Exercise physiologists are university qualified to design, deliver and evaluate safe and effective exercise interventions for people with acute, sub-acute or chronic medical conditions, injuries or disabilities. Our Exercise Physiologists work to develop the most suitable gym or home-based programs, based on the client’s needs.
Our Exercise Physiologists at Funlife Fitness Centre deal with the prevention and management of chronic conditions and injuries including:
- Type 1 and 2 Diabetes
- Cardiovascular Disease
- Asthma and emphysema
- Osteo/Rheumatoid Arthritis, Osteoporosis and joint replacements
- Depression and anxiety
- Brain Injury
- Chronic pain
At Funlife Fitness Centre we offer Exercise Physiology services through a series of options, including:
- Department of Veterans’ Affairs
- WorkCover/ Return To WorkSA
- Private Health
Any client with a Care plan, is eligible for up to 5 Medicare consults per calendar year.
Type 2 Diabetes clients are eligible for group allied health services at our centre, giving them access to 8 Medicare – Bulk Billed group sessions per calendar year.
Exercise Physiology is available for all Department of Veterans’ Affairs clients who may be suffering from post traumatic stress, chronic pain, and other related illnesses.
Motor vehicle accident victims and worker’s compensation claims are accepted at Funlife Fitness Centre upon referral by the treating General Practitioner.
For clients that can benefit from Exercise Physiology services, may be eligible for rebates with their Private Health Fund. We provide invoices to all clients which allows them to obtain their rebates for Exercise Physiology from their Private Health Funds.
Our private costs include:
45 minute assessment/review – $70.00
Group exercise (hydrotherapy or land based) – $10.00
If this is something you are interested in, give us a call on 8264 3918 or visit your local GP to see your eligibility.