Call : (08) 9385 0424
Call : (08) 9385 0424

Exercise Physiology – rehabilitation with movement

Exercise Physiology services:

Here at Aspire Physiotherapy Claremont – Christine Goonewardene is a qualified Exercise Physiologist (AEP) which specialise in exercise and rehabilitation programs that help prevent and manage chronic diseases. Christine can provide support for people:

  • obesity
  • cardiovascular disease
  • diabetes
  • osteoporosis
  • chronic pain and fatigue
  • mental health issues
  • cancer and cancer treatment recovery
  • sport rehabilitation – return to sport
  • post operative rehabilitation

Accredited exercise physiologist can provide the following services:

  • Screening of risk factors to ensure the safety and appropriateness of exercise interventions
  • Assessing functional movement capacity
  • Development of safe, effective individualised exercise programs
  • Provide health education, advice and support to enhance health and well-being

How to book in for an appointment with an Exercise physiologist?

1. Private patient

Looking at setting some individualised goals and improve your overall health and fitness.  

2. Medicare Australia

Under the Chronic Disease Management Program, Medicare rebates are available for patients with chronic and complex care needs on referral from their GP. Additional rebates for patients diagnosed with Type 2 Diabetes under the Type 2 Diabetes Group Services Initiative and for patients identifying as Aboriginal Torres Strait Islander are also accessible.

3. Department of Veterans’ Affairs

Entitled Department of Veterans’ Affairs (DVA) clients may be referred to an AEP for clinically necessary Exercise Physiology treatment by their General Practitioner listing clinically necessary treatment that is required. ‘DVA Health Cards (Gold and White) are accepted as payment upon a GP referral’.

4. Motor Vehicle Accidents/ Worker’s Compensation

Providing specific and individualised functional exercises for the purpose of returning an injured worker to suitable work activities; through tailored exercise prescription suitable to the worker’s injury or work demands, and/or specific work activities such as increasing movement capacity.

Aspire Physiotherapy Claremont offer exercise physiology services, these services specialise in exercise rehabilitation programs that help prevent and manage chronic diseases.

Please do not hesitate to contact us on (08) 9385 0424 or book online