1046 Howitt Street Wendouree
03 5335 3200

Chris Byrne

Chris Byrne

Chris Byrne
About Chris
Bachelor of Applied Science, Exercise Science. Grad Dip, Exercise Rehabilitation. Masters of Applied Science, Exercise Rehabilitation

Chris is an Exercise Physiologist with over twenty years’ experience with a special interest in musculoskeletal and neurological trauma rehabilitation. He has worked extensively in the rehabilitation of complex conditions including musculoskeletal injuries and post-surgical rehabilitation, traumatic brain injury, stroke and concussion. Chris is currently a Senior Exercise Physiologist and team leader of Exercise Physiology at Epworth Rehabilitation.

Chris is also an accredited Sport Scientist and has vast experience working in elite sports rehabilitation and elite athletic preparation. Chris believes in thorough assessment and clinical decision making, in order to implement an individualised and targeted therapy regime. He has highly advanced exercise prescription skills and knowledge, allowing him to apply innovative and adaptive exercises.

Chris also has a strong interest in the provision of quality clinical education. He has lectured in Physiotherapy and Exercise Physiology programs at several Australian universities and conducted numerous clinical education workshops over a twenty year period.

...and a little more!

Chris has a keen interest in cycling & all things bikes. He also enjoys his regular surfing exploits with his daughter Astrid.


Howitt St Clinic

  • Due to COVID 19 Chris is not available.

Chris Offers:



Lake Health Group have ceased group exercise classes as of Thursday 6th August in line with government legislative requirements relating to Stage 3 COVID19  restrictions in regional Victoria.

Closure of the gym and Pilates area as well as cessation of groups is for a minimum of 6 weeks at this stage and relates to small exercise groups as well as the GLAD arthritis program.

For people in group classes please arrange for a one on one appointment with Josh or Jamie for them to construct a home program. For those currently doing GLAD with Lachie or Jasper this can continue but only in a 1 on 1 consultation basis.

We apologise for any inconvenience but your safety and that of all our clients and staff at Lake Health Group is our highest priority. We will continue to update you on the status of the gym and groups via social media, our website and our newsletter.


If you are showing flu like symptoms including:

Sore throat



Shortness of breath

OR have travelled overseas and/or been in close contact with someone who is a confirmed coronavirus case within the last two weeks.

Please do not come into the clinic and call 5335 3200 to cancel your appointment.

This is extremely important for the health of all clients and staff.

We thank you for your patience at this time.

Updated 2nd  July 2020