Bowel Problems


Pelvic Health Physiotherapy can offer help with

  • Faecal incontinence
  • Loss of wind
  • Prolapse
  • Difficulty fully emptying the bowel
  • Constipation/bloating
  • Urgency

Bowel dysfunction causes a lot of distress. Treatment involes a thorough assessment to determine whether relaxation or strengthening is required.

Your Physiotherapist will give basic dietary advice and education on positioning and techniques to aid full emptying.

Did you know….10% of New Zealanders have problems with leakage from the bowel??