what isexercise physiology?

An Accredited Exercise Physiologist (AEP) is a recognised professional within the allied health and medical sector who has completed a minimum 4 years of university training including a minimum of 500 hours practicum placement with a range of populations. Unlike personal trainers, Accredited Exercise Physiologists can offer Medicare and private health rebates.

Who can benefit from and who should see an Accredited Exercise Physiologist?

Q Rehab AEP’s treat and manage a broad range of conditions. These include the following commonly preventable health conditions such as:

  • Diabetes and pre-diabetes
  • Cardiovascular disease
  • Musculoskeletal injury
  • Arthritis
  • Obesity
  • Cancer
  • Depression
  • Osteoperosis
  • Dysmetabolic syndrome
  • Back and neck pain
  • Co-morbid conditions
  • Physical restrictions or mobility issues
  • Chronic respiratory disease and asthma
  • Occupational injury
  • Difficulty maintaining motivation and adherence