Kerry Staples

APA titled Sports and Exercise Physiotherapist

Kerry completed his Master of Physiotherapy (Sports) in 2010 and is an APA-titled Sports and Exercise Physiotherapist with an interest in injury prevention and the link between training loads and injury risk.  He has over 18 years of experience in many

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 extensive experience working with netball, basketball, cycling, triathletes, runners, Paralympic sport, water polo, snowboard, snow skiing, roller derby, kiteboarding and swimming athletes.

Kerry is one of the physiotherapists for the Queensland Firebirds netball team since 2015 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 sessional lecturer and clinical educator with the University of Queensland’s undergraduate and sports masters’ physiotherapy programs.  He was on the scientific committee for the 2015 CONNECT Sports Physiotherapy Australia conference, and regularly lectures on Australian Physiotherapy Association Sports Level 1 and 2 courses.

Kerry has an interest in, and provides services for:

  • Sports physiotherapy
  • Exercise physiotherapy
  • Sports biomechanics
  • Strength and conditioning
  • Recovery physiology
  • Athlete monitoring
  • Adolescent athletes
  • Masters athletes
  • Musicians
  • Dancers and performers
  • Winter sport athletes
  • Netballers
  • Triathletes
  • Runners
  • Water polo
  • Swimmers
  • Parasports
  • NDIS
  • Knee injuries
  • Shoulder injuries
  • Neck, Back pain and injury
  • Headaches and jaw pain, TMJ
  • Foot and ankle injuries
  • Pain sciences and education for persistent and chronic pain
  • Clinical pilates (Reformer and mat work DMA pilates)
  • Dry needling
  • Mechanical Diagnosis and Treatment (and MWM) techniques

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