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, performance, and injury risk.  He has over 18 years of experience in many sports and activities

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

Sporting experience

  • Qld Firebirds Netball and Netball Queensland teams since 2015
  • Swimming Queensland TID squads
  • Australian snowboard team
  • Australian paralympic alpine skiing team
  • Winter Olympics team physio 2010

Kerry is currently a sessional lecturer and clinical educator with the University of Queensland’s sports masters physiotherapy program and a lecturer at QUT in their podiatry degree.  He is on the scientific committee for the 2021 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:

  • Adolescents and children
  • Recreational and elite athletes
  • Masters athletes
  • Musicians
  • Dancers and performers
  • Everyone who is active
  • Winter sport athletes
  • Netballers
  • Triathletes
  • Runners
  • Water polo
  • Swimmers
  • Parasports
  • NDIS
  • Knee injuries
  • Shoulder injuries
  • Neck, Back pain and injury
  • Headaches, whiplash, TMJ and jaw pain
  • Foot and ankle injuries
  • Sports physiotherapy
  • Exercise physiotherapy
  • Sports biomechanics
  • Strength and conditioning
  • Recovery physiology
  • Athlete monitoring
  • 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