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Pregnancy Physiotherapy Sunshine Coast

What a wonderful time in your life. Pregnancy brings about a tremendous change in muscles, ligaments, and joints during and after pregnancy.
Our women’s health Physiotherapists help women manage these changes, providing expert care and advice during pregnancy, childbirth and beyond.

 

Find out about our 6 Week Pregnancy & Pelvic Floor. Click for details.

Common Problems we help with during after pregnancy

 

Physiotherapy can help lessen following symptoms that are sometimes experienced during pregnancy or before and after childbirth:

  • Pre and Post Natal Care
  • Back and Neck pain
  • Postural discomfort during after pregnancy
  • Abdominal muscle weakness
  • Abdominal muscle separation
  • Breast problems
  • Pelvic Floor Problems- Incontinence and Prolapse

 

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Why is it important to have pelvic floor and women’s health physio during after pregnancy?  

The answer is for your Pelvic Floor Health.

• 1 in 3 women will experience urinary incontinence after having a baby.
• Up to 67.5% of ALL women will experience some form of pelvic ?oor dysfunction in their lifetime.
• You are NOT destined for pelvic floor dysfunction OR ‘Mummy Tummy’
• Prevention is best BUT there is no such thing as ‘too late’, or ‘too much damage’
• NOW is the best time to act so you don’t become someone with significant pelvic floor problems later in life.
• No matter your stage of Motherhood – we are here to help offer support, education, and guidance to help you through this physically demanding time.

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Lucy Thomas – PhysiotherapistLucy Thomas - Physiotherapist

B.Sc.Physiotherapy (Hons)

Lucy graduated from the University of Birmingham (UK) in 2009 and specialised in private musculoskeletal physiotherapy immediately. She has extensive experience in treating a range of injuries including sports, work-related, post-surgery and chronic degenerative conditions. She has been part of the medical team at the London Marathon, international athletics competitions and national university athletics championships.

Lucy has also worked closely with GPs in the UK, providing musculoskeletal based education and training as part of their professional development programmes.

Lucy emigrated to Australia in 2015 and has worked with Physio Professionals since. Since having her two daughters she has developed an interest in Women’s Health Physiotherapy and is passionate about helping women throughout the life span.

Lucy developed an interest in physiotherapy through being an athlete and suffering numerous injuries herself. She has represented England in Athletics and was British Universities steeplechase champion. These days, Lucy competes in local triathlons and loves the Sunshine Coast outdoor lifestyle.

Lucy’s interest areas are: Women’s Health Physiotherapy, Pelvic Floor dysfunction and Pre/Post Pregnancy Physiotherapy, Neck and Back Injuries, Sporting injuries, Biomechanical lower limb conditions (Knee, Foot and Ankle).

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Emily Parker – PhysiotherapistEmily Parker - Physiotherapist

 

BSc Physiotherapy (Hons)
Emily graduated from King’s College London (UK) in 2014, and recently emigrated to Australia from London. She started her career working in the UK public health care system before moving into private practice.  She has experience in treating a diverse population, including pre- and post-operative, sporting, acute and chronic conditions, and takes a patient-orientated and individualised approach to achieve goals and prevent reinjury. She has a special interest in Women’s Health Physiotherapy and is passionate about improving quality of life for women throughout their lifespan.
When Emily isn’t working, she is a keen yogi and swimmer and has completed two ski seasons in Japan. However, she has now swapped snow for sand and is currently getting stuck into the outdoor lifestyle on the Sunshine Coast, learning how to surf.
Emily‘s interest areas include pre/ post pregnancy physiotherapy, pelvic health, Pilates, lower limb injuries, as well as general musculoskeletal conditions.
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Gabriela Furtado – PhysiotherapistGabriela Furtado - Physiotherapist

Masters of Physiotherapy

Gabriela graduated from the University of Queensland Masters of Physio Program.

Over the last 15 years, Gabriela has helped a wide range of patients suffering from a variety of conditions. A seasoned Physiotherapist with a proven track record in working within Hospitals, private practice and community rehabilitation. Gabriela is passionate about helping patients embark upon their wellness journey with the focus on Musculoskeletal, Women’s health and Chromic pain management.

Gabriela’s interest areas include Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy, Lymphatic Drainage, Womens Health & Pelvic Floor Disorders, Sports Injuries, Çhronic Pain & Pilates

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Tiffany Williams – PhysiotherapistTiffany Williams- Physiotherapist

Bachelor of Physiotherapy

Tiffany studied in Germany Tiffany Williams has over 18 years of experience as a Physiotherapist and has worked in multiple countries during her career and has developed into a highly skilled and experienced Physiotherapist in this time. During her career Tiffany has gained skills across many areas of private practice.

Passionate and professional, Tiffany has interest in Women’s health, Disability Physiotherapy, Lymphoedema treatment, Neck pain & whiplash as well as general musculoskeletal conditions.

Tiffany has interest in Women’s health, Disability Physiotherapy, Lymphoedema treatment, Neck pain & whiplash as well as general musculoskeletal conditions.

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