Dr. Kristen Evans was previously running her own practice out of the multidisciplinary Kings Park Sports Medicine Centre in Durban, South Africa. Dr. Evans recently relocated to Dubai to join DISC.
She is very passionate about endurance sports-cycling, triathlons and trail running, and has represented Triathlon South Africa at the World Games in London in 2013. She has also completed 5 half distance Ironman’s, ultra marathons as well as a canoe marathon.
Her philosophy is “Movement is Medicine”.
Dr. Evans has an extensive experience and knowledge in injuries which may involve cyclists, swimmers and runners as well as those that are a consequence of endurance and speed training. She has cared for athletes who have participated in the Olympic Games (swimmers and track athletes), Ironman, Comrades, Cape Epic, Canoeing and Surf Ski World Champs.
In 2013 Dr. Kirsten Evans qualified as a Chiropractor from the Durban University of Technology. She completed her Masters’ degree by researching the Chiropractic care of paediatrics.
She has also completed her training in Medical Bike Fitting using the ErgoFiT system and has a keen interest in cycling and running biomechanics.