Physiotherapy during pregnancy

Your first pregnancy and the early months after delivering your first child can be an exciting time. What most first time Mums don't expect is the aches and pains that go along with it!

During pregnancy the hormone relaxin is released into the body causing a softening of the ligaments. This is essential to allow for the baby to pass through the birth canal. Unfortunately a the side effects can be back pain, sacroiliac painor pubic symphysis pain.

Physiotherapists can help you correctly diagnose the source of your pain, treat the underlying structures causing the pain and develop strategies to prevent recurrence during the remaining weeks before birth.

Physiotherapists are also highly skilled in educating you regarding the activation of pelvic floor muscles and developing exercise programs to ensure the pelvic floor stays strong during and after pregnancy.

Let us take away your pain so you can enjoy the special months leading up to your latest arrival.

Call for an appointment now on 0477 934 546