Urologists play a critical role in the diagnosis of many pelvic floor conditions, particularly for the male population. Physical therapists with specific, advanced training in treating the pelvic floor can help restore function. Working with one or both of these specialists is pivotal to improving your quality of life. A Pelvic Floor Rehabilitation Specialist will educate you, retrain your body and restore healthy pelvic floor abilities.
The pelvic floor has 5 primary functions for Males. all of which can be restored to a normal ability by working with a Pelvic Floor Specalist:
- Relax to urine and defecate
- Contract for continence and act as a sump pump
- Sexual Function
- Support the abdominal contents
- Stabilize the pelvis and trunk for mobility