Kieran Ackhurst – Physiotherapist

Kieran Sunshine Coast Physio


  • Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy
  • Sports Physiotherapy and Sports injury management
  • Knee injuries
  • Shoulder injuries
  • Strength and conditioning
  • Sports Physiotherapy

Bachelor of Physiotherapy (University of Canberra)


Mooloolaba & Nambour


Soft tissue treatment
Joint mobilisation
Dry needling
Exercise prescription


After graduating from the University of Canberra with a Bachelor of Physiotherapy, Kieran moved to the Sunshine Coast working in private practice with a focus on musculoskeletal conditions and sporting injuries. He has a passion for using his expert skills as a physiotherapist to achieve the goals of his clients and improve their quality of life.

Outside of his work as a physiotherapist, Kieran has also worked as a Strength & Conditioning and Rehabilitation coach at the Australian Institute of Sport (AIS) with the Volleyball Australia Centre of Excellence. He is also currently completing his Masters of Strength & Conditioning.

Kieran has a strong background in elite sport and a passion for rehabilitation as a musculoskeletal Physiotherapist. Kieran’s areas of interest include:

  • General Musculoskeletal injuries
  • Sporting injuries
  • Strength & Conditioning
  • Shoulder injuries
  • Lower limb injuries

Personal Experience

Prior to studying physiotherapy, Kieran was a scholarship holder at the Australian Institute of Sport (AIS) in Canberra for the Men’s Volleyball program. He represented Australia internationally in indoor volleyball also receiving accolades at the highest level domestically.

Kieran practices from both our Mooloolaba and Nambour practices. He sees all types of patients from elite athletes and weekend warriors to elderly and children.  Kieran enjoys the challege of working with each and every patient in an individual way to get the best outcome for each patient.

Also being an elite sportsman himself, Kieran understands sports performace, sports injuries and the best way to treat them.

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What we offer for you

What we offer in our Sunshine Coast Clinics

Sports Physiotherapy

Sunshine Coast Sports Physio

Our model of integrated care means that our Physiotherapists work with our other clinicians.

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Dry Needling / Acupuncture


Acupunture and Dry Needling are often used interchangeably, however they are slightly different.

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Absolute Health Chiropractic And Physiotherapy Bone Dummy

Our model of integrated care means that our Physiotherapists work with our other clinicians.

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Chiropractic Care

Absolute Health Chiropractic And Physiotherapy Adjustment

Chiropractic is the art, science and philosophy of adjusting the human body into correct alignment and function.

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Vestibular Physiotherapy

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The vestibular system is located in the inner ear. It provides balance and equilibrium.

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Advanced Diagnostics

Absolute Health Advanced Diagnostics

Our clinic on the Sunshine Coast has a state of the art, erect postural digital x-ray unit for diagnosis purposes.

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