Leading Cancer Rehab Occupational Therapist (OT) and Lymphoedema Therapist, Kate Perkins, helps women diagnosed with breast cancer to improve their quality of life and assist recovery through individualised, evidence-based, exercise rehab programs.
Founder and Head Treatment Specialist at Lymphatic Solutions, Kate is a Certified Pinc & Steel Cancer Rehab OT and a leader in the early detection and intervention of Breast Cancer Related Lymphoedema (BCRL).
A member of the Australian Lymphology Association, Kate offers patients a holistic recovery program based around the latest BCRL self-management techniques focusing on exercise prescription, travel precautions, diet and skin care regimes.
She uses the latest in Bioimpedance Spectroscopy (BIS) technology, the SOZO, in the early monitoring of Breast Cancer Related Lymphoedema. Conducting screening measurements before, during and after cancer treatment.
A former competitive cyclist and triathlete and passionate surfer, Kate draws on her lifelong love of sport, health and fitness to help her patients return to doing the things they love best following their cancer treatment.
To make an appointment or find out more, contact Lymphatic Solutions on 0425 554 994 or email email@example.com
*GP referrals required for up to five (5) visits under Medicare on a Chronic Disease Management (CDM) Plan (formerly known as an EPC Plan). Under the CDM Plan, Medicare will contribute $52.65 to the cost of your consultation.
Private patients do not require a referral.
Caitlin brings so much life experience and passion to her role as Occupational Therapy Aid, supporting Kate in delivering hands-on care here in the clinic.
She has developed valuable skills and knowledge that have set her up to become an accomplished practitioner in cancer rehabilitation and lymphoedema treatment.
2023 will be an exciting one for Caitlin – it’s the final year of her Bachelor of Applied Science (Occupational Therapy), and she’ll be turning 30!
Fun fact: Caitlin loves to travel so much she used to work as a travel agent!
You will see Ainsley’s smiling face as she greets you as you walk through the door! She will also be assisting Kate in providing hands-on treatments to our lovely patients.
Ainsley is a qualified Allied Health Assistant and 3rd year Paramedic student.
Her recall of medical terminology and ability to learn so quickly on the job is a rare find!
The face of Cancer Rehabilitation & Lymphatic Solutions, Amy is the one greeting you all as you enter the clinic and she’s the friendly voice on the other end of the line.
Amy keeps us all on our toes with great efficiency.
Fun fact: Amy is super fit!