There are many issues that relate specifically to men in which physical therapy can help. At Peak Physical Therapy & Sports Performance we have dedicated programs for these conditions. The physical therapists within the program have specialized training in men’s health and wellness and can address these needs with individualized care. Please read further to see if Peak Physical Therapy & Sports Performance can help you.
Bladder and Urinary dysfunction: Including: Urinary incontinence, urgency, frequency, hesitancy, and retention, bladder pain, interstitial cystitis (IC), recurrent bladder infections (UTIs)
Bowel dysfunction: Including: constipation, accidental bowel leakage, urgency, rectal pain, irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), ulcerative colitis, abdominal bloating
Pelvic Pain: Including: Myofascial pelvic pain, testicular pain, penile pain, painful erections and orgasm, painful intercourse (dyspareunia), pudendal neuralgia, rectal pain, levator ani syndrome, tailbone pain (coccygodynia).
Prostate Cancer Rehab: Including: Urinary incontinence, Limited and inability to get an erection/orgasm, scar tissue post surgical, HIFU and radiation treatments, reduced core and pelvic floor muscle strength and function
Abdominal and pelvic surgery rehab: Including: Scar tissue pain and restrictions, reduced core strength and function, postural deficits
What to Expect
Physical therapy for men’s health begins with a thorough evaluation to identify the source of the problem. Your therapist will develop an individual treatment plan that may include manual treatments, behavioral modification, nutrition, education and ongoing exercise to ensure the optimum results.
For patients with pelvic dysfunction an assessment of the pelvic floor muscles may be appropriate. This assessment will be performed by a physical therapist with specific training and knowledge of the pelvic floor musculature and determined on a case-by-case basis with patient consent.
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