Dave is originally from Cork in Ireland. He holds an Honours Degree in Physiotherapy from the University of Huddersfield and is the Head Physiotherapist at the Huddersfield Giants.
Dave has worked with some of the world’s top international rugby union and league players including British and Irish Lions test players. Dave has up skilled in various highly advanced techniques from all over the world to mould together into his own unique assessment and treatment approach that is successful in helping people return from complex and difficult cases pain free.
Dave started his career working with Leeds Carnegie Rugby Union where he was present when the team won promotion to the Aviva Premiership during 2008/2009 season before moving to Leeds Rhinos Rugby League where he was fortunate to be involved for two Grand Final winning seasons, a League Leaders winning season and worked for the club during two World Club Challenges and Challenge Cup finals at Wembley stadium.
In 2011 Dave moved back to Ireland to work for his home Province, Munster Rugby Union where he enjoyed a successful stint with the Province including a top seeded group stage qualifiers in the Heineken Cup . In 2013 Dave returned to Huddersfield where he took up the post of Head Physiotherapist at Huddersfield Giants Rugby League Club enjoying an historic League Leaders winning season with the club, their first major silverware in 81 years.
Dave has also conducted consultancy work with a wide range of other professional actors and athletes including Athletics, Golfers, Footballers, Olympic Snowboarders, Opera Singers, Ice Hockey and Dancers.
Dave consults and treats both sporting and non sporting injuries at the Huddersfield Clinics.