Meet the SSEP Team

Our Exercise Physiologists are all accredited with ESSA and are passionate about sport performance, recovery and rehabilitation.
Find out more about our team and how you can contact them.
Nikki Lodge, Accredited Exercise Physiologist with SSEP Sydney Sports and Exercise Physiology in Sydney


Nikki Lodge

Accredited Exercise Physiologist

Sydney West Sports Medicine, Rooty Hill NSW 2766

Nikki’s Story

Graduating from the University of Sydney in 2010, Nikki has since had the experience of working in a diverse range of environments from private clinics, hospitals, industrial onsite locations, and alongside a number sporting teams such as the Parramatta Eels.

Nikki has a particular interest in the delivery of exercise for chronic disease prevention and management, musculoskeletal rehabilitation (including pre and post-operatively), weight loss/management, sports specific training or general health and wellbeing advice.

Nikki Lodge.

Accredited Exercise Physiologist


Exercise Physiology – Sydney University


Accredited Exercise Physiologist, Exercise and Sports Science Australia (ESSA)

Registered provider through Medicare Australia and Work Cover NSW


Exercise and Sports Science Australia (ESSA)



Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation


Chronic Disease Prevention


Pre and Post Operative Rehab


Weight Loss and Management


Sports Specific Training


Long Term Wellbeing

Nikki’s Approach to Exercise Physiology

Nikki is a registered Provider through Medicare Australia, the Department of Veterans’ Affairs and Work Cover NSW. She is passionate about providing the appropriate support, education and management for patients with complex and/or chronic conditions and injuries such as cardiovascular disease, diabetes, osteoporosis, mental health problems, cancer, arthritis, pulmonary disease, neuromuscular disorders and more.

Nikki is experienced at working within the WorkCover system and with larger corporate companies to assist with:

  • providing training in safe manual handling practices
  • implementing injury prevention programs
  • functional capacity and musculoskeletal assessments.

Nikki instructs weekly group Diabetes classes to assist both Pre-diabetics and Diabetics with controlling their condition. She also takes group hydrotherapy classes for those with musculoskeletal injuries and chronic lower back pain with great outcomes.

Outside of the clinic Nikki enjoys playing Oztag, has more than 15 years’ experience as a Dancer and is a competitive Equestrian Rider.

Nikki is available at Sydney West Sports Medicine, a newly established specialist multidisciplinary Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation Clinic in Western Sydney.


Get In Touch

Book an Appointment

Talk to Nikki at our Rooty Hill clinic. Call 02 9851 5959

Or call one of our other convenient Exercise Physiology locations around Sydney