Karen graduated from the Uni of Qld, and after travelling and working in several southern hospitals and overseas, returned to Cairns in 1991.
She is a Cairns local and is passionate about supporting local people and local business’ and has her own great reputation and following in Cairns and surrounds. Being in private practice now for 20 years, Karen has an enormous knowledge and skill base for sports physio, musculo-skeletal physio and rehabilitation of the complex condition. She also has a long standing love of developmental and musculo-skeletal paediatrics, and this has been backed up over the years with several stints in Paediatric units and many follow-up courses and continuing education. She continues to play and be involved in sport and enjoys the fitness and culture that comes with it.