Exercise Physiology Services

Bodyfit Allied Health’s Exercise Physiology specialists boast over 35 years of combined clinic experience and knowledge. University trained in the prescription of exercise and physical activity for prevention, treatment and rehabilitation, Bodyfit Allied Health’s Exercise Physiologists focus on conditions such as:

  • Chronic diseases and conditions including:
    • Cardiovascular disease
    • Diabetes
    • Osteoporosis
    • Mental Health Conditions
    • Cancer
    • Pulmonary (lung) conditions
  • Musculoskeletal and Neurological rehabilitation
  • Lifestyle and behaviour change support including personal training
  • Return to work,  worker’s compensation and injury treatment programs
  • Limited physical function and mobility

With a customised clinical rehabilitation space at our Darwin, and Palmerston clinics, Bodyfit Allied Health clients can access specialised equipment and treatment from our team of professionally trained specialists. Awarded the 2010 and 2011 National Exercise Physiology Practice of the Year, Bodyfit Allied Health Exercise Physiology staff ensure that customised and professional care is offered to all clients seeking effective rehabilitation and physiological treatments.

How to make an appointment:

GP Referral: Treatment plans can be prescribed through a GP, which will enable clients to be referred to Bodyfit Allied Health under the Allied Health Services enhanced primary care plan covered by Medicare. Through a GP referral, clients are able to access an allocated number of sessions including initial assessments at no additional charge.

Online GP referral form: For completion from a GP only

Private Referral: Personal appointments to see an accredited Exercise Physiologist can be made without a GP referral by contacting the Bodyfit Allied Health team directly. However access to the Medicare rebate is not available and total cost of the consultation applies.

Private health rebates and concessions are available for Exercise Physiology treatments.

In all cases, Exercise Physiology clients at Bodyfit Allied Health are required to have an initial assessment prior to any sessions to develop a treatment plan based on history, condition and goals. From this, a treatment plan is developed through which our Exercise Physiologists manages progress and guidance to ensure successful outcomes.

What is an Exercise Physiologist?