A Trusted Clinic Since 2013
Alberta PT has provided Pelvic Health Physiotherapy services for Calgary residents since 2013. We have helped thousands of delighted clients with over 200+ 5* Google Reviews in Northwest Calgary and Southeast Calgary. This stems from our fanatical commitment to attaining very high patient outcomes.
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Having undergone more specialized education and training, our pelvic floor physiotherapists are able to provide life-changing care for some of your most troublesome problems. If you’re experiencing an issue with your pelvic floor such as incontinence or issues during intercourse, we know it can be embarrassing and painful, even just to talk about. A common misconception is that problems down there are “normal” or “just part of the aging process”, but they’re actually not.
These issues are typically caused by weak or spasming muscles. The good news is our caring and professional pelvic physiotherapists know all about these muscles and they’re here for you making recovery possible.
Your pelvic floor physiotherapist will discuss the issue you're experiencing, your medical history, and any goals you have regarding treatment. A physical assessment will be done which may be both external and internal. An internal assessment isn't always necessary, but is commonly practiced and ideal for many pelvic region issues such as.
Our Pelvic physiotherapist will explain the procedure so you know what we're going to do and what we're looking for. Of course, we understand if you're uncomfortable with an internal exam and your comfort is our top priority.
After the exam is complete, your physiotherapist will discuss your personal treatment plan with you and answer any questions you may have before treatment begins.
Gain Your Muscles Strength and Function Back With Our Trusted Pelvic Floor Physiotherapists
Treatment options vary depending on each individual we see, but our customized treatment program commonly includes manual therapy, behavioral training, relaxation techniques, core strength training, biofeedback therapy, pelvic floor muscle exercises, bowel retraining, dry needling and acupuncture. Manual therapy for the pelvic floor focuses on the muscles, joints, and connective tissues that surround your organs. Therapy may be external as well as internal for the best results, but all therapies can be adjusted for your comfort.
We typically recommend and teach a pelvic floor physical exercise program so that you can make progress as fast as possible.
Pelvic Health Physiotherapy Calgary
Pelvic floor physiotherapy may be beneficial if you have any kind of pelvic floor dysfunction. You can classify pelvic floor issues into two categories: muscles that are too tight or those that are too weak. Alberta PT can help with both.
Calgary Registered Pelvic Physiotherapy Treatment
Are you experiencing pelvic pain and pelvic health issues like incontinence or discomfort during sexual activity? Pregnancy or other health issues can give rise to such problems when not taken care of. Whether you are experiencing a urinary incontinence or pain during intercourse, Alberta PT can help you get back on track - fast.
Whether you are looking for just an assessment of the issue, total treatment, or long term management, Alberta PT is the name you can count on with your goals.
Get Back In Motion With Physiotherapy
We're the best at discovering the reasons even behind the slightest pain; our team of pelvic physiotherapists and MVA therapists are well-established pros who can also develop an effective rehabilitation path in addition to customized prevention guidelines that you may apply around the house or your job. Share your concerns with us and we'll help you discover answers.
Receiving treatment should not seem like trouble. You only really need to make one call to get your treatment going. No more corresponding back and forth between separate physiotherapy clinics with many different professions. We have all the treatments required to get you moving again pain-free. It's easy: no more pushing your schedule and no more headaches.
We understand you want a Physiotherapy clinic that is accessible, trustworthy, accomplished, and pleasant. At Alberta PT, We aim to fulfill every requirement of our clients.
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The problem with many persistent pains that require rehabilitation and monitoring is that there's no simple response to alleviating them. That's why Alberta PT uses a unique and innovative process for our physiotherapy treatments.Where some clinics might provide Physical rehabilitation, our physiotherapists focus on techniques that provide our clients with:
Long and short-term discomfort alleviation.
One-to-one patient-centred treatment with a top attention in obtaining pain complimentary motion.
Progression towards your long-term health goals.
You have most likely come across acupuncture in the past; you may not entirely identify the ins and outs of the modern-day version of this conventional technique. Yes, modern-day clinical acupuncture still makes use of very fine needles to stimulate nerve signals, and yes, this practice is completely supported by science.
Throughout your clinical acupuncture visit, the tiny acupuncture needles are placed into precise places known as the body's neurofunctional sites. These sites are then either activated mechanically or with electric signals to interfere with irregular activity taking place within the body. Irregular activity can take place in a variety of circumstances and presents a wide range of prospective threats.
Although even massage therapy from improperly trained hands might indeed feel calming, it will not deliver any kind of real health benefits. Therefore, you should seek a professional massage therapist that not only feels great but also provides the relevant health benefits.
That's why Alberta PT is the most effective feasible area to obtain massage therapy in Calgary. While our massage treatment solutions can absolutely be gotten by themselves, they can be provided in conjunction with other services.
When considering the massage therapy itself, the Alberta PT team aims to grow a comfy and soothing atmosphere. Our massage therapy specialists will chat with you to acknowledge the underlying issues causing your health problems, as well as to comprehend the kind of massage you're searching for prior to your first session.
