Katherine Brown qualified as a Veterinary Physiotherapist in 2016 from Writtle College University. In 2018 she completed a dissertation in horse-saddle-rider interaction 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 Equine Sports Massage Therapist and uses massage in physiotherapy appointments.
The combination of physiotherapy training, placements and supervised practical experience granted Katherine Brown membership to the Register of Animal Musculoskeletal Practitioners (RAMP), who are trailblazing the industry into gold standard regulation for animal physical therapy. As a fully qualified and insured veterinary physiotherapist Katherine Brown is regulated by RAMP and the National Association of Veterinary Physiotherapist (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 on referral with Crossways Veterinary Group, small animal Worthing based vets and equine vets across Sussex. She has treated some very interesting dog, cat and horse cases over the years. Katherine also has the privilege of treating canine and equine sporting animals in agility, dressage, eventing and show jumping. 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 of a lifetime Maddy who, with all her limb problems, has given her great empathy for clients and their dogs. She also has a horse, Lassy the Irish Draught, that she participates in Club activities and competes when time allows. 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.