Pregnancy & Post-Partum Care
Pregnancy & Post-Partum Physical Therapy
Freedom Physical Therapists offer specialized services for women who are preparing for, experiencing, or recovering from pregnancy. Let us enhance the joy of your pregnancy experience by helping you through common and treatable conditions that may arise!
Many changes occur in a woman’s body as a result of pregnancy and childbirth. Changes occur due to extra stress on pelvic structures while carrying a child, trauma during labor and delivery, and strain related to caring for a newborn. Our team of female experts provide care to help mothers reach tip top shape and prepare for these changes, as well as recover from them.
Symptoms commonly treated by our therapists include:
- Back and neck pain
- Pelvic or perineal pressure
- Pain with intercourse
- Urinary or fecal incontinence
- Core weakness
- Neck, back and hip stiffness
Treatment approaches are tailored to meet the individualized needs of our patients, and provided in a comfortable and private setting.
Strategies may include:
Manual therapy, pelvic and core strengthening, body mechanics education, stretching, myofascial release, visceral mobilization, Pilates, yoga, biofeedback, electrical stimulation, and modalities.