What is Women's Health and Continence Physiotherapy?
Physiotherapy for pelvic floor dysfunction is a niche area of physical rehabilitation, which involves the treatment of bladder and bowel control issues, sexual pain disorders, prolapse, pregnancy-related musculoskeletal issues and chronic pelvic pain. Women's Health and Continence, as well as pelvic floor therapy, is for both men and women.
Rachel, our women's health expert, has been specialising in pelvic floor dysfunction since 2008 and has worked across a myriad of different settings.
What can WH+C Physiotherapists treat?
Leaking or urine with sneezing, coughing or exercising? Urgency and rushing to the toilet? Problems with urination? WH+C specialises in bladder function and recovery Read more...
Can't control your wind production? Leaking faeces or rushing urgently to the toilet? Constipated or struggling to empty fully? WH+C physiotherapy specialises in bowel function and recovery.
Pressure down below? Newfound difficulty with emptying your bowels or bladder? Pelvic organ prolapse doesn't have to rule your life. WH+C physiotherapy may be the answer.
Pelvic floor and Pain
OUCH! Pelvic pain can strike in the most unthinkable of times. Struggling with intercourse due to pain? Can't get comfortable in bed, or in your chair, or while driving? WH+C physiotherapy is perfect for combatting your unrelenting pelvic pain. Read more...
Pre / Post Surgery
Have you recently had surgery for pelvic organ prolapse, or hysterectomy? Newborn delivered via caesar? Not sure if you need surgery and want more answers? WH+C physiotherapy is the go-to for all surgical repairs of pelvic conditions.
Pregnancy is an incredible experience, but can leave your body a little worse for wear. No dramas, book in for some WH+C physiotherapy to help you get your abdominal and pelvic floor muscles working again. This therapy is perfect for both pre and post pregnancy. Read more...
... and so much more! WHC physiotherapy will have you strain-free and feeling fine in no time. Physiotherapist's are also qualified in dry needling, pilates, hydrotherapy and exercise prescription. Rachel is also qualified in Myotherapy and Visceral Manipulation, which are therapies available to you at our clinic. These adjuncts may be the perfect holistic approach to your problems.
How does it all work?
They also give a little bit of homework, usually exercises. These are are designed to decrease pain, improve strength and restore function, and are vital to your recovery.
Okay, so now what?
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Wait, there's STILL MORE?
Yep! We're so convinced you'll love physio, that we even offer a FREE initial assessment. This appointment is a 15 minute, no-obligation assessment where you can explore how physiotherapy could benefit you. If you love it, we'll even treat you for half price, right then and there!