Exercise Physiologists working with GP’s Townsville

Posted on: Jun 21st, 2017 by The Physio Movement | Categories: Sports Medicine & Nutrition

Exercise Physiology is a profession where many people do not fully understand the value and importance of this profession in assisting chronic disease and movement dysfunctions.

‘It involves physically assessing a client using a range of tests and techniques and includes the design of appropriate and condition specific exercise programs including supervised hydrotherapy and gym programs where required.

Accredited Exercise Physiologists are particularly trained to assist patients with chronic illnesses such as Diabetes, asthma, arthritis, cancer and other diseases to maintain or gain health through exercise prescription,

Additionally they are qualified to provide exercise programs to enhance athletic performance, rehabilitation, dealing with recurrent injuries and general fitness.’

Exercise Physiology programs may be provided under Medicare’s Enhanced Primary Care Program, ask your GP today. Additionally, Private health funds also provide rebates for exercise physiology services. Check with your doctor or health fund provider.

Working with GPs for your health:

Thank you to http://www.fizzioforlife.com.au/exercise-physiology/ for sharing this knowledge on Exercise Physiologists.
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