Exercise Specialist

The Exercise Specialist will accept requests to work with patients to assess current abilities, provide education around the importance of exercise and provide a program specific to the individual health concerns of the patient. Individual or group options can be requested.

Supervised group exercise program: Patients referred to group exercise programs will be assessed and placed in a group program for up to 8 sessions. Patients suitable for group include those with chronic conditions who may need some additional support to get active. The GLA:D program (GoodLife with osteoArthritis in Denmark, GLA:D Canada) will be offered to patients who have hip and knee osteoarthritis to help manage their symptoms of pain and loss of function.

The Exercise Specialist works at the centralized Leduc PCN office; in order to access the services of our Exercise Specialist, please talk to your family doctor.