Commission on the Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF)


Pelvic Floor Disorders

As with all joint and muscle groups, physical therapists also evaluate and treat patients with pelvic floor disorders including:

  • Chronic or recurring hip pain
  • Pelvic girdle dysfunction (PGD)
  • Pelvic pain
  • Urinary or fecal incontinence
  • Painful intercourse
  • Perineal pain while sitting
  • Burning, inflammation and increased sensitivity in the perineum
  • Severe menstrual pain
  • Osteoporosis
  • Pregnancy related:
    • Back pain and joint dysfunctions
    • Complications of episiotomy and cesarean surgery or scarring
    • Carpal tunnel and other nerve compression syndromes
    • Plantar fasciitis

Comprehensive Evaluations include:

  • History
  • Physical examination

Treatment Options Include:

  • Therapeutic exercise
  • Modalities
  • Maternity supports
  • Orthotics
  • Biofeedback
  • Education

If you would like more information about these specialized therapy services please contact us at:

  • WK Orthopedic & Sports Medicine Center
    7925 Youree Drive, Suite 140
    Shreveport, LA 71105
    (318) 212-3720