Collaboration is one of Longevity’s core values, which has led us to taking a multidisciplinary approach to achieve great client results.

Today, we ask Simon, the most recent new graduate Exercise Physiologist to join our team in Neutral Bay, how his experience at Longevity has shaped his perspective on the role of collaboration in the world of health and fitness.

I graduated with a degree in Exercise Physiology from The University of Sydney, initially stepping into the health and fitness arena as a personal trainer and mobile fitness business owner. Joining Longevity three months ago as an Exercise Physiologist has been transformative, broadening my perspective on the role of an EP and refining my approach to achieving optimal results for our diverse clientele.

Longevity’s philosophy stands out by surpassing the conventional approach of merely addressing only the problem presented in front of us. Instead, we prioritise a proactive strategy centred on preventing future issues and enhancing day-to-day functional performance. This distinctive approach sharply contrasts with the reactive nature of traditional healthcare, as we shine a light on long-term health behavior and prevention, contributing significantly to an improved overall quality of life for our clients.

However, what truly sets Longevity apart is our unwavering commitment to collaboration. Positioned as the central hub of your health journey, we cultivate strong connections with other healthcare practitioners, including GPs, specialists, and allied health professionals. This collaborative effort allows us to receive valuable insight and craft personalised and comprehensive plans tailored specifically to your needs

Our commitment to collaboration at Longevity goes beyond mere coordination—it ensures a seamless flow of information and consistency in your health management. This proactive approach means you won’t have to worry about mixed messaging between practitioners. For instance, if you’ve recently visited a physiotherapist before a Longevity session and find yourself unsure about their recommendations, rest assured that we will go straight to the source.

Our dedicated team will ensure we have all the information needed to keep you on track, bridging the gap between various healthcare professionals to provide you with a comprehensive and well-informed health plan.

This level of communication is not just a practice for us; it’s a commitment to your continuity of care and achieving optimal results.

This collaborative ethos also extends internally within the Longevity team. We believe in leveraging the collective expertise of our professionals to provide you with the best possible outcomes.

As one of the largest Exercise Physiology-based practices in Australia, our team of over 40 Exercise Physiologists  boasts over 130 years of combined experience in Exercise Physiology and Exercise Science. When you book a session with a Longevity Exercise Physiologist, you not only benefit from their individual expertise but tap into a vast pool of knowledge.

Transitioning from my previous role as a sole trader to becoming part of the Longevity team has been a revelation. Working within this environment has allowed me to witness firsthand how our collaborative approach at Longevity is truly the key to achieving the best results for our clients. Being part of a wider team has opened my eyes to the synergies and insights that arise when experienced professionals come together to pool their knowledge. I now recognise the strength in unity and the invaluable benefits that arise from being part of a team dedicated to elevating the standard of care in the realm of Exercise Physiology.

Collaboration at Longevity isn’t just a principle; it’s the bedrock of our success. By fostering open lines of communication and teamwork, we ensure that your journey toward improved health and fitness is supported by a network of professionals dedicated to your well-being. At Longevity, collaboration isn’t merely a point of difference; it’s a promise of a more effective and holistic approach to your health and well-being. 

Looking for a health professional to go above and beyond? Call  Longevity Exercise Physiology Drummoyne, EdgecliffMarrickvilleCastle HillRandwickPymbleKingsgrove, Neutral Bay and Coburg on 1300 964 002 to learn more.

Written By Simon Torpy