Exercise Physiologists specialise in developing exercise programs for people with a broad range of health issues including chronic health conditions, physical injuries, degenerative diseases and more.

These interventions are exercise-based and can include health and physical activity, education, advice and support.

What do we do?

Provide you with an exercise program for your needs.

Programs can be:

  • Gym
  • Pool
  • Home based
  • Or a combination of the above

Our therapists can also assist you to start a program in the community.

Who do we care for?

If you have difficulties with:

  • Cardiovascular disease
  • Pulmonary disease
  • Diabetes
  • Weight management
  • Neurological disease
  • Cancer
  • Musculoskeletal disease (including arthritis, osteoporosis/osteopenia, acute and/or chronic musculoskeletal issues)
  • Depression and other mental health conditions
  • Loss of strength or endurance
  • Loss of function
  • Balance

How can you access this service?

You will need a referral.

This can come from any medical staff such as your specialist or GP. Others who can refer you include nurses and Allied Health Staff such as Physiotherapists.

After the referral is received, you will be contacted by our staff for an appointment.

Phone: 03 5320 3700 


Ballarat Base Hospital


1 Drummond Street North
Ballarat VIC 3350


03 5320 3700

Queen Elizabeth Centre


102 Ascot Street South
Ballarat VIC 3350


03 5320 3700

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