Exercise Physiologists in Melbourne

When you choose to start seeing a qualified exercise physiologist (exercise therapist), we’ll provide you with exceptional support that guides you through the process effectively. Exercise therapists are dedicated to helping their clients prevent and maintain themselves from the risk of illness and injuries.

The team at Metro Dietetics provide people with high quality exercise therapy in order to keep them feeling fit and healthy. We are one of the only operating multi-disciplinary clinics in Melbourne and we are dedicated to helping all of our clients in a holistic manner, whatever their needs may be.

What is an exercise physiologist?

Accredited Exercise Physiologists (AEP’s) hold a four-year university degree and are Allied Health Professionals who specialise in the delivery of exercise for the prevention and management of chronic diseases and injuries.They provide exercise therapy and lifestyle management for the prevention and management of chronic disease and injury. Exercise Physiologists provide support for clients with conditions such as Cardiovascular Disease, Diabetes, Osteoporosis, Mental Health problems, Cancer, Arthritis, Pulmonary Disease and more.

Exercise Physiologists are registered with Medicare Australia, the Department of Veterans’ Affairs and Work Cover and are recognised by most private health insurers.

You might see an AEP to help you:

  • Weight loss
  • Improve bone health
  • Overcome persisting pain caused by injury or overuse
  • Improve your heart health
  • Rehabilitate following a cardiac event
  • Control your diabetes
  • Prevent pre-diabetes from progressing to full diabetes
  • Improve your recovery following cancer treatment
  • Improve your general health and well being

Exercise physiologists also provide training in safe manual handling; perform functional assessments; carry out sub-maximal and maximal fitness tests; perform body composition tests and musculoskeletal assessments; and provide lifestyle education to help people manage their health conditions.

 

Contact us today to find out more

Do you think you can benefit from seeing one of our fully accredited exercise physiologists (exercise therapists) at one of our Melbourne clinics? Do you feel the need to improve your health in any of the ways listed above? If you think you do, then please do not hesitate to contact the team at Metro Dietetics.
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