More common than most people realize, pelvic floor disorders affect both men and women. Hesitant to talk about symptoms with their doctor, many people choose to suffer in silence. There’s no need to put off getting help. These conditions are highly treatable through medication, biofeedback, physical therapy and even minimally invasive surgery.
What are Pelvic Floor Disorders?
Pelvic floor disorders occur when the supporting tissue within the pelvic floor is damaged or weakened. As a result, the muscles are not able to contract and relax normally. This interferes with the body's normal elimination process via the bowel or the bladder.
The Pelvic Floor Health Center at Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center provides the latest in specialized care for pelvic floor disorders. Featuring an experienced team of affiliated specialists, the center offers a multidisciplinary approach to the diagnosis and treatment of a variety of conditions in men and women such as:
Don’t let pelvic floor disorders cause you embarrassment, inconvenience and pain any longer. Although they are not a normal part of aging, the muscle weakness, damaged tissues and symptoms they cause can worsen as you age if left untreated. Let us help you regain control of your body and restore your quality of life.
We offer a comprehensive diagnostic program, state-of-the-art imaging technology and a variety of treatment options, including physical therapy available through (3651 Weslayan St., Ste. 110, Houston, TX 77027)
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