Specialized Women's Physical Therapy, LLC
Women's Pelvic Health & Pelvic Floor Dysfunction
7825 Tuckerman Lane, # 211 Potomac, Maryland 20854 301/785-5479
Group Pelvic Floor/Pelvic Health classes - Next session - 3 Wednesdays - Jan 15, Jan 22 & Feb 5, 2020 ( See EVENTS)
I help women during and after pregnancy reduce urine leakage, pain with intimacy and pelvic pain so they can confidently return to normal activities, intimacy and a high level of exercise while preventing surgery, the use of medication and avoiding extra trips to the doctor’s office!
Our Women’s Health Program offers a personalized and holistic approach for the female client with musculo-skeletal problems, pelvic pain, pain with intercourse, urinary and fecal incontinence, constipation, pelvic organ prolapse, pregnancy, post partum and post-surgical problems. Our individualized programs provide a thorough assessment in a comfortable environment focusing on the special needs of women.
What is a Women's Health Physical Therapist?
As defined by the American Physical Therapy Association- Section on Women's Health:
What does a Women´s Health PT do?
The emphasis of the health sciences on fitness and wellness has brought to women’s attention a need to pay closer attention to their bodies during recreation, work and throughout life. Many physical therapists have specialized training which will benefit women with a variety of medical conditions. These therapists use every facet of their physical therapy training to evaluate and treat female clients, promoting and enhancing health through the lifespan. All treatments are individually designed after a thorough evaluation.
APTA Members provide the latest evidence-based physical therapy services to everyone from childbearing women to peri-menopausal mothers, seniors to the young athletes, to women with incontinence or other pelvic health complications.