Perth Hills Physiotherapy is a local, family-owned business with a small team of dedicated physiotherapists and support staff. Our physiotherapists Kate and Alison are highly skilled and experienced, ready to get you back to your best!
Bachelor of Science (Physiotherapy), APAM
Known for her exemplary diagnostic and treatment skills, attention to detail, and genuine care for her patient’s wellbeing, Kate is dedicated to getting the best outcomes for her patients.
After graduating from Curtin University, Kate worked in the Perth CBD, Mt Lawley and then Kalamunda for several years, before moving to the Perth hills in 2013 when she began working in Glen Forrest.
After nearly six years in Glen Forrest, Kate decided to open Perth Hills Physiotherapy with a vision to provide an even higher level of personalised, quality care to her patients.
Kate has completed extensive training in Clinical Pilates, dry needling and the Ridgway Method. Years of fine tuning these treatment techniques and continued professional education gives Kate a range of skills to offer. Kate has also completed advanced training in neck pain, temporomandibular joint dysfunction and vestibular dysfunction, including the management of vertigo and dizziness.
Kate loves her work as a physiotherapist and finds it very rewarding, especially when she provides practical solutions for patients who present with complex and challenging problems. Kate also enjoys assisting people with joint hypermobility, neck pain and headaches and creating exercise programs focusing on balance, strengthening and bone density.
As a keen rock climber, runner and hiker, who has previously participated in a variety of sports, Kate understands your desire to continue training and will have you back on your feet, achieving your goals or climbing that wall in no time.
Kate’s clinical interests are:
- Exercise Rehabilitation & Clinical Pilates
- Neck Pain & Headaches
- Dizziness & Vertigo
- Ehlers Danlos/Hypermobility, Fibromyalgia & Chronic Pain
- Exercise programs for falls prevention & bone density
- Temporomandibular Joint Dysfunction
BSc (Physio) MClinPhysio (Musculoskeletal), APAM
Alison is an APA titled Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist and a keen traveller and scuba diver.
Having completed her undergraduate degree in 2010 with honours, Alison also had great success in her Masters of Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy and was awarded the ‘Brian Edwards’ prize for the highest clinical results and the ‘Max Zusman’ award for the highest results in the Advanced Management of Pain Disorders.
Alison’s other training has included attaining certificates in Orthopaedic Manual therapy, APPI matwork & equipment Pilates, Hatha Yoga, Neurodynamic solutions, dry needling and strength & conditioning; all of which she incorporates into her holistic approach to treatment planning.
Alison has a keen interest in persistent complex pain conditions, in particular spinal and pelvic pain disorders, as well as the management of shoulder conditions and tendinopathy. She is passionate about working together with her patients to get them back to or continue with their valued activities. Outside of work, Alison enjoys the gym, yoga and cycling.
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