Pelvic pain affects up to 20% of the population in the U.S. including both men and women.
Pelvic Health Physical Therapy FAQ
What is Pelvic Health PT?
- Pelvic Health Physical Therapists:
- Are specially trained to identify musculoskeletal factors contributing to pain and limitations in order to improve quality of life
- Utilize research based treatment options which may include manual therapy, exercise, biofeedback, and neuromuscular reeducation
- Help to restore normal joint mobility, improve muscular balance and control and teach improved movement patterns
- Empower the patient by teaching them how to help themselves and prevent new injury or problems
Why seek Pelvic Health PT?
- Pelvic Health Therapy Helps to:
- Decrease Pain with daily activities, sexual intercourse, and voiding
- Assist with pregnancy related issues
- Improve Function with bladder control, voiding, and daily activities
- Improve Quality of life following post partum delivery, prostatectomy, bladder surgery, and hysterectomy
Common Conditions Treated
- Urinary Incontinence
- Urinary Urgency & Frequency
- Pelvic & Abdominal Pain
- Chronic Constipation
- Prenatal & Postpartum Care
- Post-Prostatectomy Care