Exercise Physiology

At Performance Care, our qualified exercise physiologists have an in depth knowledge on the effects of exercise on the musculoskeletal system and the human body in general.


Exercise physiology is a tertiary degree, requiring minimum of 4 years of study at a recognised university. An Exercise Physiologist is a health professional who has specific expertise in health promotion and exercise rehabilitation. Exercise physiologists are NOT personal trainers.

An Accredited Exercise Physiologist (AEP) is granted this status by Exercise & Sports Science Australia: the peak professional body and sole accrediting authority for Accredited Exercise Physiologists. AEPs have further knowledge, skills and competencies for treatment of patients with acute, sub-acute or chronic medical conditions, injuries or disabilities. These include cardiovascular, metabolic, neurological, musculoskeletal, cancers, kidney, respiratory / pulmonary and mental health conditions.

Medicare and private health fund rebates are available for group classes and Exercise Physiology sessions. Please contact our rooms for details.

Exercise Programs

Performance Care offers a range of exercise programs, including:

  • Injury-specific exercise rehabilitation
  • One-on-one supervised exercise sessions
  • Home-based exercise programming, and

Small-group exercise classes for:

  • Chronic low back pain
  • Type-II diabetes
  • Osteoporosis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Pre & Post Natal (Pregnancy)

For enquiries please email