Pelvic floor dysfunction is a common issue that can impact people of all ages, including children. The symptoms of pelvic floor dysfunction can range from urinary and fecal incontinence to constipation and pain. Fortunately, with the help of a skilled physical therapist like Dr. Kaitlyn Lutz, pediatric pelvic floor therapy can improve a child’s quality of life.
Pediatric pelvic floor therapy is a specialized form of physical therapy that focuses on the pelvic region of children. Through a range of exercises and techniques, the therapy helps to strengthen the pelvic floor muscles, improve bowel and bladder function, and reduce pain. Dr. Lutz is an experienced pelvic floor physical therapist who has undergone extensive training in treating children with pelvic floor dysfunction.
During a pediatric pelvic floor therapy session with Dr. Lutz, she will perform a thorough evaluation of your child’s pelvic floor function to identify any problems. Based on the evaluation, she will develop a personalized treatment plan that may include exercises, behavioral modifications, and biofeedback training. The goal of treatment is to help children gain control over their bowel and bladder function, reduce or eliminate pain, and improve their overall quality of life.
There are numerous benefits to seeking pediatric pelvic floor therapy with Dr. Lutz. Firstly, it can help children avoid surgery or medication for pelvic floor dysfunction. Secondly, it can boost a child’s self-esteem and confidence as they gain better control over their bodily functions. Finally, it can prevent further complications such as urinary tract infections or chronic constipation.
If you believe your child may benefit from pediatric pelvic floor therapy, don’t hesitate to reach out to Dr. Kaitlyn Lutz, DPT at 4056330783. Her experience and expertise can help your child achieve better pelvic floor function and an improved quality of life.