Kate is an APA Titled Sports Physiotherapist and has over 20 years of experience working with Olympic and International athletes at the highest levels of competition. She currently travels internationally working with the world’s top professional touring tennis players (WTA) and has been involved with Cricket Australia for the last 15 years. Kate graduated from the University of Qld with a double degree in Human Movements (Exercise Science) and Physiotherapy and went on to complete a Masters Degree in Sports Physiotherapy. More recently Kate completed her PhD and works closely with Universities across Australia to implement new approaches in the education of Physiotherapists.
As a mother of 3 sporting teenagers (athletics, netball and rugby), Kate feels it’s just as important to take care of our younger up and coming athletes and “weekend warriors” as it is to care for professional athletes.
QSMC has the most Sports Physiotherapists under one roof in Queensland with seven practising APA Sports Physiotherapists.
QSMC Osteopaths play an important adjunctive role to the manual therapy skills of the centre.
QSMC Pilates is the integration of physiotherapy therapeutic exercise, real time ultrasound and clinical Pilates.
A Sports Physician is someone who is qualified as a regular GP, and has then done extensive additional training in the area of Sports Medicine.
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