If you have neve experienced chiropractic care in the past, you're most definitely in for a treat the first time you stroll right into Alberta PT.
The long-established chiropractic care technique uses comprehensive knowledge of the body's skeletal and muscular systems, to make sure you feel like a brand-new individual by the end of the session.
Although chiropractic care is a great method to start, it's specifically helpful when you are dealing with Alberta PT. This is because our chiropractic professionals and other team members aren't very knowledgeable and seasoned chiropractic specialists; however, integrated, they have years of functional experience that results.
Car Accidents Therapy / MVA Therapy
Physiotherapists at Alberta PT Calgary are very qualified in providing complete diagnostics and customizing successful therapy plans for clients who have been in a Motor Vehicle Accident (MVA). Our devoted physiotherapists are consistently trained to treat MVA associated hard as well as soft tissue injuries all covered insurance-based policies. We efficiently communicate and work in combination with family, medical practitioners, and insurers during the injury management therapy. We recommend early intervention for a speedy recovery
At Alberta PT, our objective is to assist you to get back to your life securely if you or your loved one has just recently been in an automobile accident.
Alberta PT takes pride in being a center of excellence for pelvic floor physical therapy, facilitated by a team of certified physiotherapists and health experts that offer unbeatable pelvic health treatments.
We are focused on a multidisciplinary approach, evidence-based physio, and cutting-edge treatments to help you with your pelvic floor strength.
At Alberta PT, our specialized physiotherapists are always here to manage your pelvic health related issues and feel your best again.
If you are suffering from the signs of pelvic health problems, don't wait until it's too late, contact us today.
Traditional Chinese Medicine
Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) is a holistic approach to gain good health and wellness in the lowest time possible.
At Alberta PT, we take pride in delivering one of the best TCM treatment plans based upon 5000 years old philosophies and evolutionary methods.
Acupuncture and Chinese medicine are both evidence-based treatments practiced at Alberta PT to boost physiological and biochemical elements of the body.
Our Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) experts with a comprehensive understanding and years of experience are here to help you obtain optimal wellness and well-being.
If you are interested in finding out if TCM is the right choice of treatment for you, contact us today for more information.
Orthotics and Bracing
If fitted perfectly, customized orthotics/braces can alleviate abnormal foot function, and even relieve pain in certain parts of the body.
In time, numerous clients who use their custom-made orthotics discover that their discomfort is not only reduced, but that the underlying problems begin to alleviate to some degree.
For those suffering from pain or otherwise impaired function, local custom-made orthotics in Calgary are a terrific choice worth checking out here at Alberta PT.
Alberta PT is a One-Stop-Shop for recovery. We are an exception among other Physiotherapy clinics when dealing with interdisciplinary consults (IDC).
Interdisciplinary Consults include the collective efforts of rehab specialties and clinical interventions to deal with complicated health problems and boost patient outcomes.
Our team believes team effort is a critical part of physical therapy and recovery. The team-working method shows that joint efforts, trust, expertise, combination of treatment options, and consistent interaction considerably optimize health outcomes and enhance overall therapy experience.
Our team is passionate about utilizing different healthcare specialists' understanding, knowledge, and skills to function towards our client's healthcare goals.
If you wish to find out more regarding this interdisciplinary consults? Then, get in touch with us today for additional information.
1. What is Pelvic Health?
Pelvic Health is an area of physiotherapy which focuses on pelvic conditions. Conditions common to pelvic health include:
- Urinary incontinence
- Lumbopelvic pain
- Pelvic organ prolapse
- Pelvic floor dysfunction
- Overactive bladder
- Urinary leakage
- Bladder pain syndrome
- Fecal incontinence
- Interstitial cystitis
- Improper bowel control causing bowel leakages
- Loss of bladder control
- Perinatal Conditions
- Rectal prolapse
- Post-prostatectomy incontinence
- Perinatal complications such as tears during delivery, abdominal separation, etc.
- Painful intercourse
- Pelvic issues causing the sexual function
- Hip painCesarean delivery related pelvic conditions
2. How will Pelvic Health Physiotherapy Help Me?
The most common complaint of women in their 40s and 50s is urinary incontinence. It's not normal to leak urine while coughing, laughing, exercising or even sneezing. In fact, leaking urine is the number one reason why people seek medical help and that's where pelvic floor physical therapy comes in. It is the gold standard and an evidence-based approach to treatment when addressing issues like incontinence and prolapse.
3. What should I wear to my appointment?
You can wear your normal clothes to your appointment. You will be given a gown to change into if we do an exam.
Contact Pelvic Health Physiotherapists Today!
Patient fees for our pelvic health therapy are $140 for assessment and $100 per treatment.
How to Make an Appointment
Access to Pelvic Health Physio is an easy process when in Calgary. You do not need a doctor's prescription to see a Pelvic Health Physiotherapist.
2. Web: "Schedule an Appointment"
Yes, the clinics with AlbertaPT do direct billing if available.