An Accredited Exercise Physiologist (AEP) is a university-trained health professional who specialises in the delivery of exercise interventions and education for persons with complex medical histories, existing chronic medical conditions or injuries, or those at a high risk of developing a chronic disease.
The main aim of exercise physiology treatment is to assist individuals in preventing or managing chronic disease or injury, as well as aiding the restoration of an individual’s optimal health and well-being.
So what could an Accredited Exercise Physiologist help you with?
- Musculoskeletal injuries or conditions, including rehabilitation following serious injury or joint replacement.
- Cardiovascular disease
- Various forms of cancer
- Mental health conditions, including depression
- Respiratory disorders, including asthma, COPD and emphysema
- Diabetes or pre-diabetes
- Neuromuscular diseases, including MS, MS, Parkinsons Disease, stroke, etc
- Chronic pain and fatigue
- And many more
Exercise Physiology sessions are eligible to be funded via Medicare Australia, The Department of Veteran Affairs, WorkCover, TAC and over 30 Private Health funds.
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