Pelvic floor physical therapy is the assessment and treatment of a wide variety of pelvic floor dysfunctions. It is important to know that pelvic floor dysfunctions can affect women after and during pregnancy, but it can also affect the older population, women who have not had children, as well as men. Pelvic floor does not discriminate, it can affect anyone, and there is no need to be embarrassed. This is a very personal type of therapy that you build a close relationship with your therapist, in which trust and respect is of the utmost importance.
So what dysfunctions do we treat in pelvic floor therapy?
Pelvic, genital, and/or tailbone pain
Pain with sex
Interstitial Cystitis/Painful Bladder Syndrome
Pelvic organ prolapse
Pregnancy or postpartum related problems
Pediatric constipation and incontinence
What can you expect with pelvic floor therapy?
Exercises to optimize movement and core stability
Internal and external manual therapy
Self care strategies and education
Personalized home exercise program
We now have therapists with certifications in treating these pelvic floor dysfunctions who are seeing patients at 3 of our locations; Suwanee, Johns Creek, and Cumming. Call 770-962-4043 to set up an evaluation and start taking your life back.