Exercise Physiologist

An Exercise Physiologist has been defined by ESSA as “a university qualified allied health professional who specialises in the delivery of exercise, lifestyle and behavioural modification programs.  These programs are designed  for the prevention and management of chronic diseases and injuries. Exercise Physiologists provide physical activity and behaviour change support for clients with conditions such as cardiovascular disease, diabetes, osteoporosis, depressions, cancer, arthritis, COPD and many more.”

Matt Wratten

Healthsmart Matt WrattenI am tertiary qualified Exercise Physiologist on Queensland’s Gold Coast and an Accredited Exercise Physiologist with Exercise and Sport Science Australia (ESSA).  In the last 20 years as an Exercise Physiologist I have gained a wealth of experience in managing musculo skeletal injuries and chronic diseases. I work with local GP’s, Specialists, Physiotherapists and other health professionals assisting patients manage and improve their health, condition and wellness.


I am a registered provider for

  • Medicare Australia
  • DVA
  • Workcover Qld
  • Workcover NSW
  • Comcare
  • Worksafe Victoria

I have always had a philosophy of practicing what I preach and never expect anything of my clients I will not do myself. However, I enjoy living a healthy, active lifestyle but not without some indulgences as life could be boring without them! As I always tell my clients it is all about balance!

Exercise Physiologist Services

Healthsmart Exercise Physiology is able to offer the following services