Services Overview

The Pelvic Health Center offers services in physical therapy, sexual health education and consultation, and somatic bodywork and education. 

 

Common Conditions Treated:

What To Expect At Your Appointment:

Every Evaluation Will Include:

  • Review of your past medical history, pertinent history related to your concern, and your goals for treatment
  • Functional movement screen which may include such aspects as walking, squatting, or looking at the range of motion of different joints of the body
  • Education on aspects related to your concern and your care, examples include education on anatomy, posture, movement, sexual health, etc.
     

Other Common Evaluation Tools (not performed at every evaluation or treatment session):

  • Manual exam of the external or internal pelvic floor to assess for overly tight muscles, inability to recruit the appropriate muscles, etc.
  • Discussion on factors that may be influencing your particular concern such as social, psychological, or behavioral
  • Measurements of blood pressure, respiration rate, or heart rate
  • Neurological screening to rule out other potential areas of concern
     

What To Expect With Treatment (not performed at every evaluation or treatment session):

  • Manual therapies of massage, trigger point/myofascial release, muscle isolation or recruitment, stretching
  • Education, movement exercises, or written exercises 
  • Biofeedback to illustrate muscle recruitment and utilization
  • Therapeutic principles such as cognitive behavioral therapy, journaling, questionnaires, or talk therapy
  • Somatic bodywork including scar tissue remediation, visceral release, or body mapping