Exercise Physiology

Exercise Physiology

Physical activity is important for a healthy and balanced lifestyle regardless of if you are a person with diabetes or not. An Exercise Physiologist is University trained, specialising in exercise and movement. They possess the skills, knowledge and experience to design and deliver clinical exercise programs for individuals with complex medical conditions including chronic disease, injury and rehabilitation.

Seeing an Exercise Physiologist can provide benefits such as:

  • Increasing physical activity levels in a safe way
  • Improving movement and general health
  • Assisting in the self management of chronic condition or injury

Exercise Physiologists are trained to treat chronic conditions such as:

  • Type 1 Diabetes
  • Type 2 Diabetes
  • Cardiovascular disease
  • Asthma
  • Musculoskeletal injuries
  • Pulmonary disease
  • Chronic Pain/Fatigue
  • Osteoporosis
  • Arthritis
  • Obesity
  • Pre/Post surgery Rehabilitation
  • Anxiety/Depression
  • Injury/Fall Prevention

As each person’s needs and lifestyle are different. Our Exercise Physiologist will work with you every step of the way to create activity programs that suit you. For more information, please click the PDF Icon for our brochure.

Exercise Physiology Services

Exercise Physiology Team

Exercise Physiology Resources

PDC Health Hub Recruitment - Exercise Physiologist
MyT2D with PDC Program
PDC Care Plans Information Handout
PDC Fitness Hub Timetable
MyT1D with PDC Program

Exercise Physiology Blog