Pelvic Floor Program

Urinary Incontinence, or the loss of bladder control, afflicts more than 25 million Americans.  About 80% are women, and research shows that those who take part in rehabilitation therapy see improvements with their quality of life.  The Pelvic Floor Program improves the quality of life in those who experience urinary incontinence or the loss of bladder control, pelvic pain, fecal incontinence, dyspareunia and constipation.


Pelvic Floor Rehabilitation 

Patients being assisted to stand up

Who Qualifies?

Individuals who suffer from:

  • Stress incontinence
  • Urge incontinence
  • Overflow incontinence
  • Mixed incontinence
  • Functional incontinence
  • Pelvic pain
  • Fecal incontinence
  • Dyspareunia
  • Constipation

Benefits

  • Improved pelvic floor muscle strength
  • Controlling the Urge Techniques/Exercises
  • Bladder Training

What's Included?

  • Health promotion (physical activity)
  • Customizing therapeutic exercises and activities to maximize strength and endurance
  • One-on-one sessions working with physical therapist who has more than 15 years of experience with Pelvic Floor (Urinary Incontinence) rehabilitation

Our Care Team

Patients work with a team of cancer rehabilitation specialists, including physical therapists and exercise physiologists, to create a program tailored specifically towards improving quality of life.

Cheri Teranishi-Hashimoto, DPT, MS, MSPT
Program Director Women's Health & Cancer Rehabilitation
Assistant Manager KJ & Beatrice Luke Specialty Clinic at Nuuanu 

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