Patients can benefit from physiotherapy both during your pregnancy and after the arrival of your newborn.
Pregnancy is a time during which women can experience many changes in their bodies, and some physical TLC is often needed for mum. That’s where Melissa can assist.
Melissa, as a mother of four herself, understands the different needs of women both pre and post pregnancy.
Melissa can provide assistance in the following areas:
- Pelvic Floor Therapy
- Pregnancy related Pelvic Pain
- Pregnancy related back pain
- Post surgical scarring and pain (Caesarean, Episiotomy)
- Post-natal Pelvic pain, coccyx pain
- Post-natal back pain
- Post-natal rectus diastasis
- Post-natal thoracic and neck pain
And many other Women’s health issues.
Melissa has a Bachelor of physiotherapy from the University of Queensland and a post Graduate certificate in Pelvic Floor and Continence from the University of Melbourne. She is an APA Titled Women’s Health Physiotherapist and is currently the only Women’s Health Physiotherapist completing the specialisation program under The Australian College of Physiotherapist’s in 2013.