what is an
An Exercise Physiologist is NOT a personal trainer.
An Exercise Physiologist is an allied health professional who utilizes exercise and nutritional modalities to help clients of all ages and abilities become healthier. The Fitness Doctor can also help you to manage (or reduce) the risk of chronic diseases or conditions.
The Fitness Doctor uses scientific rationale to design, implement and supervise exercise programming for all types individuals. We focus on the improvement of physical capabilities for the purpose of: chronic disease management, reducing risks for early development or recurrence of chronic diseases, creating lifestyle habits that promote enhancement of health, facilitating the elimination of barriers to habitual lifestyle changes through goal-setting and prioritizing, improving the ease of daily living activities, and increasing the likelihood of long-term physical, social and economic independence
programs to assess, design, and implement individual and group exercise and fitness programs for apparently healthy individuals and individuals with controlled disease.