Karen assesses and treats both male and female continence and bowel disorders. Karen will carry out a full assessment and devise an appropriate treatment for the individual’s needs. This may involve tailored pelvic floor exercises, EMG biofeedback and/or muscle stimulation, bladder or bowel retraining and urgent PC for an overactive bladder.
In association with her women’s health skills, Karen also will treat both antenatal and postnatal musculoskeletal and continence related disorders. Including back, pelvis and neck pain and all pregnancy related pelvic floor weaknesses. She will also advise on the type of exercising that can be done at each trimester and postnatally.
Karen will also use acupuncture to treat general acute and chronic musculo-skeletal problems. She also treats and assesses musculo-skeletal problems with manual techniques, electrotherapy, isokinetic training and home exercises.