30-50% of women experience some form of low back or pelvic pain during their pregnancy. Our therapists receive special training through the Women’s Health APTA section to work with this unique population. Therapists address the musculoskeletal changes occurring during pregnancy and postpartum periods in order to provide pain relief and optimize function.
Commonly Treated Women’s Health Conditions
Symptoms may include:
- Buttocks or hip pain
- Pubic or groin pain
- Tailbone pain
- Pain when changing positions
- Popping or clicking joints
- Back pain or diastasis recti
Women’s Health Treatment
Treatment may include manual therapy, stabilizing and mobility exercises, aquatic exercises and patient education for proper posture, including laboring and breastfeeding positions.
Why choose us?
When you choose
Kelly Hawkins PT for your care needs, you are choosing a team dedicated to providing the support and healing needed to get you back to your best. Our therapists will develop a personalized treatment plan unique to your needs leveraged through leading, outcomes-driven techniques intended to improve movement and overall function goals.
About our team
Our physical therapists are specially trained in a range of specialties. We will also work collaboratively with your support network - from primary doctors to collegiate athletic trainers - to help you safely return to your day-to-day life while optimizing performance and preventing re-injury. We treat patients of all ages, and we pride ourselves on ease of access, convenience, quality of care, and a positive family-friendly environment.
At physical therapy appointments, we encourage patients to wear comfortable clothing that enables free movement and that allows the therapist access to the injured body part. Most patients wear athletic clothes to their appointments.