Services

Musculoskeletal & Sports Injuries

Sore back from digging the garden? Or twisted your ankle playing tennis? We treat all muscle and joint pain with a hands-on approach, including manipulative therapy, massage, acupuncture, dry needling, taping and exercise based rehabilitation. Book in for an assessment and get the right treatment for your condition.

Women’s Health & Incontinence Management

Did you know that 1/3 of women will be incontinent after childbirth? And it’s not just pregnancy that causes incontinence, being overweight, having a chronic cough, or exercising to strenuously are some of the other factors that can lead to incontinence. But the good news is, physiotherapy can help. Conditions we treat include:

Bladder Issues
  • Stress Urinary Incontinence
  • Urgency and Urge Urinary Incontinence
  • Difficulty passing urine
Bowel Issues
  • Faecal incontinence
  • Difficulty passing bowel motions/obstructed defaecation
Pelvic Organ Prolapse
Pelvic Pain Issues
  • Pain or discomfort in the bladder
  • Pain in the buttock or pelvic area
  • Pain in the pelvic floor
  • Pain in the lower abdomen
  • Pain with sexual intercourse (Dyspareunia)
Antenatal
  • Lower back pain
  • Sacroiliac joint or Pubic Symphysis pain
  • Urinary incontinence
  • Abdominal and Pelvic Floor muscle weakness
  • Constipation
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Exercise programmes
Postnatal
  • Back pain
  • Sacroiliac joint or Pubic Symphysis pain
  • Abdominal muscle separation (Rectus Diastasis)
  • Abdominal and Pelvic Floor muscle weakness
  • Urinary and faecal incontinence
  • Urinary and faecal urgency
  • Vaginal Prolapse
  • Painful intercourse (Dyspareunia)
Pre & Post Pelvic Surgery

 

Acupuncture

Acupuncture has been used to treat pain and dysfunction for thousands of years. There is now a large body of scientific evidence for its use. Acupuncture can you used to help to a wide variety of conditions including;

  • Pain – spinal & joint pain, muscle pain, ligament & tendon pain, & chronic pain issues
  • Inflammation
  • Hay fever
  • Pregnancy related morning sickness

 

Real-time Ultrasound

Real-time Ultrasound is used to help diagnose and treat a wide variety of conditions; from scanning your bladder to see how well it is emptying, to providing a visual aid in learning how to activate your deep core muscles. This incredible technology is available at Philippa Masoe Physiotherapy.

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