Women's Health Physiotherapy

Women’s Health is a specialised field of Physiotherapy that focuses on female health related problems.

These include:

  • Constipation
  • Pelvic floor injury and dysfunction
  • Pelvic organ prolapse
  • Preparation for, and recovery after, gynaecological surgery
  • Problems with bladder and bowel control
  • Problems with sexual intercourse

 What does Women’s Health Physiotherapy involve?

Our specialist in women’s health physiotherapy are trained to have specialist knowledge and skills to help with the following:

  • Assess your pelvic floor function and teach you how to carry out pelvic floor muscle exercises correctly
  • Help you prepare for and recover after gynaecological surgery, and return to normal activity
  • Offer advice on activities and exercise that may strain your pelvic floor
  • Offer advice on bladder retraining and fluid management
  • Offer guidance on desensitising and massaging painful scar tissue following childbirth or gynaecological surgery
  • Teach correct defecation techniques for healthy bowel habits

We have a dedicated Physiotherapist - Riette Vosloo, who specialises in women's health physiotherpay, to download more information please click here.