Pediatric Pelvic Floor Therapy

Potty training for any family is rarely described as an easy process. Yet when the child also struggles with functional constipation (no signs of abnormalities physically, seems to be of functional cause) and/or encopresis (involuntary defecation) it turns into a frustrating process that is difficult to get a handle on. Other factors and diagnosis thatContinue reading “Pediatric Pelvic Floor Therapy”

What is Pelvic Physical Therapy?

What is pelvic physical therapy? Pelvic physical therapy is a specialization within physical therapy that addresses musculoskeletal dysfunction of the muscles of the pelvic floor as well as the muscles stabilizing the hips and core. Dysfunction in these muscles can lead to urinary or fecal incontinence, constipation, pelvic pain (including pain with sexual activity), difficultyContinue reading “What is Pelvic Physical Therapy?”