Kate Phillips is a Physiotherapist with a special interest in women’s health and pelvic floor rehabilitation. She graduated from the University of South Australia with a Bachelor of Physiotherapy and went on to complete Post-graduate Certificates in Pelvic Floor Physiotherapy and Paediatric Physiotherapy, culminating in her Masters of Physiotherapy degree from the University of Melbourne.
Kate works in both the public and private sectors. Kate is a partner and clinical director at ‘my PhysioSA for her’, a women’s health specific physiotherapy practice. She leads a like-minded team to provide high standards of care to women throughout all life stages. Her public role is at the Women’s and Children’s Hospital in the Women’s Health Physiotherapy Unit, where she has been acting as the Co-Head of Unit for the team since 2013.
Kate is passionate about improving the health and wellbeing of women of all ages and from all backgrounds. She has experience in managing:
- Pregnancy and postnatal conditions
- Pelvic floor concerns including bladder and bowel conditions
- Pelvic organ prolapse
- Chronic pelvic pain
She is a member of the Australian Physiotherapy Association and the Continence Foundation of Australia.