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Exercise Physiology services at Shell Cove Family Health are provided onsite by Medicine in Motion.


How can Exercise physiology help?

Accredited Exercise Physiologists (AEP’s) specialise in clinical exercise prescription and the delivery of exercise & lifestyle modification programs for people who are at risk of, or living with chronic disease, injury, or disability such as;

  • Diabetes
  • Cardiovascular disease
  • Back pain
  • Osteoporosis
  • Arthritis
  • Mental illness
  • Cancer
  • Weight management
  • Chronic pain
  • Hypertension
  • High Cholesterol
  • Pre and post replacement surgery (knee and hip)


What we offer

A dedicated, on-site Exercise Physiologist from Medicine in Motion Health Group.

Typically, AEP services will include:

  • Initial consultation and assessment to determine your current health status, medical history and exercise/physical activity history. This is also where the patient’s health goals will be discussed and determined
  • Explanation and education on how exercise treatment will improve the patient’s health condition and their quality of life
  • Developing an exercise program, either in the gym, pool or at home; individual or in a group; followed by instruction on how to complete the exercise program with correct technique.
  • Written reports to the referring GP, Nurse or Specialist
  • Ongoing assessment to track patient progress and update treatment program accordingly


Useful links

Advice and information on how exercise can help manage a range of different conditions

Dispelling the common myths around exercise

Quiz evaluating how "healthy" a person is by evaluating their current physical activity and diet

If you have areas to work on as shown by this quiz, why not make a booking with our Accredited Practicing Dietitians or Accredited Exercise Physiologist to help you improve!