Exercise Physiology

Accredited Exercise Physiologists (AEP) are allied health professionals equipped with the skills to design, deliver and evaluate safe and effective exercise interventions to treat people with acute, sub-acute or chronic medical conditions, injuries or disabilities.

AEPs are recognised by Medicare, Department of Veterans Affairs and other health funds. AEPs are able to play a role in many pathology areas. Common areas of treatment include:

  • Ischemic heart disease
  • Hypertension
  • Chronic kidney disease
  • Anxiety disorders
  • Post traumatic stress disorder
  • Obesity
  • Diabetes (TI &TII)
  • Polycystic ovarian syndrome
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoporosis
  • Cerebrovascular accident (Stroke)
  • Cerebral palsy
  • Asthma