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Ardara Physiotherapy Clinic is a small physiotherapy practice located just two miles outside the town of Ardara in Carn, on the way to Portnoo, in the beautiful South West of Donegal.

The Clinic was founded by Corina Schirmer, a Chartered Physiotherapist, and opened in November 2015.

Corina offers her clients a friendly, supportive and confidential physiotherapy service.

Based on a thorough assessment of personal needs, she will provide you with an individually tailored, hands-on, and exercise-based treatment plan to reduce or eliminate your pain, improve or restore function, enable you to return to work and/or sports as soon as possible, and improve your quality of life!


About Us

Physiotherapist Corina Corina is a German national living in Ireland for over ten years. She is a member of the Irish Society of Chartered Physiotherapists and a member of MLD Ireland.

She qualified in Berlin, Germany in 2000 and shortly afterwards completed her training in Manual Lymphatic Drainage and Combined Decongestive Therapy by Asdonk in Berlin.

Since then, continued professional education in different areas of physiotherapy has been very important to her, with more focus on sports injuries, manual therapy / musculoskeletal conditions, manual lymphatic drainage (MLD), and more recently undertaking training in the treatment of temporo-mandibular joint (TMJ) disorders.

Throughout her career, Corina worked in Private Practice, where she also worked with GAA football teams (e.g. The Castlebar Mitchells senior team in 2011/2012), Hospitals (Orthopaedic, Paediatrics, Respiratory), Nursing Homes and Community Care. She has worked in both Germany and Ireland and speaks both languages fluently.