An Exercise Physiologist is a university qualified allied health practitioner in the field of Exercise Rehabilitation.
Exercise Physiologists specialise in exercise prescription and the delivery of exercise programmes for elite athletes through to those suffering from injury and or chronic disease, including but not limited to, diabetes, obesity, arthritis and cardiovascular disease.
Physioworks Exercise Physiologists’ Brooke DeHey, Jude Hewavasam, Megan Jepson and Daniel Jeavons conduct initial exercise assessments, exercise classes and one-on-one exercise sessions at Physioworks Health Group clinics in Cranbourne, Pakenham, Camberwell and Mulgrave. We see clients for pre and post natal assessment & treatment; and we also run a dedicated Type 2 Diabetes Exercise Program at all of our clinics.
Medicare will fund Exercise Physiology for clients with certain chronic conditions such as diabetes, cardiovascular disease and arthritis under the Enhanced Primary Care (EPC) Programme. You will need to speak to your GP regarding a referral. Health Fund benefits apply to Exercise Physiology, as well as Workcover & TAC.
“Everybody can benefit from regular exercise”: The Physioworks Exercise Physiology team run daily Fitness Classes and Personal Training. Please click here for more details.
Download your copy of the Physioworks Health Group Exercise Physiology flyer.