Courtney Wharton

Accredited Exercise Physiologist
Mount Barker and myPhysioSA Spine

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About Courtney

Courtney completed a Bachelor of Exercise Physiology and Rehabilitation at the University of Canberra. Following her degree Courtney has worked in private practice gaining experience in chronic disease and injury management. Her appreciation and interest in the human body combined with her passion for helping others forms the foundation for choosing to pursue a career in Exercise Physiology. She has a keen interest in Diabetes and aspires to complete a Graduate Certificate in Diabetes Management and Education to then become a Credentialed Diabetes Educator.

Areas of Interest

  • Diabetes
  • Depression, anxiety and PTSD
  • Kidney disease
  • Osteoarthritis


  • Bachelor of Exercise Physiology and Rehabilitation
  • Moving up 2 grades in field hockey after one season
  • Took Salsa lessons and didn’t step on anyone’s toes