Women's health

What is Women’s Health?

Women’s Health is a specialisation within physiotherapy practice, focusing on the assessment and treatment of pelvic floor dysfunction and bodily changes due to pregnancy and menopause.

Our Women’s Health Service

Annabel Butler is our Leap Health go-to physiotherapist for women’s health services including; continence issues, pre and post natal pelvic floor assessments, pregnancy related pain conditions (e.g. pelvic pain, back pain) and abdominal separation concerns (rectus diastasis).Whilst all physiotherapists have a basic knowledge and understanding of this area of practice, Annabel’s interested has sparked her to engage in additional training in women’s health, increasing her depth of knowledge and utilise evidence based best practice.She is also able to guide you with safe pre and post natal exercises, to ensure the function of your pelvic floor is optimised during and after pregnancy. Having a physiotherapist input to help care for your pelvic floor before, during and after pregnancy can give you peace of mind and a sense of control over your body. Annabel practices in our New Town clinic. Please contact this clinic directly for appointments or any further information.

Find out more

For further information about our Women’s health service, please contact us directly.

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