Alex Bruggisser

Accredited Exercise PhysiologistAlex_0414

Qualifications: Accredited Exercise Physiologist, Masters in Clinical Exercise Physiology, Bachelor of Psychological Science, Advanced Pilates – Equipment and mat work, NCAS Level 1 General Coach – Equestrian,  ESSA Member

Role:

  • Full-time remote clinical Exercise Physiologist
  • Individual and group exercise prescription to populations with a range of chronic diseases and musculoskeletal conditions in remote Indigenous communities
  • Collaboration with other allied health practitioners, GPs and case managers to optimise client care
  • Darwin clinic Ante Natal Pilates program instructor

Communities currently servicing:

  • Ramingining
  • Wadeye
  • Timber Creek
  • Bulla
  • Katherine
  • Ali Curung
  • Elliot

Commencement year: 2015

Areas of special interest:

  • Neuro plastic training for neurological conditions including (but not limited to) Parkinson’s Disease, Dementia, Alzheimer’s and stroke
  • Pre and post-operative prehabilitation/rehabilitation
  • Pilates
  • Women’s health
  • Mental health
  • Metabolic and endocrine conditions including (but not limited to) diabetes, obesity, metabolic syndrome, PCOS and autoimmune diseases

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