Atkins Health

Atkins Health offer a number of services to the general public, so you too can enjoy access to the same quality of service that an elite athlete would receive. Experience the highest standard in care from our dedicated team of professionals in a friendly and relaxed environment.

Book now – referrals not required and consultation fees can be claimed if you carry extras cover on your private health insurance.

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Exercise Physiology

Our Exercise Physiologists (EPs) are specialists in developing exercise and rehabilitation programs for healthy, injured and clinical populations for both individuals and groups.

An EP can help you with:

Health and lifestyle modification
Chronic disease and metabolic disorder prevention and management including:
Injury Rehabilitation
Diabetes and Pre Diabetes
Cardiovascular Disease
Metabolic syndrome
Musculoskeletal Injuries
Arthritis, Cancer
Weight Loss, Obesity
Osteoporosis, Asthma

Our Exercise Physiology programs include:

PD Revolution
Mission MS
Bone Society
Diabetes Group

Read more at atkinshealth.com.au

 Massage

Massage is more than a frivolous, feel-good indulgence. Massage delivers many important health benefits – both physical and psychological. Regular treatment from our qualified massage therapists will assist in maintaining good health and wellbeing, relieving pain and headaches, managing stress and anxiety, and optimising both physical and mental performance.

Massage can help you:

Improve blood circulation (i.e. delivering oxygen and nutrients to the body’s cells)
Prevent and relieve muscle cramps and spasms
Manage pain associated with conditions like arthritis and sciatica

Our therapists can suggest a type of massage that bests suits your needs:

Remedial massage
Sports massage
Swedish relaxation massage
Deep tissue massage
Trigger point therapy
Lymphatic drainage
Myofascial release
Heat and ice
Pregnancy massage
Seated massage

Dietitian

Our dietitian can help you analyse your diet and nutrition, and tailor an eating plan to suit your lifestyle. “I have the enthusiasm and expertise to help you achieve your health and nutrition goals!”

They can help you with:

Comprehensive analysis of metabolism & nutrition requirements
Personal advice & eating plans
Sports nutrition advice
Lean gains, fat loss and skinfolds
Endurance event preparation including carb-loading, hydration & sweat testing
Medical nutrition therapy
Diabetes, cholesterol, blood pressure
Treatment programs for eating disorders
Stomach and bowel complaints (Diverticulosis, Crohn’s, IBS)
Nutrition related to weight loss surgeries

Diabetes Education

Our diabetes expert has been working in Diabetes Education for nearly 20 years. They are passionate about making diabetes easy to understand and see lives changed with this understanding.

They can help you in all aspects of diabetes management for the following clients:

Newly diagnosed Type 2
Anyone with Type 2
Newly diagnosed Type 1 Adults
Any adults with Type 1
Pre diabetes
Metabolic Syndrome/X
Insulin requiring Type 2
Carer for someone with diabetes

Referrals

Referral from a doctor is not required unless you are claiming through Veterans Affairs, Workcover or third party insurance.

If you have been in an accident, or suffering a particular problem, your doctor or surgeon may suggest you see a specialist. Ask them to refer you to Atkins Health. We also send comprehensive reports to your doctor to keep them informed.

Fees

Consultation fees can be claimed if you carry extras cover on your private health insurance. For your convenience, we can claim your benefit from most funds automatically on the day of your treatment. We can also provide Medicare rebates.

If you are covered by Workers Compensation or The Department of Veterans Affairs, we can send the accounts directly to these organisations on your behalf.

Bookings

The clinic is open five days a week, from Monday to Friday. We are flexible and will strive to arrange a time that suits you. If you are unable to make an appointment, please let us know in advance so we can free up the time slot for other patients.

  • Tobias Aktins

    Tobias Aktins

    Exercise Physiologist

    Tobias is an accredited Exercise Physiologist whose focus is on improving the overall health, lifestyle, and quality of life for his clients. “I am driven by the notion that our bodies have a desire to be healthy, and believe in doing everything humanly possible to make this happen. I have extensive experience with a wealth of health conditions and am frequently furthering my knowledge with new research.” Tobias has a long history with sport and fitness, representing Queensland in AFL and his university in beach volleyball. His favourite place to be, though, is on top of a snowcapped mountain with a snowboard strapped to his feet!

  • Matt Ternes

    Matt Ternes

    Exercise Physiologist

    Matthew is an Accredited Exercise Physiologist with a strong belief that exercise is the best medicine for preventing and treating chronic disease and musculoskeletal conditions. Matthew has had experience and successes working with multiple musculoskeletal conditions - the most common being back, hip and knee pain. He is currently involved in diabetes and weight management programs and has secondary professional development working with neurological conditions, giving him the foundations to create and establish a Parkinson’s disease program. Matthew is very passionate about improving his client’s health outcomes and reaching their goals.

  • You can expect to receive:

    The best and latest treatment for your specific problem
    Comprehensive explanation of your problem in easy to understand terms
    Personalised recovery / prevention plan for you to implement at home
    Simple solutions to help manage your problem long term

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