherwise.

Jenni Dowley

BSC MSC MISCP MNZSP

Jenni is an expert chartered physio/CORU certified with an honours degrees from UCD. This combined with her worldwide experience and acclaimed “hands on” skills makes her a top class physiotherapist. Not only that, but Jenni has extra qualifications in dry needling, mulligan and exercise rehab.
Jenni spent 3 years working in New Zealand working in a high level clinic that operated in close collaboration with the famous Les Mills International Gym. Jenni is currently one of only 3 certified members qualified in SFMA (Selective Functional Movement Assessment) in Ireland. In addition she has completed her CrossFit level 1 trainers exam and provides expert screening/treatment to many CrossFit Athletes.
Jenni specialises in prevention / treatment / rehab of all musculoskeletal injuries and has a special interest in back pain, whiplash, hip, hamstrings and shoulder pain. She also has a special interest & expertise in treatment of headaches & migraine.
From a sporting perspective ,Jenni also has extensive experience in treating both injuries of everyday athletes and international athletes.

Jenni's proven approach to pain relief is the winning combination of using her proven manual therapy skills to clear pain together with her vast knowledge of exercise prescription to prevent injury reoccurrence.

Fiona Byrne

BSC MISCP

Fiona is highly qualified & experienced with an honours degree from UCD, DMA Clinical Pilates (Australia) and dry needling (Singapore). Fiona is our reformer pilates expert and has 8 years post graduate experience having worked in clinics in Ireland and Singapore. Fiona also had the role of Singapore Physiotherapy Association clinical supervisor.
Fiona treats a wide caseload of spinal pain, arthritis, sports injuries, pregnancy related pain and also has huge success in her management of those with chronic pain.

Fiona’s unique approach of using her much sought after manual therapy skills combined with reformer pilates generates efficient and effective long term recovery for her Sundrive Physiotherapy clients.

Fiona is a true believer that movement and exercise are essential in recovery from chromic pain and we are delighted to say that she now offers 1:1 clinical reformer pilates tuition at Sundrive Physio Clinic. This can often be the masterstroke in rehabilitation for those who find that their pain returns and want the expertise that Fiona offers in 1:1 reformer tuition.

Joanne Barrett

MISCP MCSP MNZSP

Joanne is a graduate of Trinity College and our mot experienced physiotherapist with over 30 Years of clinical expertise to her name. She has worked in New Zealand and Ireland and completed over 50 post graduate courses in varied areas. Joanne loves to work with young and old and prides herself in getting people pain free and back to activity. She has a special interest in back pain, neck pain, pelvic pain, foot injuries, shoulder pain and arthritic (rheumatology) related pain.

Joanne has a sporting background having worked with Irish & New Zealand rugby teams, she herself is also a keen golfer which greately assists her in the speedy resolution of all golf related injuries.

Shayne O 'Reilly

BSC, MISCP, MCSP

Shane is a graduate of University of Ulster class of 2015 with an honours degree. He joins our Sundrive team with a wealth of experience from working in USA, Ireland and UK.
Shayne worked in a busy physiotherapy clinic in Boston where he developed his hands on skills and garnered his unique approach for empowering his clients to work with him & learn to help themselves.
Shayne returned from Boston to his native Galway where he worked with both the Galway hurlers and Connacht Rugby Academy.
Shayne then secured a role working initially as Head Academy Physiotherapist and subsequently head of medical with the professional soccer team Colchester United in UK. From intensive work on soccer players, he has a keen interest in the rehabilitation of knee and ankle injuries.
With this experience Shayne excels in his management of sports people across all domains - GAA, Soccer, Golf and Rugby.
Shayne has a lot of expertise in both the management of sports injuries as well as a high standard of " hands on" and rehab skills in all musculoskeletal injuries. This winning combination is what he believes to be of paramount importance in pain reduction and injury recovery.

Elaine Ahern

BSC MISCP MAPA

Elaine is also a graduate of Trinity College with a 1st class honours degree. Elaine has completed 60 post graduate courses in all areas of musculoskeletal treatment and rehabilitation.
In 2000, Elaine returned from working in Sydney Australia where she had been running a physio clinic and set up Sundrive Physiotherapy & Sports Injury Clinic.
Her aim was to provide a positive physio experience for the people of Dublin where they were guaranteed "hands on quality physio" and rehabilitation delivered with a smile. She is glad to say that this ethos remains in Sundrive 20 years later.

Sundrive Physio continues to serve the people of Dublin. Elaine is mostly based in Cork now but still comes to Dublin to stay in touch with the clinic and her loyal clients

Linda – our friendly administrator is available daily from 9-2pm to answer any queries and book an appointment to suit your schedule

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Opening Hours


Mon-Thurs: 8:00am - 8:00pm

Fri: 08:00am - 06:00pm

Sat & Sunday: Closed

We strive to provide an appointment within 24 hours.

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