Katie worked as a Physiotherapist in Scotland for 6 years before moving to Auckland in 2018. She has a diploma in Sports Massage and has completed Matworks 1 and 2 of the Australian Physiotherapy and Pilates Institute. She often uses these principles in her rehabilitation.
She has a client centred holistic approach to rehabilitation and believes in providing patients with hands-on treatment and also long term self management advice if appropriate for their musculoskeletal problem.
In Scotland, she worked for a local rugby team in Edinburgh doing pitch side first aid and a clinic. Along with one to one sessions with patients, she has led several classes which included return to sport, ACL rehabilitation, knee osteoarthritis and for clients following knee replacements, along with hand rehabilitation. She is also interested in health promotion and injury prevention.
In her spare time, she enjoys hill walking, running, cycling, skiing, yoga and travelling.