PREGNANCY PHYSIOTHERAPY

COMMON CONDITIONS

  • PGP (Pelvic Girdle Pain)
  • SPD (Symphisis Pubis Dysfunction)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Rib Pain
  • Incontinence

Many women experience pain during pregnancy due to changes in hormone levels, muscle support and posture.



Physiotherapy can help to alleviate these aches and pains. A specialised antenatal physiotherapy assessment is carried out to identify the root of the pain and based on the findings a treatment plan will be devised.

Treatment may include:



  • Manual therapy
  • Exercise to strengthen weak muscles 
  • Prescription of supports/ braces to support joints and muscles
  • Postural correction
  • Advice & Education

 

“Some conditions which develop as a result of pregnancy and delivery may not resolve without treatment. This is why we advise all new mums to avail of our Postnatal Assessment

 

Vista Primary Care Centre, Naas,

Co. Kildare,

W91 DX53

 

 

 

 

 

 

Call

T: 087 932 7912
 

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