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What is Women's Health?
Women's Health Therapy provides rehabilitation services with compassionate and trained professionals who are familiar with the specific needs of women.
SMC offers innovative treatments and therapies, helping women regain their sense well-being and once again enjoy active, satisfying lives.
An evaluation includes an assessment of the individual's posture, range of motion, muscles, nerves, joints, balance, coordination and motor control. Further diagnostic tests are ordered if necessary.
Following an evaluation, a custom treatment plan will be designed to strengthen muscles, improve musculoskeletal function and restore the ability to perform activities of daily living and leisure.
Services offered at SMC:
- Physical Therapy to restore optimal function and reduce pain
- Occupational Therapy to provide skills, support, and recommendations that help women lead more independent daily lives
- Pelvic Floor Rehabilitation to restore optimal function of the pelvic floor muscles and pelvic joints
- Manual Therapy
- Therapeutic Exercise
- Pain Management
- Biomechanical and Postural Training
Common issues treated at SMC Therapy Services include:
Urinary incontinence is a common health issue for many women, and SMC is here to help you. Of the 25-45% in the United States who are affected by this issue, many find relief and assistance through physical therapy. SMC offers women the opportunity to address urinary incontinence through a specific therapy program designed to alleviate the issue.
- Stress incontinence
- Urge incontinence
- Urinary frequency
- Urinary urgency
- Post-bladder surgeries
- Post-urethral surgeries
- Post-cancer surgeries
- Painful bladder syndrome
If your back or pelvic pain from pregnancy worsens while getting up from a chair, rolling in bed, getting in and out of the car, lifting up one leg, or walking, your pain may be caused by pelvic girdle dysfunction.
This common musculoskeletal condition occurs during pregnancy due to strain on the pelvic joint. SMC can assist you in your prenatal physical therapy needs in order to reduce discomfort during pregnancy.
- Pelvic girdle dysfunction
- Episiotomy pain
- Postpartum issues
- Post-C section surgery
Pain below your belly button and above your legs is referred to as pelvic pain and is the result of many different issues, all of which the SMC therapy team can diagnose and treat with an individualized therapy plan.
- Pelvic pain
- Vaginal pain
- Menstrual pain
- Back pain
- Pain during intercourse
- Interstitial cystitis
- Endometriosis pain
- Sacroiliac dysfunctions
- Sexual dysfunction