With a Bachelor of Physiotherapy and also Post Grad Diploma in Sports Medicine, both studied at the University of Otago. Kate started her career in Hospital practice for two years before changing to the private sector, she has also practiced Physiotherapy in Australia and England. Kate enjoys treating anyone, optimising their health. She specialises in lower limb and adolescents with emphasis on movement patterns and strengthening to return to sport with increased success. Married, with three spirited sporty children who love to call Nelson their home. Kate also umpires netball to a national level, enjoys most water sports, goes tramping around New Zealand with the family, will watch any sports event, with good food, coffee and enjoys a good red wine.