105 Rutland Street, St Albans, Christchurch, NZ [See map]

Physiotherapy in Christchurch

Maree Frost Physiotherapy, Pelvic Health for men and women

Pelvic Floor Matters seminars for 2017

Pelvic Floor Matters' seminars are run by Vicki Zumbraegel from Gratitude Fitness and Maree Frost Physiotherapist. It is recommended for women of all ages and backgrounds.

These seminars are relaxed and welcoming and inform women about:

  • Pelvic floor anatomy and function.
  • When the pelvic floor is at risk of damage.
  • How to look after your pelvic floor.
  • How to get fit without damaging your pelvic floor.

Dates for 2017

  • March 27th
  • June 19th
  • November 6th

All seminars are at 7.30pm at the YMCA building, Hereford Street Christchurch. For bookings, contact vicki@gratitudefitness.co.nz or check the website for more details www.gratitudefitness.co.nz.

Maree runs a discreet pelvic floor physiotherapy practice from the consulting rooms of Urogynaecologist and Obstetrician Dr Joy Dixon in Merivale, Christchurch.

The practice was established in 2008 as a women;s health physiotherapy service. With an increasing demand for men;s pelvic health physiotherapy, Maree has extended the service to cover both men;s and women;s pelvic health.

Pelvic health issues can be disabling physically, emotionally, psychologically and socially. There can be financial burden in seeking treatment, buying products or the inability to work. Maree has extensive experience in treating a wide range of pelvic conditions and understands the impact of your pelvic dysfunction. Maree is passionate about helping people with these issues and will help you to achieve results through a thorough assessment and individual management plan.

Clinic Days: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday

If you have pelvic health issues, the following is a list of possible symptoms you may have:

  • Leaking urine when: coughing, laughing or having sexual intercourse.
  • Needing to rush suddenly to the toilet and leaking urine before you get there.
  • Going frequently to the toilet to pass urine.
  • Pain or discomfort in the bladder region.
  • A bulge and/or dragging sensation from your vagina.
  • Pain on intercourse.
  • Difficultly passing a bowel motion (poohs!)
  • Feeling like you have not completely emptied your bowels.
  • Pain or aching in the pelvic floor when sitting or after exercise.
  • Pain in and around the vulva, penis/scrotum or anus/rectum
  • Discomfort in the lower abdomen.
  • Weak abdominal and pelvic floor muscles after having a baby.
  • Pelvic pain or back pain with pregnancy.

You may have other symptoms affecting your bladder or bowel function or causing you pain in the pelvic region. Maree will be able to assess and advise you on the best course of action.

For more information on the conditions we treat and services we offer, or to book an appointment please call 033552592 or email us at info@mareefrostphysiotherapy.nz

Maree Frost Physiotherapy

Contact us

T: 033552592
E: info@mareefrostphysiotherapy.nz

How to Find Us

Address: 105 Rutland Street, St Albans, Christchurch, NZ

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Womens Pelvic Health
Womens Health
Maree specialises in assessing and treating womens health problems, for example, bladder issues, antenatal, postnatal, surgical and many more.
Mens Pelvic Health
Mens Health
Maree is also an expert at treating mens health problems including issues affecting; the bladder, the bowel and pelvic pain.

Pelvic Pain
Pelvic Pain
Maree treats a range of conditions causing pain around the pelvis. Find out more...

Bladder Issues
Bladder Issues
'Two common types of bladder complaint are Stress Urinary Incontinence and Urge Incontinence.

Bowel Issues
Bowel Issues
'Common complaints can be Faecal Incontinence or Obstructed Defaecation (difficulty passing a bowel motion).