Kieran Murray


Kieran murray, game of thrones, physiotherapistKieran Murray qualified as a Chartered Physiotherapist in June 2000 from the University of Ulster, Jordanstown. He moved to the North East of England in 2000 and was employed by private musculoskeletal physiotherapy company CONNECT PHC supplying physiotherapy and ergonomic services in large companies such as Nike and Caterpillar.

He was head physiotherapist at Rugby League club Gateshead Thunder for 3 years and physiotherapist to the All-Ireland winning Down Minor Footballers in 2005. This team included All Star winner and Collingwood star in the AFL, Martin Clarke. Since then he has been heavily involved in the Down and Antrim Gaelic Football Teams.

More recently with the booming film industry in Northern Ireland, he has been responsible for looking after Game Of Thrones actors Kristian Nairn (Hodor) and Ellie Kendrick (Meera Reed) in the HBO hit series. He is also responsible for keeping top stuntmen David Foreman(Leonardo in Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles), Arran Topman(Bourne Identity) and Richard Hansen(Dracula) fit and healthy while on set.

He is a clinical specialist in Manual Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy having carried out extensive training at masters level in joint and soft tissue mobilisation and injury rehabilitation. He also has a special clinical interest in Acupuncture for the treatment of Musculoskeletal pain and is a member of The Acupuncture Association of Chartered Physiotherapists(AACP) and The Organisation of Chartered Physiotherapists in Private Practice(OCPPP).