Physical Therapy for Pelvic Floor Dysfunction

Male and female patients of all ages with urinary incontinence, fecal incontinence, and pelvic organ prolapse respond very well to physical therapy interventions focusing on regaining optimal muscle function and improving behavioral habits related to pelvic health and body mechanics. With a very promising success rate, Western Berks Physical Therapy offers an alternative option to surgical correction of pelvic floor dysfunction. From incontinence to pelvic pain, we utilize confidential, private, and non-invasive pelvic floor therapy techniques to treat a variety of conditions in male and female patients of all ages, including children.​ Our pelvic floor dysfunction treatment options are covered under most insurances.

Pelvic Floor Dysfunction Treatment For:

  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Fecal Incontinence
  • Constipation
  • Sexual Dysfunction
  • Pelvic Organ Prolapse
  • Bladder Pain
  • Pelvic or Pubic Pain
  • Pain During or After Pregnancy
  • Abdominal Separation
  • Night time Wetting
  • Coccydynia (tailbone pain)
  • Diastasis Recti
  • Dyspareunia
  • Encopresis
  • Enuresis
  • Interstitial cystitis
  • Levator ani syndrome
  • Pelvic floor reconstructions
  • Pubic symphysis separation
  • Vulvodynia
  • Vestibulitis

Treatment Options for Loose, Weak, or Uncontrolled Pelvic Floor Muscles Include:

  • Bladder training, pelvic floor exercises, weights and/or cones to increase strength along with a home massage program.

Treatment Options for Tight, Painful, and Tense Pelvic Floor Muscles Include:​

  • High quality, in depth patient education
  • Dilator Therapy to reduce tension and pain
  • Manual Therapy and massage to reduce tension and pain
  • Perineal surface electrical stimulation and ultrasound
  • TENS/Biofeedback​

Benefits of Pelvic Floor Treatment at Western Berks

All treatments are private and are individually designed after a thorough and compassionate initial evaluation to establish your goals. Treatments are typically once a week, last about 60 minutes, and are covered by most insurance plans. Our clients have had positive gains with skilled physical therapy, graded by decreased pain, increased function, and an improved quality of life, often without medications or surgery.

  • Personalized pelvic floor treatment plan developed and delivered by a highly trained Pelvic Floor Specialist.
  • Customized pelvic floor muscle exercise program.
  • 1 on 1 private treatment sessions providing education, advice and support for the best possible outcome.
  • Confidential, Private Treatment Rooms
  • Insurance Covered Treatment
  • Bilingual staff (English, Spanish, Vietnamese & Hindi)
  • Convenient, Close by Parking

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PELVIC PREHAB

Just like with orthopedic surgeries, ‘Pelvic PreHab’ or preoperative pelvic physical therapy encourages proper muscle function prior to surgery. Through promoting optimal bladder, bowel and sexual function before and after surgery, our expert team of specialists deliver high quality long-lasting outcomes.

Who can benefit from preoperative pelvic physical therapy?

Male and female patients of all ages with urinary incontinence, fecal incontinence, and low-grade pelvic organ prolapse respond very well to physical therapy interventions focusing on regaining optimal muscle function and improving behavioral habits related to pelvic health and body mechanics.Preoperative physical therapy or PreHab is appropriate for patients of any age who are undergoing surgery. The most common use of pelvic prehabilitation occurs prior to a:

  • Vaginal or Pelvic Surgery
  • Colorectal Surgery
  • Abdominal Surgery
  • Hysterectomy
  • Sling procedure
  • Prolapse repair
  • Prostatectomy

What To Expect:

  • A thorough and compassionate evaluation to establish your goals.
  • Personalized pelvic floor treatment plan developed and delivered by a highly trained Pelvic Floor Specialist.
  • Customized pelvic floor muscle exercise program.
  • 1 on 1 private treatment sessions providing education, advice and support for the best possible outcome.

After Surgery:

After surgery we look forward to helping you recover as quickly and safely as possible. Our coordination of your PreHab program allows us to play a more active and valuable role in your long-term recovery and post-operative physical rehabilitation.

Does insurance cover preoperative physical therapy?

Both pre-operative rehabilitation and post-operative rehabilitation therapies are covered by most major insurance policies because research has shown that these programs can help reduce complications and shorten recovery times.

Make an Appointment

Contact our facility today and find out how our physical therapy services can help you recover. We proudly serve residents in Robesonia, Wyomissing, Laureldale and the surrounding areas.​