About Method Physio

Aoife Murphy

MISCP, BSc (Hons) Sport Science and Health, MSc Physiotherapy, Stott Pilates Instructor

Aoife has a first class honours degree in Sport Science and Health from Dublin City University following which she completed a pre-registration MSc in Physiotherapy in the UK. Since qualifying as a Chartered Physiotherapist Aoife has continued to update and improve her skills by completing a number of specialist courses including trigger point dry needling, manipulation, women’s health, antenatal and postnatal exercise prescription and instruction, exercise rehabilitation and Pilates instruction.

Having come from a sporting background representing and captaining Leinster in hockey at underage level, Aoife now takes part in endurance events completing a number of marathons, half marathons and adventure races.

Aoife worked for a number of years as a fitness instructor and personal trainer while completing her physiotherapy qualifications and has gained experience working in a number of private practices around Dublin as well as working in elderly care.

She has also worked with a number of teams including the Irish under 16 hockey team, the Kildare ladies Gaelic football team and Old Wesley Senior rugby team.

Kourosh Seán Foroughi

MISCP, BSc Athletic Therapy & Training, MSc Physiotherapy

Kourosh joined us after working as a physiotherapist in the outpatient clinic and wards of Kingston Hospital, London. He obtained a BSc in Athletic Therapy and Training at Dublin City University with a full athletics scholarship throughout his four years at DCU. He then went on to complete his pre-registration Masters degree in Physiotherapy at Queen Margaret University in Edinburgh, Scotland.

Kourosh has a wealth of experience working and competing in the work of athletics. He has represented Ireland in the High Jump and Decathlon and his list of achievements are endless including 3rd place in the European Youth Olympic games and 6x Irish national senior champion.

Kourosh has also coached and mentored in Athletics and Basketball as well as working in Strength and Conditioning with the DCU Athletics Academy.

He has a keen interest in back & neck pain, manual therapy, dry needling, strength & conditioning, post op. recovery and Pilates.

Georgianna Taylor

MISCP, BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy, Pilates Instructor

Georgianna graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Physiotherapy from Trinity College, Dublin. During her studies Georgianna gained experience working in a number of hospitals around Dublin, as well as Paediatric and Neurological rehabilitation and in the Irish Defence Forces.

Since qualifying as a Chartered Physiotherapist, Georgianna has worked in Enable Ireland Children’s Disability Services where she has continued to improve her skills in exercise prescription for targeted populations, neurological and post-surgical rehab and orthotic prescription.

Georgianna is trained in STOTT Pilates and has experience teaching individual and group mat work, as well as remote and antenatal classes.

Georgianna has a wealth of experience working and competing in the field of dance. She has trained in Classical Ballet, Jazz and Musical Theatre dance from a young age. She has competed nationally as part of a Jazz team, and individually at world championship level. Georgianna is also an experienced dance teacher and choreographer and enjoys working with dancers to help maximise their potential.

She has a keen interest in Pilates, Manual Therapy, Paediatric physiotherapy as well as sports-specific and dance rehabilitation.

Rachel Shaw

BSc Sports Rehabilitation and Athletic Therapy.

Rachel has a first class honours degree in Sports Rehabilitation and Athletic Therapy from Institute of Technology Carlow. She is currently undertaking an accelerated per-registration Master’s degree in Physiotherapy in University College Cork.

She has spent some time working in America with professional major league baseball team The Cleveland Indians. In Ireland she has worked with various teams including Westmeath county hurling team, various club football teams and the female college rugby team in IT Carlow.

She has played football and camogie for years and has represented Westmeath at county level and also IT Carlow while she was in college. But now due to work commitments she just goes to the gym to try keep fit!

She has an interest in dry needling, manual therapy and strength & conditioning and is currently working towards becoming a certified strength and conditioning specialist (CSCS).