Exercise Physiology at Forge
Accredited Exercise Physiologists are university qualified allied health professionals equipped with the knowledge, skills and competencies to design, deliver and evaluate safe and effective exercise interventions for people with acute, sub-acute or chronic medical conditions. They also treat those without any known conditions and help design an exercise program to achieve specific goals and better health.
At Forge, our Exercise Physiologists will sit down with each client and complete a thorough assessment so that an appropriate program is created specific to your needs and goals. Whether you are suffering from an injury, chronic condition or are just looking to improve your strength, performance and fitness, they are here to help.
Our Strength and Conditioning services include: Home Exercise Program Design, Gym Program Design, One on One Session training and Group Fitness Sessions at Forge. For ease of program teaching, our EPs are also able to come to your gym where you are a member and teach you your program where you feel safe and comfortable.
Each client presents differently, and if required our team of Physiotherapists and Exercise Physiologists at Forge will work together to deliver an appropriate program and treatment.
What can Exercise Physiologists help with?
- Joint and Tissue Injury and Pain
- Low Back Pain
- Postural Dysfunction
- Cardiovascular disease
- Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
- Diabetes both Type 1 and 2
- Weight gain and obesity
- Cancer Rehabilitation
- General health and fitness (using safe functional techniques)
- Weight loss
- Improving balance and posture
- Reducing your risk of injury
- Increasing flexibility and coordination
- Improving muscle memory for sports-specific exercises
- Improving overall physical performance
- Improving confidence and self esteem
Small Group Training (4:1)
Medicare and Private Health Rebate
Exercise Physiology sessions can be claimed by most Private Health Insurance Companies, however you as a client are required to check if you are covered. Please call your insurance company prior to booking an appointment to see if you are eligible.