Damien Mordan


(Hons) Physiotherapy

MPhty (Musculoskeletal)

Optima Physiotherapy is a leading physiotherapy clinic dedicated to providing expert treatment of all musculoskeletal injury.

Its approach to injury management is based upon accurate diagnosis and individualized treatment programs for all patients. The clinic has a separate treatment and rehab area which allows for both tailored treatment and rehabilitation programs to be carried out with exact detail.

Damien Mordan is the clinics principal therapist. He has been working as a chartered physiotherapist since graduating in 2001. He completed a Masters in musculoskeletal physiotherapy in the University of Queensland in 2004. Upon return to Ireland he worked for 2 years in Killarney during which he was team physiotherapist to the Kerry Senior Football Team who were All Ireland Senior Football Champions in 2006. He returned to work in private practice in Limerick in 2007. During this period he worked with Shannon RFC and commenced working with Munster Rugby in 2008. He worked with Munster A, Munster Academy and Munster U20 up until 2015. He founded Optima Physiotherapy in 2010 and the clinic has been based in a renovated mews building on Harstonge St since 2011.
Currently Damien is working full-time in private practice as well as team physiotherapist with Munster U18, Ireland U18 and Bruff rugby teams. He has gained significant experience in working with elite athletes and is now keen to bring this knowledge to the treatment of all his patients who attend the clinic.

His own personal interests now include 10k running, sportive cycling and lifting weights.

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See What Our Patients Have To Say

“I’d like to thank Damien for keeping me on the field for so long during my club & inter county career especially when I’ve suffered from so many injuries. That wasn’t an easy job! His ability to diagnose injuries so early is what makes Damien such a great physio. His professionalism and attention to detail meant I was in the best hands to have me ready for match day.”
Conor Fitzgerald, Former Limerick hurler & footballer
“I have been a patient of Damien’s for the past four years and have been very impressed by his knowledge and understanding of different injuries and his ability to get me back on the pitch as quickly as possible. As a keen sportsman Damien’s ability to understand both the physical and mental aspects of injuries are second to none and that’s why I continue to use his service”
Niamh Briggs, Ireland Womens Rugby Player
Damien was my physiotherapist for a number of years. His ability to diagnose, treat and resolve any injuries I had was outstanding. His professionalism and attention to detail were second to none and I wouldn’t hesitate to recommend him.
Jack O’Donoghue, Munster Rugby Player