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Catriona Foley - Kilkenny Back Care Clinic

Catriona Foley - Kilkenny Back Care Clinic

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Kilkenny Back Care Clinic. "Tika", Coolgrange, Granges Road, Kilkenny, KilkennyIreland

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Opening hours

Monday09:00 - 18:00
Tuesday09:00 - 18:00
Wednesday09:00 - 18:00
Thursday09:00 - 18:00
Friday09:00 - 18:00
Saturday09:00 - 14:00
Prices from €60 - Enquire for a fast quote from Catriona Foley - Kilkenny Back Care Clinic.

Popular Treatments

Osteopath Consultation €60 - €65
Back Pain Treatment
Spinal Rehabilitation - Neck and Back Injury
Posture Management
Paediatric Osteopathy
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About Catriona Foley - Kilkenny Back Care Clinic

The Kilkenny Back Care clinic was established in 2000. This Osteopathic clinic is located on the granges road.

We specialise in the practice of Classical Osteopathy.

We specialise in the treatment of Arthritis and Chronic Pain; Neck & low back pain; postural realignment; treatment of pains related to pregnancy ; and the treatment of babies for colic.

Osteopaths are best known for treating the spine and the joints related to the back and spine, but osteopathy is also known to help with Tension Headaches; Whiplash injuries; back & neck pain; Sciatica; Sports injuries; muscle tension; Shoulder pain; repetitive strain injuries; arthritic & joint pain; Knee & Ankle pain; Postural adaptation to pregnancy; Babies & Children.                   If you are unsure if your problem can be helped with osteopathy, simply contact Catriona Foley and I will be happy to give you advice over the phone prior to making your appointment.

Osteopaths can treat mechanical problems in people of all ages from newborn to the elderly

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Patient reviews

Brendan, Ireland
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i would highly recommend this osteopath

4.9 50 Osteopath Consultation • Paid: €60

Found this osteopath excellent.finally my back pain is gone.great management of my pain. Treatment was excellent.the osteopath was very professional and gave me specific exercises so that I could manage my back myself.
I have been to lots of therapists . This osteopath is excellent.i would highly recommend this osteopath


  • IMTA - Irish Massage Therapists Association (Ireland) 
  • OCI - Osteopathic Council of Ireland (Ireland) 




Parking - Free private parkingPatient bathroomWireless access

Travel services

Local travel - House calls by appointment only


€60 - €65

Osteopath Consultation

Catriona Foley. Registered Osteopath 

Cost of initial treatment is. €65.Allow one hour

Follow up treatment cost is €60.allow 40mins

Cost for Children, OAP or unwaged is €50

During your initial consultation,your Osteopath will take a full case history of your current symptoms, your past medical history and your general health. These questions will help to establish the cause of your pain and any areas of the body that may be contributing factors.

EXAMINATION:Your Osteopath will carry out a detailed physical examination of the whole body.This will include a postural assessment,testing of joint mobility and standard medical tests (  if necessary).you may be asked to remove some items of clothes for the examination, so wear appropriate underwear/ bring short or leggings or wear a track suit.

DIAGNOSIS: A diagnosis will be discussed with you during this initial consultation.This should include an explanation of the structure that is causing your pain. ( eg muscle, ligament ,disc, nerve etc

TREATMENT:Osteopathy is a form of manual therapy; the hands on treatment may include massage ,stretching, mobilisation and \or manipulation. Most osteopathic treatment is gentle and should not cause undue discomfort.   If your injuries do require hands on treatment of painful and tender areas , your osteopath will exercise care to make you as comfortable as possible.                                                          Some people experience mild soreness for a day or two after treatment, similar to that felt after mild exercise

SYMPTOMATIC RELIEF : Everybody, and everyones's cause of pain is different,  but generally you would expect to see some changes in your symptoms after one or two visits.         Some long term or chronic conditions may require a longer or more frequent treatment. If  you have any concerns, your osteopath will be happy to discuss these with you


Paediatric Osteopathy



Posture Management

Osteopathic treatment can help to realign the body. This reduces the strain on certain areas of the body; in particular areas of pain. Advice and exercises can also be given, so that the client can keep the body in line, mobile and ache free. Basic techniques  can be thought, to teach posture awareness and the ability to correct his/her own posture.


Spinal Rehabilitation - Neck and Back Injury

Massage Therapy


Full Body Massage

up to €60

Pregnancy Massage

MASSAGE THERAPY: for pregnancy available

OSTEOPATHY FOR PREGNANCY:  Specialist treatment is available for clients who are pregnant. Treatment is through the use of classical osteopathy techniques; gentle use of soft tissue massage and articulation of the joints. this is designed to ease the body of pain/ strain related to pregnancy.     During pregnancy enormous physical, chemical and emotional changes take place over a relatively short period of time. The body has to. Get used to carrying up to 20lbs of a baby, waters, and placenta, which can impose great physical strain on the organs,tissues, joints, and ligaments of the body.In order for the pregnant body to adapt to all these changes it has to find new ways to walk, sit and sleep; resulting in new aches and pains arising.

BENEFITS OF OSTEOPATHY DURING PREGNANCY: Osteopathic techniques and treatment can ease some of the symptoms typically associated with pregnancy.these include aches & pains ( back pain, neck, shoulder pain , muscular tension); groin pain; abdominal pain; symphysis pubis pain & sciatica .

Catriona foley offer a specialised treatment for  symphysis pubis disorder / groin pain that occurs during pregnancy.

POST PREGNANCY TREATMENT: we advise that both mother and baby return to see the Osteopath for a check up and, if necessary , for a treatment .It is important to check and correct any remaining strains in the back and pelvis. if the mother is a client at this clinic , then the baby's first check up/ treatment is free.


Sports Massage



Back Pain Treatment

OSTEOPATHIC TREATMENT FOR BACK PAIN & SCIATICA  : using manual techniques , Osteopaths examine the whole body to identify  sources of pain and restricted movement 

that may indicate injury or impaired function.                  Osteopathy aims to  relieve back pain by: stretching the muscles and ligaments of the back; Reducing muscle spasms; Restoring mobility to the spine.  

CAUSES OF BACK PAIN:  In most cases back pain is caused by  a minor injury or a strain, rather than anything more serious, and can be referred to as "simple back pain".            The symptoms often occur  suddenly and can be triggered by a particular movement, but the Causes may of been building for some time.  

Common causes of back pain include: bad posture; being overweight; poor posture; lifting, carrying, pushing,pulling loads that are too heavy;an unsupportive mattress; an injury;  slouching; stress.

Other causes of back pain include: arthritis, degenerative disc disease; scoliosis ; prolapse disc;  deformities of the spine; spinal stenosis etc......   

Catriona Foley - Kilkenny Back Care Clinic - Kilkenny Back Care Clinic.

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Mrs Catriona Eileen Foley

  Osteopathy, Massage Therapy, Exercise Medicine

Registered Osteopath MOCI

BSc (Hons) Degree in Osteopathic Medicine.

1997-2000:Trained in NESCOT: SIOM; Surrey Institue of Osteopathic Medicine

Diploma in Holistic Massage Therapy

Diploma in Yoga Teacher Training. 2005-2007 Traine at the Galway  Yoga Teacher Training Center, Athenry. Ireland

Postgraduate  Degree Certificate in Academic and Clinical Education 2012-2013 British School of Osteopathy London, England

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Kilkenny Back Care Clinic. "Tika", Coolgrange, Granges Road, Kilkenny, KilkennyIreland

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