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Pelvic Health

Pelvic Health
Elizabeth Johnston PT, DPT is treating a variety of bladder and sexual dysfunctions, as well as pelvic pain, through the asessment and rehabilitation of the pelvic floor and related body areas. She has received her specialty training in managing pelvic floor dysfunction through the Herman & Wallace Institute.

What is pelvic floor physical therapy / pelvic rehabilitation?

Pelvic rehabilitation is a non-surgical approach to rehabilitation of pelvic floor dysfunctions that contribute to bowel, bladder, sexual health, and pain complaints. A “pelvic floor physical therapist” assesses the muscles of your pelvis and related areas and uses a variety of interventions to optimize the pelvic floor’s function.

What does pelvic rehabilitation treat?

Urinary incontinence (urge, stress, or mixed types)
Urinary urgency, frequency, or hesitancy
Pelvic organ prolapse (cystocele, rectocele, uterine prolapse)
Chronic pelvic pain
Vulvar pain
Interstitial Cystitis (IC)/Painful Bladder Syndrome (PBS)
Dysparenuria
Vaginismus
Pelvic floor muscle weakness or tension
Low back, sacroiliac joint, pubic, or coccyx pain
Pregnancy-related and postpartum musculoskeletal complaints
Diastasis recti
Myofascial restrictions and impaired scar mobility
And much more!

 

 

For more information or to schedule an evaluation, call 952-512-2470 or email Elizabeth Johnston at elizabeth.johnston@osrpt.com