Pregnancy Assessment

If you’re looking for pregnancy physiotherapy in Limerick; Mid West Physiotherapy is here to help you.

Antenatal Physiotherapy Assessment

Would you like to feel fitter during your pregnancy?  Are you wondering whether exercise is safe for you and your baby?  Perhaps you’re mindful of building strength and endurance for labour and delivery, or maybe you’re struggling with pain or discomfort (e.g. back pain, round ligament pain, pelvic girdle pain (SPD) or sciatica?  If any of these sound familiar, then an antenatal physiotherapy assessment is ideal for you.

At Mid West Physiotherapy, Castletroy, Limerick, we have a chartered physiotherapist who is trained specifically in this area of care;  Leonora Kennedy is a qualified Advanced Pregnancy Wellness Practitioner, and an experienced pregnancy Pilates teacher.  Combining physiotherapy, exercise, guidance and support, she will help you to feel your best during this physically demanding time.

Physiotherapy and exercise are proven to work

The good news is that physiotherapy and exercise can help greatly in preventing and managing pain, enhancing strength, and improving overall wellness during and after pregnancy.

*Please note that our physiotherapy sessions do not involve internal (vaginal) examinations or treatment. We can recommend a specialist women’s health physiotherapist should you require.

Depending on your goals, your tailored programme may include the following:

Tailored, safe exercise plan
Injury treatment (e,g, back pain, pelvic girdle pain, SPD pain etc.)
Advice on preventing pain and injury
Instruction on how to lift correctly
How to build and your core strength
How to optimise the pelvic floor
Preparation for labour and birth
Planning for the 4th trimester
Ergonomic advice

Advanced Pregnancy wellness practitioner Level 2

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(061) 575 740