| Specialist Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist
PhD, MHSc(ManipPhty), BAppSc(Phty)
Dr. Kerrie Evans is a Specialist Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist who has been working with professional and amateur golfers for more than 10 years. Kerrie has a private practice on the Gold Coast, (Queensland, Australia), where she specializes in assessing and providing management programs for golfers. She works with a number of internationally renowned coaches and elite players but equally enjoys working with amateur golfers.
Kerrie is passionate about educating golfers about the importance of being physically fit for golf. She conducts workshops and lectures for the Australian PGA, presents to various elite golf squads as well as conducts information nights for club golfers. Kerrie also conducts workshops for physiotherapists and other health professionals who have a specific interest in golf. She has presented at several regional and national Golf Coaching conferences including the Australian National Golf Coaching Summit. Kerrie has written numerous golf-specific articles for golf magazines and newsletters. She is the Coordinator of weekly Golf Specific Fitness Classes for golfers of all ages and abilities.
In addition to clinical practice, Kerrie lectures and conducts golf-specific research at Griffith University on the Gold Coast. Her research has focused on low back pain in tour professionals, trainee professionals as well as amateur golfers, and has several publications in international physiotherapy and sports science journals. Kerrie has presented the results of her studies at national and international conferences, including the World Scientific Congress of Golf V.