Physio Performance Belfast

Physio Performance Sports Injury Clinic

Physio Performance is a leading Physiotherapy and Sports Injury Clinic in Belfast. 

We are dedicated to providing top-quality physiotherapy services to help you achieve optimal health and performance. 

Our team of highly skilled and experienced physiotherapists is committed to delivering personalised care and innovative treatment approaches tailored to your specific needs.

We understand that every individual is unique, and we believe in taking a holistic approach to your well-being. 

Whether you are recovering from an injury, managing a chronic condition, or aiming to enhance your athletic performance, our goal is to empower you to live an active, pain-free life.

With our advanced treatment techniques, we strive to deliver the highest standard of care. 

Our team stays up-to-date with the latest advancements in physiotherapy through continuous education and professional development, ensuring that you receive the most effective and evidence-based treatments available.

At Physio Performance Belfast, we pride ourselves on building strong relationships with our clients. 

We take the time to listen to your concerns, understand your goals, and develop a comprehensive treatment plan that aligns with your individual needs. 

We believe in empowering you with knowledge and tools to take an active role in your recovery, providing you with the guidance and support necessary to achieve long-lasting results.

Our mission is to help active people and athletes from different sports and abilities, to overcome injury with world-class treatment, so they can get back to their best. 

Our core values include:

Excellence – we want the best for you, and to do that, we keep up-to-date with the best knowledge and skills. 

World-class treatment – we believe the local park runner or amateur footballer should get the same treatment as any professional athlete. 

Leave no stone unturned – the body is like a chain, so we don’t just focus on the injured part.  The issues may lie elsewhere in the body.  

Detailed – we are meticulous in our assessments, to ensure you get the correct diagnosis and treatment. 

Committed – your injury is our problem to solve.  We will do everything we can to help you overcome it.  If we can’t, we will point you in the right direction. 

Meet Our Team

Jonny Kelly Physio

Jonny Kelly
(MSc, BSc Hons)

sports Physiotherapist

Jonny is a Chartered Physiotherapist and Rehabilitation Specialist with 19 years experience.  

He has worked for top organisations such as:

– Manchester United
– Ulster Rugby
– Royal Ballet London
– Antrim GAA
– Warrington Wolves

He successfully completed a Master’s Degree in Strength and Conditioning at University of Chester in 2012. 

Niall Ward Physio

Niall Ward
(BSc Hons, Dip SM)

sports Physiotherapist

Niall is a Chartered Physiotherapist with 8 years of elite experience.

He also works with the Sports Institute of Northern Ireland, helping Olympic and Commonwealth athletes recover from injury and perform at their best.  

He has worked for top sports organisations such as:

– Scottish Rugby
– Irish Football Association
– Rangers Football Club
– St. Helen’s Rugby League
– Tyrone GAA
– Belfast Giants

Niall successfully completed a Diploma in Sports Medicine in 2018 at Ulster University. 

Declan O'Donnell Sports Physio Belfast

Declan O'Donnell
(MSc, BSc Hons)

sports Physiotherapist

Declan is a Chartered Physiotherapist with 6 years of experience treating musculoskeletal injuries. 

He has provided top level Physiotherapy for:

– Ulster Rugby
– Armagh GAA
– Down GAA
– Queen’s University Belfast
– Track and Field athletes in USA

He is also a lecturer in anatomy, physiology and strength and conditioning.

Declan has successfully completed a degree in Sports Rehabilitation from Carlow Technical University and a Master’s degree in Physiotherapy from Edinburgh Napier University

Kate McKay Sports Massage Therapist Belfast

Kate McKay
(Level 3 Dip)

sports Massage Therapist

Kate has completed her Level 3 Diploma in Sports Massage and is registered with the Federation of Holistic Therapists.

She has also studied a Master’s degree in Sports Management at Ulster University.

Outside of Physio Performance, Kate has captained County Down Ladies Football Team and is a board member of the Gaelic Player’s Association (GPA).  

She is a coach with her local football team.

Physiotherapy Clinic Manager Belfast

Gemma Gormley

Clinic Manager

Gemma is our Clinic Manager who keeps the place running smoothly. 

She has over 20 years experience working as an Administrator in the health care industry across the UK and Canada.  


Newforge Sports Complex

18B Newforge Lane



Physio Belfast