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My urologist has order pelvic floor physical therapy. what is it & why would he order it?

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Dr. Kornelis Poelstra
Orthopedic Spine Surgery 24 years experience
Pelvic floor: Dedicated therapy for the pelvic floor can help with prolapse, and or bowel and bladder muscular control/incontinence. Please ask your urologist what the specific reason was. In the future, it is always good to ask your doctor why he makes a certain decision. Make sure you understand your diagnosis, and recommended treatment. Ask questions to be informed about your own health!

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What is pelvic floor physical therapy?

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Dr. Albert Pizzo
Family Medicine 60 years experience
Pelvic floor: This involves education and strengthening exercises of the muscles of the pelvic floor under and around the bladder and pelvic organs. This helps several conditions of the pelvic organs.

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