Posts made in April, 2015

Abdominal Pain, Adhesions, Belching, Constipation, Pelvic Floor Dyssynergia all Improving with Pelvic Physical Therapy

Posted by on Apr 21, 2015 in Pelvic Organ Prolapse

CT scan with contrast reveals pelvic organ prolapse, renal cysts, history of sigmoid resection and internal rod fixation, small and large colon filled with air, and angulation of bowel loops suggestive of more adhesions. This patient has had treatment with us consisting of visceral mobilization, myofascial release and other advanced manual therapies, sEMG biofeedback, pelvic floor rehab, toilet posture/habit and diet retraining, stress reduction techniques, and neuromuscular re-education. Belching is significantly less, dyssynergia is 60% improved so far, reduced abdominal bloating, improved...

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Patient with 9 Fingers Width Diastasis Recti (Separation of the Rectus Abdominus Muscles) Reduced to 2.5 Fingers Width with Expert Physical Therapy

Posted by on Apr 20, 2015 in Diastasis recti

After vaginal delivery of singleton following twins, this patient came to us having undergone the Tuppler technique for months. Convinced she would likely need surgery I told her we have had terrific success with this diagnosis using manual therapies, prescriptive exercises, abdominal binders, and taping techniques. Within 10 weeks of being seen once a week at our practice and compliance with her home program, she is achieving her goal. We are thrilled for her! See her before (already reduced to six fingers width) and after images. Diastasis Recti can be measured along the linea alba...

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Just attended the Consensus Conference on Vulvovaginal Pain Nomenclature with worldwide experts in the field

Posted by on Apr 9, 2015 in Company Philosophy, Office News

Our mission is to update terminology to better serve patients. Musculoskeletal-related factors were represented well, heard, respected, and added!                                                                                        ...

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