The Center for Pelvic Floor and Core Rehabilitation Program Includes:
All patients receive a private and thorough one hour evaluation including an internal examination by a licensed physical therapist with specialized training in treating the muscles of the pelvic floor.
Pelvic floor muscle strengthening has been shown to reduce the effects of incontinence, organ prolapse, and many other conditions specific to women.
Patients are provided with and educated on tools for bladder retraining, behavior/lifestyle changes, therapeutic exercise and modalities to improve quality of life.
The physical therapist is trained in manual treatment techniques, use of biofeedback for muscle retraining, and therapeutic exercise to address many of the symptoms associated with pelvic pain and incontinence.
Physical therapy is recommended as a first-line treatment for stress and urge incontinence.
Physical Therapy can be provided to men and women who are experiencing the following:
Dyspareunia (pain with penetration)
Pudendal Nerve Entrapment
The Pelvic Health Program is currently offered at the following locations:West Chester Center, Clifton-Dixmyth, Norwood-Urology Group, Florence Center, Crestview Hills/ Chapel Place Center, and Montgomery Center.
Please call 513.701.6100 for more information or to schedule your Pelvic Health appointment.