Exercise Physiology Team North Sydney
Jonathan ChellasM. Clinical Ex. Phys. & B. Ex. & Sports Sc.
It’s only natural that he has always had a keen interest in the great outdoors and sport, with a career in allied health being a goal from a young age. After completing a Bachelor of Ex. & Sports Sc. at ACU, Jonathan realised his passion for injury rehabilitation and chronic disease management so decided to peruse a Master of Clinical Ex. Phys. Following his studies, Jonathan immediately began practicing as an Exercise Physiologist gaining valuable experience working with a variety of musculoskeletal, neurological, oncological, cardiometabolic, and mental health conditions.
Jonathan believes in setting realistic goals to improve your health and achieve your greatest success. He preaches the Healthfix philosophy regarding the importance of lifestyle change and that there are no short cuts forming habits to maintain on track. Jonathan has a passion for all things outdoors with a particular love for motorcycles, having spent years travelling the country performing stunt shows and winning his respective age class twice in the Australian Trials Championships. Moto trials is a slow speed motorcycle competition where you ride over and around a variety of obstacles requiring balance, skill and concentration.
Think a cross between a tough mudder and Ninja Warrior on motorcycles. He also practices what he preaches and you will find him in his break training himself. · Master of Clinical Exercise Physiology, Australian Catholic University · Bachelor of Exercise and Sports Science, Australian Catholic University · ESSA Accredited Exercise Physiologist & Sports Scientist · Exercise during Pregnancy and the Post-Partum period workshop (ESSA) · First Aid & CPR
After completing a Bachelor of Human Movement (Sport and Exercise Science) at UTS and thereafter a Master’s of Clinical Exercise Physiology, he immediately began practicing as an Exercise Physiologist, gaining valuable experience working with a diverse range of individuals. He has had opportunities working with the following conditions: musculoskeletal, neurological, cardiometabolic, children and adolescents with special needs, elderly and mental health, as well as working extensively with government frameworks including Medicare and DVA. Throughout the last few years, Daniel has invested time into learning and growing his skillset within higher athletic performance environments.
These include internships with the NSWIS and Blacktown City Football Club, both of which provided incredibly insightful and valuable opportunities to learn and develop professionally. These experiences created a passion and desire for complex sporting injuries and various other musculoskeletal pathologies. In his spare time, Daniel has a passion for all things sporting related. He plays Oz-tag, Rugby Union and loves his long distance running and resistance training. Daniel is a big believer in being active and the holistic health benefits that are associated with a balanced lifestyle. Master of Clinical Exercise Physiology, Charles Sturt University · Bachelor of Exercise and Sports Science, University of Technology · ESSA Accredited Exercise Physiologist · First Aid & CPR