EP

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EXERCISE PHYSIOLOGY

Accredited Exercise Physiologists are university qualified allied health professionals who specialise in clinical exercise interventions for people with a broad range of health issues. 

The aims of Exercise Physiology interventions are to prevent or manage acute, sub- acute or chronic disease or injury, and to assist in restoring one’s optimal physical function, health or wellness.

 

Areas of health covered by the services and skills of Exercise Physiologists include: 

  • Musculoskeletal

  • Neurological

  • Mental health

  • Cardiovascular

  • Metabolic

  • Cancers

  • Kidneys

  • Respiratory/pulmonary 

Exercise Physiology is covered by most private health funds and by Medicare's Chronic Disease Management (CDM) Plans. Exercise Physiologists are registered providers for DVA patients, as well as by workers’ compensation schemes and motor accident insurers." - Osteopathy Australia