Women's Health Service

Women’s Health Service

West Limerick Physiotherapy offer a comprehensive Women's Health Service

Our comprehensive Women`s Health Service is now up and running at West Limerick Physiotherapy Clinic.

Conditions Treated by our Women`s Health Service include;

  • Stress and Urge Incontinence
  • Over-Active Bladder
  • Faecal Incontinence
  • Prolapse (mild and moderate)
  • Sexual Dysfunction related to weak Pelvic Floor Muscles
  • Pelvic Pain and Dysfunction (during and after pregnancy )
  • Pubic Symphysis Dysfunction
  • Osteoporosis/Postural advice and treatment
  • Any type of pregnancy-related musculoskeletal dysfunction

A digital internal examination of the Pelvic Floor Muscles can be carried out and the muscle contraction will be graded on The Modified Oxford Scale (Grade 0 to Grade 5). From this assessment the following treatment options are available:

  • Facilitation of the Pelvic Floor Muscles to achieve an improved muscle contraction
  • Manual Therapy and Trigger Point Release of the Pelvic Floor Muscles
  • Vaginal Cones
  • Electrical Stimulation
  • A comprehensive home exercise program of pelvic floor contractions in different positions, crook lying, sitting and standing.
  • Pilates instruction (one-to-one sessions or classes available)

For any more information on our Women`s Health Service, please do not hesitate to contact West Limerick Physiotherapy Clinic on 069 77700.