Kaitlin Holgate, Physiotherapist
Kaitlin is an enthusiastic, open-minded Physiotherapist, with a keen interest in rehabilitation and patient satisfaction. A born and bred Durbanite, graduating Cum Laude with a Honours Degree in Physiotherapy at the University of Kwa-Zulu Natal, in 2016, Kait went on to do her mandatory community service at Klerksdorp/Tshepong Provincial Tertiary Hospital in the North West, where she developed a fascination for neurological, and orthopaedic conditions.
Post “comm serve” she has been based at Umhlanga Hospital, dealing with an array of sport, orthopaedic, ICU and neurological conditions. She was a part of the rehab team involved in one of the first diaphragm stimulator implants in SA .
Her experience in treatment includes sporting events such as: Comrades Marathon, Iron Man, SA Junior Waterpolo Qualifiers, SA national schools tournament as the KZN Wheelchair Basketball physio. Furthermore, she has also gained experience as one of the medical staff at Varsity College Rugby Club.
Her most recent qualifications is completing her Post Graduate in Orthopaedic Manual Therapy in 2019, as well as qualifications in dry needling and cupping to name a few.
A recent home owner in Ballito, she is keen to familiarise herself with her surroundings, get involved in the community, and hopefully improve her golf skills!