WOMENS PELVIC HEALTH
On time appointments with our expert Womens Health Physiotherapist

Relief from pelvic conditions

There are some problems that can be embarrassing to manage but can be helped with the right combination of treatments. At Scarborough Physio and Health, we have highly experienced physios who specialise in treating women who suffer from pelvic health problems.

Some of the conditions that we successfully for women treat include the following.

  • Incontinence & leaking
  • Constipation
  • Pelvic Organ Prolapse
  • Pelvic pain
  • Diastasis rectus abdominis
  • Ante and Post-Natal
  • Endometriosis
  • Vaginusmus, Vestibulodynia, Vulvodynia

How do we treat these conditions?

With more than 12 years’ experience successfully treating these intimate conditions, you know you are in good hands at Scarborough Physio and Health.

At your initial appointment, your physio will perform a comprehensive examination, along with taking a thorough medical history. With your permission, your physio may contact your GP or specialist for further information and to coordinate your treatment or rehabilitation.

Your treatment plan will consist of manual therapy, rehabilitation and education. All three of these areas are essential in your recovery so that you return to your daily life with as much confidence as possible. We take great care to treat everyone as individuals, tailoring your treatment plan so that it specifically targets your issues, bringing relief along with a positive way forward.

Mandy (our women’s health physio) has performed nearly 25,000 treatments for women suffering from these intimate conditions. She have a vast amount of experience that will aid her in helping you overcome or manage your condition.

Mandy Roscher

Mandy Röscher (nee Kirby) qualified from Wits in 2008. After qualifying, she worked in Johannesburg for a large practice in Alberton and treated hospital and outpatients. She moved back to her home town of Westville in 2012 where she opened a Private Practice with her husband, Pierre Röscher. She worked part-time for the University of KZN, supervising 4th year Physiotherapy students in 2014 and 2015. She is now working full-time at the Westville Practice.

South African Society of Physiotherapy Involvement
Mandy has been involved in various committees for the South African Society of Physiotherapy. She is the current National Course Co-ordinator for the Neuromusculoskeletal Physiotherapy Group. She has been serving this term from 2016 and co-ordinates the Advanced Neuromusculoskeletal Physiotherapy Course (previously the OMT course).

Previously she served as the Provincial Chairperson for the Pain Management Physiotherapy Group from 2014-2015 and the provincial representative for the PhysioFocus Group from 2012-2013

Postgraduate and CPD Courses
Mandy has a passion for teaching and has given a variety of lectures to qualified physiotherapists on a variety of subjects particularly on Pain Neurophysiology, Pain NeuroscienceEducationn and Communication.

Mandy completed the National Orthopaedic Manipulative Physiotherapy Course course in 2011 and is busy with her National Pain Course as well as the Women’s Health Physiotherapy Course. She now supervises and lectures on the OMT Course.

Mandy has completed a number of postgraduate short courses in Women’s Pelvic Health (incontinence, pelvic pain, hypotonic pelvic floor and hypertonic pelvic floor), Pain (Chronic and Acute) and Communication, Upper and Lower Quarter Biomechanics, Shoulder, Elbow, Headaches and Whiplash, Dy Needling, Jaw Problems.

Personal Achievements
I have 2 beautiful children, Emma (born in March 2017) and Oliver (born in March 2019), who are my whole life and who, at the moment, take up most of my spare time. Before embarking on my journey into motherhood I competed in Triathlons, completing the Half-Ironman in Durban in 2015 and attempting the full Ironman in PE in 2016. I have taken part in many shorter distance triathlons, Amashova and over 10 Midmar Miles.

Qualifications:
BSc (Physiotherapy) Wits, 2008

Orthopedic Manipulative Therapy (2011)

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