Women's Health Shakopee, Chaska & St. Savage, MN

Women’s Health

Our women’s health program is designed for any woman who is experiencing a decline in her physical or sexual function because of weakness or pain.

Examples of conditions we treat include:

  • Muscular or joint impairment related to pregnancy or childbirth.
  • Back, tailbone or pubic pain.
  • Sciatica (tingling sensations).
  • Numbness of the arms or hands.
  • Separation of the abdominal muscles.
  • Pelvic floor muscle tension or pain.
  • Postsurgical abdominal or pelvic pain.
  • Incontinence.
  • Pelvic floor weakness.
  • Muscular or joint impairment related to child care activities or menopause.
  • Lymphedema.

Our physical therapist use a variety of therapy techniques and exercises to treat these problems. These methods include but are not limited to:

  • Manual therapy techniques to relax tight muscles and restore pelvic symmetry.
  • Therapeutic exercises to strengthen, stretch or retrain pelvic symmetry.
  • Treatments such as ultrasound or electrical stimulation for pain relief.
  • Biofeedback treatments to improve body awareness.
  • Education regarding posture, body mechanics, bladder and bowel health, general fitness, and pre- and postnatal fitness.
  • Use and fitting of support garments or orthotics.

For more information, Contact St. Francis Rehab and Sports Medicine at Shakopee, Chaska & Savage, MN Centers.