Tailored Physical Therapy for Pelvic Floor Dysfunction

Pelvic floor dysfunction will affect up to 20 percent of people at some point in their lives. An even larger percentage (50 percent) of women over the age of 55 suffer from this type of dysfunction. Depending upon the severity of the problem, it can significantly reduce the individual’s quality of life.

Physical therapy can help patients overcome some of the problems associated with pelvic floor dysfunction and return them to normal function. At In Touch NYC Physical Therapy, our skilled PTs craft personalized treatment plans that address your specific needs.

Symptoms and Causes of Pelvic Floor Dysfunction

When the supportive structures of the pelvis weaken or are damaged, pelvic floor dysfunctions can appear. Symptoms can include difficulty having a bowel movement, leaking urine or stool, pain during sex, difficulty maintaining an erection, pain in the vagina or rectum, pelvic pain, or bladder pain.

Some of the most common causes of pelvic floor dysfunction are the following:

  • Pelvic pain
  • Postpartum PFDs
  • Pregnancy
  • Age / Obesity

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  • External Pelvic Floor
  • Pelvic pain
  • Postpartum pelvic floor dysfunction
  • Pregnancy

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