Nicole Pates

Nicole Pates

Pediatric Physiotherapist (Australia)

Nicole Pates is a pediatric physiotherapist at the Perth Children’s Hospital in Western Australia and is the founder and managing director of Western Kids Health. Nicole was part of the development team for the Complex Pain Service and its research at Perth Children’s Hospital and is specifically interested in EDS in the link between proprioception, pain and motor control in early childhood. Nicole is passionate about assisting children and adolescents achieve their goals and participate in life. Within her community Nicole has initiated services such as hydrotherapy groups with AOWA, Camp Stretch for children with EDS and HSD, as well as parent support groups.