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Pelvic Health Physiotherapy


A safe, respectful and inclusive approach to support individuals with pelvic health concerns.

About Pelvic Health Physiotherapy


About Pelvic Health Physiotherapy

The Back in Motion Pelvic Health Physiotherapy consists of the assessment and treatment of various conditions that involve the pelvic floor (muscles, ligaments, nerves and connective tissue), or symptoms presented in the area. Our Physiotherapist, specialized in male and female pelvic health, will assess and prescribe exercises and therapies to rehabilitate and strengthen the muscles lining of the pelvic floor.

The Pelvic Floor

The pelvic floor supports muscles and organs (bladder, rectum and reproductive system). When this support weakens (due to certain conditions and circumstances), individuals may experience pain, incontinence, organ prolapse, and other symptoms related to the pelvic area.

Is Pelvic Health Physiotherapy the best therapy for me?

If you are experiencing one or more symptoms listed below, you may benefit from seeing a Physiotherapist specialized in pelvic floor rehabilitation:

Incontinence (stress, urge, overflow, functional)

Constipation or bowel strains

Lower back or hip pain

Pain or pressure in the pelvic region, genitals or rectum

Discomfort during sexual intercourse

Muscle spasms in the pelvic area


Pelvic Floor Physiotherapy also benefits the following conditions/circumstances:

  • Post pelvic surgery
  • Prostatitis and post-prostatectomy
  • Prolapse of pelvic organs
  • Pregnancy and post-partum
  • Bed-wetting in children 
  • Recurrent urinary tract infections
  • Aging
  • Menopause

If you are unsure if this treatment is recommended for you, call us for a free consultation. We will guide you through treatments available that can support your specific needs.

Benefits 

Most patients notice an improvement/relief of symptoms after 4 to 6 weeks of treatment, but it may take a couple of months to see a major change. You will notice:

  • Symptom’s management
  • Pain relief
  • Reduction of the level of incontinence
  • Higher awareness and muscle control in your pelvic area
  • Increased mobility of the pelvic area
  • Increased functionality to return to your daily life activities

Why Choose Pelvic Health Physiotherapy at Back in Motion Health?

Our Team treats a wide range of injuries and conditions in our state-of-the-art health centres. Each clinic features private treatment rooms and the latest in therapy, exercise equipment and treatment techniques.

  • Experienced and knowledgeable team of clinicians
  • Wide range of treatment and services under the same roof
  • In-person and Telehealth services
  • Easy Online Booking
  • Free Parking

Before Your Appointment

The Health and Safety of our clients and staff is Back in Motion’s #1 priority. Back in Motion internal Health & Safety Committee has developed and implemented a comprehensive Safety Plan, to make our clinics safe for clients and staff. We have made changes to the facilities, operational and administrative processes. To review our plan, review our Covid-19 Safety Plan page.

At the booking time (in-person, phone or online), you will perform a health assessment check, to verify if you are experiencing any Covid-19 related symptoms. This health assessment will be redone 36 hours prior to your appointment, and at your appointment time. 

If you have booked your appointment, but you are experiencing Covid-19 related symptoms, please call us to cancel your appointment, and seek help with your family physician or nurse practitioner, or by calling 8-1-1.

If there are any specific preparations required for your appointment, you will be advised prior to your appointment day.

During Your Appointment

Your Physiotherapist will perform a thorough assessment of your medical history, and a physical exam to evaluate your posture, range of motion and strength of muscles. An internal exam may be required to assess prolapse, tender or tight areas. 

After the assessment, an individualized, evidence-based treatment plan is created to address your symptoms, and rehabilitate your pelvic floor. Your treatment may include specific exercises to the pelvic floor area, back and hip; stretching and strengthening of muscles; manual therapy; bladder/bowel retraining; breathing techniques and more. Our treatment approach provides you with education and behavioural changes. Your Physiotherapist may also suggest other treatment options, including referral to other professionals (with your consent), if beneficial for your own needs.

Pelvic Floor Physiotherapy treatment requires client consent, which may be withdraw at any point. You may bring a family member or friend to your appointment, or request for a witness during your appointment. We provide a safe, respectful and inclusive environment at all times during your treatment, so you can concentrate on getting better. Contact us is you have any questions, or to book your free consultation.

At the end of the session, you will be reminded to book your follow-up appointments, when needed. You may do that with your clinician, call one of our locations, or book online.

Meet Morsal Niazi MPT, B.A. Psych

Morsal joined Back in Motion’s team in March 2020. She completed her Masters in Physiotherapy at the University of Saskatchewan in 2018 and an undergraduate degree in Psychology with high honours. Her practice focuses on rehabilitating musculoskeletal injuries in diverse client populations. With dedication to ongoing learning, she is specialized in pelvic floor physiotherapy, supporting individuals with pelvic floor concerns to return to their daily activities through education, behavioural changes, and an individualized treatment plan. Morsal strives to deliver client-centered care with a holistic approach, in a safe, respectful and inclusive environment.

Frequently Asked Questions


How can I book a Pelvic Health Physiotherapy appointment?

This service is currently only available in our Victoria location. Appointments may be booked via phone, online or in-person.

I am not sure if Pelvic Health Physiotherapy is right for me. How will I know?

During your appointment, your Physiotherapist will be able to assess if Pelvic Health Physiotherapy is recommended for your condition. An assessment is required.

Is Pelvic Health Physiotherapy covered by my extended health plan?

Clients should refer to their specific Extended Medical Plan coverage for details on services and coverage available. This service will be charged under Physiotherapy services. If you have coverage, Back in Motion Health directly bills most Extended Health Plans (verify if your plan is on our list), or provides a medical receipt to be used on request for reimbursement.

Is my physiotherapy appointment covered by my extended health plan?

Clients should refer to their specific Extended Medical Plan coverage for details on services and coverage available. If you have coverage, Back in Motion Health directly bills most Extended Health Plans (verify if your plan is on our list), or provides a medical receipt to be used on request for reimbursement.

Locations That Offer Pelvic Health Physiotherapy


Victoria

4th Floor – 3301 Douglas Street, Victoria
Phone: 778-747-0311
Book Appointment Online

Insurance Claims & Information


Get Back to Health after an Accident or Workplace Injury.

Extended Health Coverage

Back in Motion offers Direct Billing to most Extended Health plans, which means little to no out-of-pocket expense to you.

ICBC Insurance Claims

Back in Motion’s team of clinicians, including Physiotherapists, Massage Therapists, Occupational Therapists, and Kinesiologists, all have extensive experience in administering ICBC treatments.

WorkSafeBC Claims

Workplace injuries are usually as a result of trauma or overuse. If you have been injured as a result of a workplace activity, our team of experts at Back in Motion can perform a comprehensive assessment and develop a treatment plan to reduce your symptoms and rehabilitate your injury.

If your claim is approved by WSBC, your initial assessment is 100% covered with a WorkSafeBC Claim number. Once your claim has been accepted by WorkSafeBC, the full treatment cost of your appointments will be funded (within the approved time parameters). When you are ready, your physiotherapist will work with you, your employer, physician, and WorkSafeBC Case Manager to develop a safe and appropriate return to work plan. If your claim has been denied or is disallowed, the expenses will need to be covered by the Client.

Our Core Values


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Our Satisfied Clients


We're so thankful to have such amazing patients that have taken the time to share their experiences on Google, Facebook, and other online sources. To contact us to provide feedback and suggestions, Email us.

"I love this clinic! Super personable, professional, helpful, friendly...I love love love them. It also helps that they have physiological, kin, and RMT services all in one place."

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