BSc(Hons) OST RGN LSSM(Dip) ACU(Dip) LIC(China)
3 Peter's Square
Mark initially qualified as a general registered nurse in 1991. His strong interest in sport, having
competed at county and international level in rugby and karate respectively lead him to qualify as
a sports therapist.
Mark is registered with the General Osteopathic Council and The Acupuncture Foundation of
After four years fulltime education at the British School of Osteopathy, Mark qualified with an
honours degree. He worked in London, Cornwall and Merrion Square (Dublin) and then opened
his own clinic in Wexford in 1999.
He taught osteopathy for two years at undergraduate level before qualifying after three further
years as an acupuncturist. This was consolidated by further training in China. He studied sports
osteopathy for one year in Leeds at Masters Level.
He has a special interest in body mechanics and rehabilitation of both athletes and people
presenting with non-athletic injuries. Mark believes passionately in promoting the body’s own
innate healing ability. Treatment is often challenging, compound and centrally mediated
(person centred), Mark uses the principle of similarity in order to best stimulate recovery of the
individual. Mark is very creative in his use of exercises and does not believe in a rigid, protocol
driven model that takes no account of the individual.
Mark also runs a full time Martial Arts gym in Wexford, having been involved with Martial Arts for over 25 years he trains semi-professional fighters, he
has taught and competed at International level. He is affiliated to Steve Morris- www.morrisnoholdsbarred.co.uk and Ricardo Da Silva-
Peter's Square Osteopaths, Wexford
Monday - Friday
9.30a.m - 6.30p.m
Registered with VHI, BUPA, HSA and all other major health insurers