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Lower Back and Pelvic Pain

Why do I have both lower back and pelvic pain?

January 9th, 2021

The broad answer is that the lower back and pelvic area are connected by nerves. This means that an issue in one area can cause pain to travel along your nerves and feel like it’s in another area. People with this type of pain are said to have referred pain.  Both lower back and pelvic…

Pelvic Health Physical Therapy

What is pelvic health physical therapy?

November 6th, 2020

Pain in your lower back? Problems going to the bathroom? Feeling like you need to go to the bathroom more often? Painful intercourse? Recovering from birth? Pain during pregnancy? A problem with your pelvic floor can lead to these symptoms and many more.  The pelvic floor is a group of muscles that help support and…

Pelvic Pain When Walking

Why am I feeling pelvic pain when walking?

July 9th, 2020

The answer to this question can be hard to determine because there are many issues that can cause pain in the pelvic area.  Unfortunately, feeling pelvic pain when walking or doing other normal daily activities is all too common. It’s especially common in women, and researchers report that about 1 in every 7 U.S. women…