Our Allied Health Providers

Claire MacGeachy- Accredited Exercise Physiologist/Remedial therapist

Website: adapt-ep.com.au

Claire has been consulting at Tugun Family Medicine for several years on Wednesday and Thursday afternoons.She is an accredited practising exercise physiologist with experience also in nutrition. She graduated from James Cook University in Townsville in 2007 and has been involved in all aspects of clinical care relating to exercise physiology since this time. She has recently qualified also in remedial therapies.

Claire can assist you with advice in the following areas:

o Exercise for Health and well being

o Musculoskeletal rehabilitation

o Weight loss and Management

o Delivery of Health and Lifestyle modification programmes for people with chronic medical conditions

o Diabetes and Pre Diabetes

o Osteoporosis

o Remedial massage

o Exercise for Cardiovascular disease

o Arthritis

o Obesity

o Remedial therapies

Bonnie Hancock-  Accredited practising Dietician

Bonnie is an Accredited Practising Dietitian and an Accredited Nutritionist. She is a member of the Dietitians Association of Australia. She completed a four-year Bachelor of Science in Dietetics at the Griffith University. She joined Tugun Family Medicine early 2017 as a visiting Dietician and consults on Friday afternoons.

She is a keen and competitive Surf Life Saver.

Bonnie can assist you with dietary advice for the following:

  • General healthy eating
  • Weight management
  • Diabetes and pre-diabetes
  • Cardiovascular conditions (e.g. elevated cholesterol)
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS)
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (including the low FODMAPS diet)
  • Diverticular disease, GORD
  • Coeliac disease and food intolerances
  • Liver, gall bladder and kidney conditions
  • Arthritis, gout and osteoporosis
  • Nutrition for the elderly
  • Underweight (advice for those wishing to increase their weight)
  • Vegetarianism
  • Disease management (e.g. cancer, Inflammatory Bowel Disease, post-surgery)
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Jedda Kennedy-Accredited practising Physiotherapist.
Jedda is a highly qualified Physiotherapist and has worked in association with Tugun Family Medicine for many years. She joined our team of allied Health professional in August 2017 and has been a valuable addition to Tugun Family Medicine.
She is available for consultations and treatment on Tuesday, Thursday and Friday.
For appointments please call Tugun Family Medicine on 07 5534 1544