FAQs

Do I need a referral to make an appointment at Revitalize Exercise Physiology + Pilates?

No you don’t require a referral. However, if your payments are to be paid by a 3rd party (ie. Medicare, WorkCover, TAC, DVA or NDIS), you, your coordinator or specialist will be required to complete the corresponding referral form.

 

Workcover/Worksafe – download here
NDIS – download here
TAC – download here

Can I claim a private health rebate for attending Revitalize Exercise Physiology +Pilates?

Yes. Some private health funds recognise Exercise Physiology and Pilates services. Click HERE for the full list. We recommend that you check with your health fund as the rebate will depend on your level of cover.

 

Please quote the below codes:
Initial Consultation – Code 102
Subsequent Consultation – Code 202*
Exercise Physiology Group Class – 502*

Do you offer gym memberships?

Revitalize Exercise Physiology + Pilates has 2 optional weekly memberships (for strength-based classes 1:8 ONLY).

Do I have to do anything before my session at Revitalize Exercise Physiology + Pilates?

Yes. Please complete the ‘Revitalize Intake Form’ which will be sent to you via email with a security code to protect your information. The form will take you 5-7min and you will need your medications list, Medicare card number, DVA or private health insurance policy number and payment details. If you are seeing us through NDIS, Workcover/Worksafe & TAC please fill in all your relevant fields. 

I have been referred by my doctor. What should I bring along to my initial assessment?

Please bring any X-rays, scans and tests relevant to your visit. Furthermore, any referral letters or forms. You will also need to wear comfortable clothing, walking shoes and a drink bottle.

Do you have any exercise equipment at your studios that I could utilise to help achieve my goals?

Yes. Though we are not a gym, we are fully equipped to support your rehabilitation process and have a fully equipped Pilates studio.

Are all of your staff accredited professionals with relevant credentials and insurances?

Yes, we have Accredited Allied Health Specialists and Advanced Pilates Instructors. All of our Exercise Physiologists meet the strict guidelines for full membership, accreditation and insurance with all relevant professional associations in Australia. 

Also our Advanced Pilates instructors hold our highest accreditation and work alongside our exercise physiologists to assist and support you through your personalised program.

Furthermore, the team at Revitalize Exercise Physiology + Pilates are fully accredited with Medicare Australia, WorkCover VIC, Department of Veteran Affairs, NDIS, TAC and All Private Health Funds. 

Is there any public transport available nearby?

Yes there is public transport available nearby. 

For premises 950 Mt.Alexander Rd, Essendon, 3040.

  • Tram 59 – Fletcher St/Napier St stop #41
  • Craigieburn Train – Stop at Essendon Station and a 2min walk
  • Buss 477 – Stop Raleigh St Essendon then 1 min walk
  • Bus 903 – Stop Rose St (Essendon Station) then 2min walk

For premises 162-178 Keilor Rd, Essendon North, 3041.

  • Tram 59 – Cooper St/Keilor Rd stop #50

There are also plenty of uber’s and taxi’s around to help accommodate your
transport needs.

Where do I park when attending your studios?

For premises 950 Mt.Alexander Rd, Essendon, 3040.

  • Parking in the Mt.Alexander Rd slip lane up to 2hrs 
  • Parking on Napier St from 1-2hrs.

For premises 162-178 Keilor Rd, Essendon North, 3041.

  • Off street parking on Duffy St, Essendon North.

Is there Wheelchair access?

For premises 950 Mt.Alexander Rd, Essendon, 3040.

  • NO.

For premises 162-178 Keilor Rd, Essendon North, 3041.

  • YES.

Do you have credit card facilities?

We ask that you fill out our ‘Revitalize Intake Form’ before attending. This will ask for payment details. We do not take payment until authorised. Rebates are done electronically on the spot for Medicare to allow for rebate processing. If you are attending on a regular basis all sessions are charged at 9pm on the evening of your scheduled session.

If I attend regular sessions how do I pay for my session?

If you are attending on a regular basis all sessions are charged at 9pm on the evening of your scheduled session. Please ask our friendly team if you have any further questions about our payment system.  

What happens if I miss my appointment /session?

We will do our best to reschedule your session according to the terms of our cancellation policy.

I’m a local area co-ordinator for an NDIS participant. How do I refer to Revitalize Exercise Physiology + Pilates?

Call us on (03) 9016-3415 or fill in our online patient referral form here to make an initial booking. *We only see plan managed or private paying NDIS clients. 

I’m a local area co-ordinator for a Workcover participant. How do I refer to Revitalize Exercise Physiology + Pilates?

Call us on (03) 9016-3415 or fill in our online patient referral form here to make an initial booking.

I’m a local area co-ordinator for a TAC participant. How do I refer to Revitalize Exercise Physiology + Pilates?

Call us on (03) 9016-3415 or fill in our online patient referral form here to make an initial booking. 

Full List of Private Health Funds that cover Exercise Physiologist services

Click here to see the full list