Kimberlee Sullivan graduated with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Sports Medicine from Pepperdine University in 1998. She received a Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Creighton University in 2002. Since her clinical affiliation Kimberlee has focused her profession on pelvic floor dysfunction.
She has worked with orthopedic and women's and men's health patients for sixteen years in states such as Oregon, Minnesota, and Texas. In October of 2005 she opened Sullivan Physical Therapy where she could focus on patients with pelvic floor dysfunction such as incontinence, overactive bladder syndrome, interstitial cystitis, organ prolapse, sciatica and pelvic pain.
Kimberlee is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association, Orthopedic and Women's Health Sections. She is also a member of the National Association for Continence, Endometriosis Association, Interstitial Cystitis Association, National Vulvodynia Association, International Pelvic Pain Society, Texas Physical Therapy Association and the International Society for the Study of Women's Sexual Health.
Kimberlee is board certified in Women's Health Physical Therapy by the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialists. She is a recipient of the Certificate of Achievement in Pelvic, Pregnancy and Postpartum Physical Therapy by the Section of Women's Health. She has received certification by the Biofeedback International Conference for Pelvic Biofeedback.
In 2015 Texas Women in Business named Kimberlee Entrepreneur of the Year. This award is given to an Austin Area female entrepreneur who has made a difference in the lives of other women. The Texas Physical Therapy Association bestowed the Warren C. Smyth Outstanding Service Award to Kimberlee in 2016 recognizing her for being a private practitioner with professional clinical and education expertise, innovate delivery of care, commitment to private practice and community service. Austin Woman’s Magazine named Kimberlee one of Austin, Texas’ Women to Watch for 2017. The Austin American Statesman named her the Best of the Best Physical Therapist in 2018.
Kimberlee enjoys spending time with her family, reading, running, and traveling. She has lived in Austin for sixteen years with her husband, Craig, and daughter, Allison.
CREIGHTON UNIVERSITY, Omaha, NE 1999 – 2002
Awarded the degree of Doctor of Physical Therapy on May 18, 2002. Dean’s List two consecutive semesters. Conducted study of Cardiovascular Risk Factors of Fourth Graders. Class Vice President, 2000.
CREIGHTON UNIVERSITY, Omaha, NE 2000 – 2002
Awarded the Certificate of Health Service Administration on May 18, 2002. Various courses include: Information Management; Contemporary Management, Organizations, and Systems; Accounting; and Financial Management of Health Services Organizations.
PEPPERDINE UNIVERSITY, Malibu, CA 1994 – 1998
Awarded the degree of Bachelor of Science on April 24, 1998, majoring in Sports Medicine. Conducted study on forces placed on the spine while carrying various loads. Dean’s List for Outstanding Top Leader 1997 & 1998. Active member of the Pepperdine Sports Medicine Club and Delta Delta Delta Women's Fraternity.
DeBevoise TM, Dobinsky AF, McCurdy-Robinson CB, McGee CM, McNeely CE, Sauder SK, Sullivan KD. Pelvic floor physical therapy: more than kegels. Women’s Healthcare: A Clinical Journal for Nurse Practitioners. 2015 May;3(2):34-39.
CERTIFICATION OF ACHIEVEMENT: PREGNANCY/POSTPARTUM PT
Received certification of achievement in pregnancy and postpartum physical therapy from the American Physical Therapy Association. Completed post-professional training covering extensive skills and topics that are essential for all physical therapists practicing in prenatal and postpartum rehabilitation.
WOMEN'S HEALTH CLINICAL SPECIALIST
Board certified in Women's Health Physical Therapy by the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialists. Demonstrated knowledge, skill, and experience exceeding that of the physical therapist at entry to the profession and unique to the area of women's health practice.
BIOFEEDBACK CERTIFICATION INTERNATIONAL ALLIANCE
Fellow and board certified in Biofeedback for Pelvic Muscle Dysfunction. Demonstrated working knowledge of biofeedback assisted behavioral therapy for bladder, bowel and pelvic pain disorders.
CERTIFICATION OF ACHIEVEMENT: PELVIC FLOOR PT
Received certification of achievement in pelvic floor physical therapy from the American Physical Therapy Association. Completed post-professional training covering extensive skills and topics that are essential for all physical therapists practicing in women’s health and pelvic floor rehabilitation.
PHYSICAL THERAPY CLINICAL INSTRUCTOR
Credentialed by the American Physical Therapy Association as a Clinical Instructor. Able to develop a curriculum for physical therapy students for their clinical education and manage students with exceptional situations.