Exercise physiology

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Accredited Exercise Physiologists (AEPs) specialise in the prevention and management chronic disease or injury. AEPs are university qualified allied health professionals displaying a diverse range of knowledge and skills, working across a variety of areas in the health and exercise and sports science fields.

Our AEPs are members of Exercise and Sports Science Australia (ESSA), with strict entry requirements ensuring all AEP’s acquire the latest knowledge on how the body works when it moves. With the use of this medically recognised training and scientific analysis AEP’s work in conjunction with other treating health professionals (eg GP, physiotherapist, dietician) to develop tailored exercise programs to meet client’s needs. These specialist exercise programs include exercise delivery, advice and support and a strong focus on successfully changing lifestyle behaviours.

Exercise Physiologists provide physical activity and behaviour change support for clients with the following chronic conditions:

  • Asthma 
  • Back pain
  • Cancer
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Chronic Heart Failure
  • COPD
  • Cystic fibrosis
  • Depressions
  • Diabetes, types 1 and 2
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Hyperlipidaemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Multiple  sclerosis
  • Muscular  dystrophy
  • Musculoskeletal rehabilitation
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoporosis
  • Overweight/Obesity
  • Parkinson’s disease
  • Rheumatoid  arthritis
  • Stroke

 

Services

Hydrotherapy or Gym. Care Plans referrals, Type 2 Diabetes, Private, Strength for Life and Healthy Heart services

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Practitioners

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Payment information

Medicare, Private, Strength for Life, DVA and Workcover/Motor Vehicle Accident

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