Medical Services - Brisbane, QLD
Fitgenes uses DNA testing to identify a person's genetic predispositions with regard to fitness, health and nutrition.
This information is combined with combined with health and risk assessments to deliver personalised, targeted health and wellness programs designed to help patients maximise their health potential. Fitgenes works through degree qualified practitioners to deliver their programs.
Fitgenes has corporate offices in Brisbane and Melbourne, Australia with certified practitioners located throughout Australia, New Zealand, Malaysia, Singapore, and Hong Kong and the United States.
What we do:
Fitgenes assists people of all ages to improve their general fitness, health and nutrition using the emerging scientific technology of genetic profiling and Nutrigenomics;
We are a leader in the area of personalised and genome-based healthcare.
Patients of our programs typically experience many positive outcomes as a direct result of undertaking a Fitgenes personalised health and wellness program, some of which include:
Improved ability to optimise their health and fitness;
Enhanced personal understanding of ‘what it takes to maintain a healthy life’;
Removing the frustration and guesswork associated with addressing health and fitness goals; and
Increased energy and vitality combined with sustainable weight loss (the trend of increased obesity across most age groupings is a recognised major health issue in the Australian and global societies).
With respect to genetic profiling, Fitgenes focuses only on the genes directly associated with the physiological functioning of the body for improving fitness, health and nutrition - as it is now possible to use genetic profiling combined with health and risk assessment to proactively target lifestyle-related health issues such as:
Fitness and exercise.
The Fitgenes philosophy is that by knowing a person’s genetic predispositions with regard to fitness, health and nutrition, combined with health and risk assessments, our practitioners can deliver personalised, targeted health and wellness programs designed to help patients maximise their health potential.