What is an Exercise Physiologist??
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.
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
• 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