Pelvic Health Physical Therapy

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Pelvic health physical therapy

One in three women and one in five men experience health complications related to difficulties with their pelvic floor muscles. At TriHealth, we offer comprehensive treatment options for both women and men who are experiencing these issues. Our highly trained and caring staff will perform a thorough assessment and then work with you to develop an individualized physical therapy program that will meet your specific needs.

Our program will include:

  • Evaluation, treatment, and personalized goals in collaboration with your Pelvic Health Physical Therapist
  • Instruction in strengthening and stretching exercises to help you maximize the performance of your pelvic floor and surrounding muscles
  • Breathing and relaxation strategies to help relieve pelvic pain or tension
  • Manual therapy techniques to help improve pelvic control to improve with pain or tension
  • Education to assist with bladder retraining and potential behavior modification/lifestyle changes for improved bowel or bladder function
  • Other treatments that may be used:
    • Biofeedback training to help you learn to correctly contract and relax the pelvic floor muscles for improved awareness of your pelvic floor function with activities
    • Electrical stimulation for gentle strengthening of pelvic floor muscles or use for pain control
    • Dry Needling
    • Cupping

Conditions We Treat

  • Pelvic and Lower back pain conditions
  • Pregnancy related pain
  • Post partum return to function
  • Diastasis Rectus Abdominus - learn more
  • Core weakness
  • Urinary or Bowel dysfunction such as leakage, increased frequency, or increased urgency
  • Sexual dysfunction for both females and males
  • Pressure/heaviness in pelvis
  • GI/colorectal conditions
  • Pelvic pain related conditions such as Endometriosis, PCOS, Interstitial Cystitis/Painful Bladder syndrome
  • Post-operative related pelvic issues

To see if you may benefit from a pelvic health physical therapist, ask your physician for a referral or call to make an appointment today.

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