Katie Northfield

Hibiscus Coast Clinic

Physiotherapist & Registered Hand Therapist

BSc (Hons) ,PGC (Acupuncture), MHSc

After qualifying with a Physiotherapy degree from the University of Brighton in 2003, Katie worked in the public health system at Basildon University Hospital in Essex. She worked in a wide variety of physiotherapy fields before taking a senior position in Hand Therapy and Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy in 2006. Katie has completed her British Association of Hand Therapists (BAHT) level 1.

Katie travelled to NZ in 2007 and initially worked in a well-established, musculoskeletal, private Physiotherapy practice on the Hibiscus Coast. She joined the Hands On Rehabilitation team in 2008, and completed her Hand and Upper Limb studies to become a registered hand therapist in 2010. She then went on to complete her masters in health rehabilitation and acupuncture. Outside of work Katie is involved in netball, swimming, cycling and sailing competitions and enjoys all water sports.