Pelvic Health Program
Millions of women and men suffer from pelvic floor dysfunction which can lead to urinary and/or bowel incontinence and pelvic pain. Pregnancy, childbirth, chronic constipation, chronic coughing, surgery, trauma and aging can cause pelvic floor muscle weakness, incoordination and tension. Pelvic Health Therapy may help!
At Providence, we understand the intimacy of these issues. Our specialty-trained Physical and Occupational Therapists are passionate about providing one-on-one care and individualized treatment programs in a private and comfortable environment. Treatment can often address the cause of issues and improve your confidence and quality of life. Our goal is to provide you with expert care with plenty of patient education, so you're at ease right from the start.
Conditions Treated by Pelvic Health Therapists
The physical and occupational therapists at Providence provide expert treatment for pelvic floor dysfunction for men and women and prenatal/postpartum care for women. Here are some of the many conditions we treat:
- Difficulty tolerating a pelvic examination
- Pelvic pain
- Low back pain during pregnancy
- Weakened core strength or discomfort following delivery or abdominal surgeries
- Discomfort during or following sexual intimacy
- Loss of bowel/bladder control when coughing, laughing or sneezing
- Chronic constipation
- Frequent urination