Exercise Physiology is an allied health discipline which uses exercise as therapy to prevent, treat and manage chronic health conditions and disabilities. This can include, but is not limited to:
- Type 2 Diabetes
- Cardiorespiratory diseases
- Osteoporosis and balance issues
Exercise Physiologists have a minimum qualification of a Bachelor's degree in Exercise Physiology in order to practise. In Australia, Exercise Physiologists are accredited with Exercise Sport Science Australia (ESSA).