Kerry Staples


Kerry completed his Master of Physiotherapy (Sports) in 2010 and is an APA-titled Sports Physiotherapist with an interest in injury prevention and the link between training loads and injury risk.

Kerry believes that excellent sports physiotherapy is not just about injury management –  it’s about improving sporting performance. He enjoys helping athletes of all levels to train and compete at their best. Kerry has experience working with netball, basketball, cycling, paralympic sport, water polo, snowboard, snow skiing, roller derby, kiteboarding and swimming athletes.

Kerry is lead physiotherapist for the Queensland Firebirds netball team and is the physiotherapy coordinator for Netball Queensland. He was also a team physiotherapist at the 2010 Winter Olympic Games and was the physiotherapist for the Olympic Winter Institute of Australia Snowboard Team for four seasons.


Kerry is currently a clinical educator and tutor with the University of Queensland’s undergraduate and sports masters physiotherapy programs; in the past Kerry held a similar role with the Australian Catholic University. He was on the scientific committee for the 2015 CONNECT Sports Physiotherapy Australia conference, and lectures on APA Sports Level 2 courses.

Kerry has an interest in, and provides services for:

  • Sports physiotherapy
  • Sport biomechanics, strength and conditioning, recovery physiology
  • Athlete monitoring
  • Adolescent athletes
  • Knee injuries
  • Shoulder injuries
  • Back pain and injury
  • Headaches and jaw pain
  • Neck and shoulder pain
  • Foot and ankle injuries
  • Pain sciences and education for persistent and chronic pain
  • Clinical Pilates (Reformer and mat work DMA pilates)
  • Dry needling
  • Pain sciences and education
  • Sport biomechanics
  • Mechanical Diagnosis and Treatment (MWM) techniques

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Kelvin Grove: 07 3856 5566 – Nathan: 07 3184 6844