Accredited Exercise Physiologist (AEP, ESSAM), Director at Pear Exercise Physiology,
Women's Health Expert (ESSA), International Women's Day Award Winner 2018
Bachelor of Clinical Exercise Physiology
Esme opened Pear Exercise Physiology in 2014 to provide specialist Exercise Physiologist services in Women's Health in Brisbane. When she isn't seeing clients, Esme also teaches with ACU, Exercise & Sports Science Australia (ESSA) & The Women's Health Collective around Australia.
She is passionate about working with women, and helping improve the care that women receive through pregnancy, the 4th trimester postpartum, and in rehabilitation after cancer.
Esme loves to work with clients and patients of all ages & abilities, especially
- pelvic floor dysfunction
- chronic back and pelvic pain
- pregnancy journey, including optimal foetal positioning
- diabetes management
- cancer rehabilitation
Her goals work are to help women move without pain, enjoy moving everyday and use movement as medicine in managing their health.
Accredited Exercise Physiologist (AEP, AES, ESSAM), Level 2 Pilates Instructor,
Currently studying Physiotherapy at Griffith University
Nicole is a passionate advocate of women’s health and well-being. Her goals are to provide high standard exercise delivery, increasing well-being and managing complex medical issues through active therapies. She has a background in classical ballet including 4 years training at The Australian Ballet School. She commenced Pilates at the age of 8 years old as part of her own rehabilitation journey. This comprehensive training made Nicole highly aware of the human physiology and the benefits of exercise rehabilitation at an early age.
Nicole joined Pear Exercise Physiology in 2016 and has since returned to university to complete a Bachelor of Physiotherapy to increase her scope and services that she can provide to women.
Nicole loves a challenge and assisting clients with:
Accredited Exercise Physiologist (AEP, AES, ESSAM), Bachelor of Clinical Exercise Physiology
Annika is an enthusiastic Exercise Physiologist with a passion for Women’s Health. She supports all women by educating better understanding and management of their condition and lifestyle, whilst restoring and optimising physical function through exercise.
Annika has experience working with pelvic floor dysfunction, abdominal separation, pre and post-natal, pelvic & lower back pain. She also has a special interest in musculoskeletal rehabilitation and has a range of experience working with pre and post operative management, injury prevention and rehab, and general upper and lower extremity muscular dysfunctions.
Annika’s love of sport and exercise is what drives her passion for health and well-being. She is committed to delivering high quality services, prescribing the best rehabilitation plans based on her clients’ goals.
Accredited Exercise Physiologist (AEP, ESSAM), Master of Clinical Exercise Physiology, Bachelor of Health Science (Sports & Exercise Science), Diploma of Remedial Massage.
Jess has spent the last 8 years working and studying within health science, gaining experience with a variety of clientele from strength and endurance athletes, acute rehabilitation, chronic health and ageing populations.
Jess has a passion for women’s health, finding joy from helping woman of all ages feel strong and confident within their own bodies. Being a mother of two young girls herself, Jess strives to help other woman experience the many benefits that exercise and a healthy lifestyle can have for women pre and post-natal, including improved mood states, energy levels, and body confidence.
Jess’s background in sport includes soccer, touch football, rugby union and representing Australia in powerlifting. From these experiences, Jess has developed a sharp eye for technique and ensures all clients she works with are confident with basic movement patterns before progressing exercises, to avoid injury and set the foundations for optimal strength and function.
Certified NurtureLife Pregnancy Massage Practitioner & Remedial Massage Therapist
Renee is a mum of 4 and passionate women's health massage therapist. Renee studied the diploma of Remedial Massage with Evolve College and studied to become a Certified NurtureLife Pregnancy Massage Practitioner with Pregnancy Massage Australia -PMA.
Renee continues to further her knowledge and skills by attending workshops & courses, most recently advanced workshops in Postnatal Massage, Partner Training, Massage for Labour & Infant Massage.