Pelvic Health and Rehabilitation

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Pelvic Health Dysfunction

The pelvic floor is made up of muscles and other tissues that can contribute to pelvic health dysfunction when they become too tight, weak, overworked, etc. Due to the sophisticated anatomy and multiple functions of the pelvic region, the underlying cause of pelvic health dysfunction can be complex, and often the entire body must be treated as a whole.

Live Life Unlimited

Millions of Americans suffer with pelvic health dysfunction, but many don't feel comfortable talking about it. Our physical therapists are specially trained to use evidence-based techniques to evaluate and treat the multi-faceted condition of pelvic floor dysfunction. They understand the impact your symptoms can have on your life and want to help. They will answer your questions and design an individualized treatment regimen geared towards your specific needs to get you living life without limits.

Common Diagnoses We Treat

  • Bladder problems
  • Bowel problems
  • Incontinence
  • Pediatric pelvic health and bed wetting
  • Pelvic pain
  • Pelvic organ prolapse
  • Postpartum
  • Post-surgical rehabilitation

 

 

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If you have a health need right now, then it deserves our attention right now. Whether you want to see us virtually or in person, don’t delay your care. We are ready for you.

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