Both Dr Wakefield & Dr Finnegan have been delivering quality chiropractic care since graduation in 2002. Having established Clane Chiropractic in 2010 they have grown a vibrant, health focused practice, servicing the people of Kildare and Leinster. Within the family centered practice there is also a pregnancy and baby clinic offering expert ante-natal, post-natal and paediatric chiropractic care to the community.
Who we are
Learn more about our company and our history
We are committed to the health of the whole family from newborns to senior citizens.
Our Chiropractors are constantly updating their knowledge with frequent courses and seminars.
Both our Chiropractors graduated from The Welsh Institute of Chiropractic in 2002 (Glamorgan).
Friendly Professional Team
We believe in delivering the best professional chiropractic services in a warm friendly environment.
Meet the Team
The Clane Chiropractic Team
Richard Wakefield BSc. D.C. (Doctor of Chiropractic)
Richard Wakefield graduated in 2002 with a first class honours degree in Chiropractic from the University of Glamorgan in Wales (now the University of South Wales). A keen sportman man with an interest in golf, rugby and a developing interest in GAA, Richard has post graduate training in Dry Needling and rehabilitative exercises essential for treating the pro and everyday sports person.
Prior to establishing Clane Chiropractic with his wife Ellen, Richard worked as an associate chiropractor for 8 years in prominent clinics in Essex and Cambridgeshire and with the NHS (UK health service). He worked in close conjunction with orthopaedic consultants and other health professionals in the region and this is something he hopes to foster in Ireland.
Richard continues to hold registration with the General Chiropractic Council in the UK and is a member of the Chiropractic Association of Ireland.
Ellen Finnegan BSc. D.C. (Doctor of Chiropractic)
Ellen Finnegan graduated in 2002 with a first class honours degree in Chiropractic from the University of Glamorgan in Wales (now the University of South Wales). With extensive post-graduate training in the Chiropractic treatment of pregnant women and babies she has become one of the most renowned chiropractors in this field in Ireland, with many referrals coming from health care professionals across the country. Clane Chiropractic as a result has a thriving and vibrant pregnancy and baby clinic offering excellent ante-natal, post-natal and paediatric chiropractic care to the community.
Prior to establishing Clane Chiropractic with her husband Richard, Ellen worked as an associate chiropractor in leading multidisciplinary clinics in South East England. Ellen continues to hold registration with the General Chiropractic Council in the UK and is a member of the Chiropractic Association of Ireland.