Weight Gain / Weight Loss

Struggling with Weight Gain or need help with Weight Loss?

Losing weight and keeping it off for good can be a big challenge! It’s all about getting into a long term lifestyle change and you need the experts in your corner to help get you started and keep you on track.

“increasing physical activity is a part of the equation, but reducing the amount of calories we consume is key” -Professor Dame Sally Davies, Englands Chief Medical Officer

For others, professional help is needed to help gain and maintain body mass.

Our Dietitian and Exercise Physiologists are the best allied health professionals to help you with your weight loss or weight gain goals.

What to expect in your consult?

Your initial new episode consultation will involve a comprehensive assessment where we ascertain your relevant history and medical history, followed by a physical examination to determine the diagnosis and cause of your problem.

This will be discussed with you where we form a treatment plan for your needs. The treatment may vary but will often include a combination of “hands on therapies”, taping, advice, exercise therapies, dry needling as well as other options.

Conditions we help with:

Obesity
General Deconditioning Due to Poor Health
Diabetes
Cardiovascular Disease
Osteoporosis
Athletic Dietary Problems
Relative Energy Deficiency Syndrome (REDs)

FAQ's

How long is the consultation?
Do I need a referral?
What should I wear?
What should I bring?
Can I see the Exercise Physiologist / Dietitian today?
Do you accept all health funds?
How much does it cost to see the Exercise Physiologist / Dietitian?
Can you bulk bill Exercise Physiologist / Dietitian?
Are you NDIS registered?
Is there a cancellation policy?
How long is the consultation?

New episode exercise physiology or dietician appointments are normally 45 minutes to allow us the time to adequately assess, diagnose, develop a management plan and treat your condition or injury. Subsequent appointments are generally 30 minutes in duration.

Do I need a referral?

For private clients no referral is required so you can book in straight away! If you have a work injury, DVA, Medicare EPC or 3rd party insurance claim then a referral is required.

What should I wear?

Please bring along/ wear suitable light loose fitting clothing that you can move in and to allow access to your problem area. Eg. for the neck/ shoulder a light singlet, shorts for the knee/ ankle. We also have gowns available. Bring along your running shoes if you have foot and ankle problems.

What should I bring?

Please bring all recent relevant reports, scans, letters and any other information regarding your injury with you. You may also bring a medication list if you have one.

Can I see the Exercise Physiologist / Dietitian today?

Our physios are popular, however in most cases we can help you see a physio within 24 hours. You can check availability by selecting a service below, and if nothing suits give us a call and we’ll do our best to make something work.

Do you accept all health funds?

Yes, we provide on the spot claims with your health fund with our HICAPs terminal, the vast majority of funds are eligible via HICAPs.

How much does it cost to see the Exercise Physiologist / Dietitian?

What can we help you with? Feel free to give us a call or chat with us here online and we’ll be happy to talk about the fees with you. The cost to fix your problem will depend on a number of factors which we can clearly discuss at your first consultation where we strive to work within your budget and needs.

Can you bulk bill Exercise Physiologist / Dietitian?

No, however as Medicare registered providers we can process your claim with Medicare who will contribute $52.95 towards your appointment fee if you have a GP referral under the Enhanced Primary Care (EPC) plan. After claiming you are just paying the $19.05 difference, that’s all. Your doctor (GP) can refer you for up to 5 sessions in a year for chronic conditions such as Diabetes.

Are you NDIS registered?

We are not presently NDIS registered however we can see NDIS clients who are “self managed”. Please contact us for more information regarding this service.

Is there a cancellation policy?

We understand that life gets hectic and doesn’t always go to plan! Our therapists are in demand though so if you are unable to make your appointment then someone else misses out too. Should you need to reschedule or cancel your appointment, please inform us at least 6 hours prior as per our late notice fee policy.

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