Women's Health Physiotherapy

womens-physiotherapy

Women’s Health Physiotherapy relates to management of conditions specifically affecting women during all ages and life stages including child bearing years, post menopause and older age. At RMPhysio, we offer individual, private consultations for pelvic floor treatment and specific women’s health conditions.

Our Women’s Health Physiotherapist can assist you with education, prevention and management of pelvic floor, bladder and bowel dysfunction, musculoskeletal conditions and safe exercise both during the childbearing years and beyond, through to the mature years.

Including:

  • Stress urinary Incontinence (‘loss of urine’)
  • Urinary urgency and frequency
  • Bowel function including constipation, urgency and frequency
  • Chronic constipation or difficulty emptying the bowel
  • Pelvic pain including dyspareunia and vaginismuses
  • Pelvic organ prolapse
  • Difficulty performing pelvic floor exercises
  • Musculoskeletal conditions and pain in pregnancy
  • Exercise in pregnancy
  • Pelvic floor education and prevention
  • Return to normal bladder and bowel function after birth
  • Return to normal exercise after birth
  • ‘Safe’ exercise to maintain health and protect the pelvic organs
  • General health and fitness advice
  • Pre and post gynae surgery management
  • Exercise in the mature years
  • Classes on “pelvic floor role in posture, support and continence”

Perimenopause or post menopause

  • Pelvic floor muscle dysfunction
  • Bone density
  • General health and fitness advice

Gynaecological or urological surgery

  • Pre-surgery education and strengthening programs
  • Post surgical rehabilitation
  • Post surgical scarring and pain

Prevention

  • Achieving optimal pelvic floor, bladder and bowel health
  • Engage in safe and appropriate exercise to maintain health and protect the pelvic organs

To make an appointment, or for more information, contact (07) 3161 2837