During pregnancy and after giving birth, women may experience a number of complaints which can be assisted by pre & postnatal physiotherapy treatment
Pregnancy Physio Adelaide – Common issues during pregnancy can include low back pain, sciatica, carpal tunnel syndrome, sacroiliac joint pain, pelvic floor weakness and incontinence. These problems can be attributed to the change in posture due to the forward shift in your centre of gravity and associated weight gain and pregnancy-related hormones. Some of these complaints may continue after giving birth as well as the development of diastasis recti, separation of the superficial abdominal muscles.
Pregnancy Physio – Pre & Post Natal Physiotherapy may assist the above problems through mobilisation, soft tissue techniques, and stretching and strengthening exercises. Education regarding movement patterns and support braces may also be helpful.
Participation in gentle physical activity can also have positive benefits for your pregnancy. Why not try our Women’s Health & Pregnancy Physio Pilates Classes based on low impact strength and flexibility exercises to help develop a strong core to aid you through your maternal journey. Our Physiotherapists are skilled in providing you with appropriate home exercises in all the stages of your pregnancy and after birth. We are also trained in specialised postpartum/ postnatal exercise therapy. Ask our reception for an appointment today.
Pregnancy Pilates Adelaide
Common issues that can occur during and post pregnancy ( prenatal & postnatal ) include low back pain, sciatica, carpal tunnel syndrome, sacroiliac joint pain, pelvic floor weakness, incontinence and diastasis recti (separation of the superficial abdominal muscles).
Our Pilates-based antenatal and postnatal class can assist with these problems through the following:
- Strengthening and stretching exercises
- Soft tissue techniques
- Improving your mobility
- Improving your flexibility
- Strengthening your core
- Providing education on movement patterns and support braces
Bookings are essential via our reception at City Physiotherapy & Sports Injury Clinic.
Classes can be claimed by most health insurers under the code T560.
How much do the Pregnancy Pilates classes cost?
- Pregnancy Pilates class $26/class (45 min)
Pregnancy Pilates Classes/Women’s Health Pilates classes
|Duration||45 mins/supervised by qualified physiotherapist – View timetable|
|Location||City Physiotherapy Pilates studio|
Clinical Pilates, Back Pain & core exercise class and Posture Plus+ classes are both suitable for men and women.