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ABOUT

KATHERINE

BROWN

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Katherine Brown qualified as a Veterinary Physiotherapist in 2016 from Writtle College University and in 2021 she won the South East Prestige Award Vet Physio of the year. In 2018 she completed a dissertation in biomechanics and was awarded a Master of Science degree, the highest level of qualification in the field. During training to be a vet physio she undertook physiotherapy placements at specialist vet practices including the Royal Veterinary College and Anderson Abercromby Veterinary Referrals, gaining expert experience on orthopaedics and neurology. Katherine Brown is also a qualified Animal Sports Massage Therapist with EBW and uses massage in physiotherapy appointments.

 

The combination of physiotherapy training, placements and practical experience granted Katherine Brown membership to National Association of Veterinary Physiotherapists. As a fully qualified and insured veterinary physiotherapist she is regulated by NAVP who enforce a strict code of conduct, minimum CPD hours requirement each year and disciplinary procedures. Since qualifying Katherine has done further study in K taping for animals, attended international conferences delivered by world leaders in their fields and undertaken advanced  training in joint mobilisations.

Katherine is very fortunate to work closely with local vets across West Sussex including Crossways Veterinary Group, Farthings, Hawthorn and several other in Worthing. If you'd like to discuss a referral from your vet for physiotherapy please click here. Katherine has treated many interesting veterinary referrals over the years including fractures, all sorts of joint conditions and neurological issues.  As well as the clinical cases she is also lucky to work with some excellent dog trainers in the area and treats gun dogs, agility dogs and animals competing at international level. For testimonials from clients please see reviews here, rated 5 stars.

 

When not working at KB Vet Physio, Katherine enjoys spending time with her dog Maddy who, with all her limb problems and arthritis, has given her great empathy for clients and their dogs. She also has a young horse, May a 4 year old Thoroughbred, who with the help of her coach has just backed. Katherine Brown feels truly lucky to work in such a rewarding and challenging field as Veterinary Physiotherapy and gains huge satisfaction in seeing the improvements her patients.