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BSc (Uni of Melbourne) 1986, B.App.Sc Physio (Latrobe Uni) 1990. Post Grad Cert Physio (Pelvic Floor) (Uni Melb)
Marilla started as a general musculoskeletal physiotherapist and found her passion in pelvic health with a special interest in physiotherapy for the rehabilitation of pelvic floor muscles for both men and women.
Marilla aims to provide evidence based practice for the variety of dysfunctions associated with bladder, bowel and pelvic floor muscles.
Emily graduated from the University of South Australia with a Bachelor of Physiotherapy in 2014.
Emily started as a musculoskeletal physiotherapist, however was introduced to women’s health physiotherapy very early in her career and has had a passion for the field ever since. She has undertaken extensive courses to expand her skill set in this area and alongside her musculoskeletal clients currently treats all sorts of bladder, bowel and pelvic dysfunction. She has a particular interest in treating pelvic pain and sexual dysfunction as she’s found that treating these patients is extremely rewarding.
Pre- and Post-surgery care
anterior/posterior wall repair
General Pelvic Health
Pelvic girdle pain
Pelvic floor and abdominal muscle weakness – Including poor awareness of how to exercise these muscles correctly or effectively.
Call and schedule an appointment with a member of our reception team today and see what we can do for you!
Stress Incontinence – leakage of urine when you run, laugh, cough or sneeze
Urge incontinence – leakage when you have a strong and sudden urge to go to the toilet, but don’t make it in time
Bowel dysfunction – problems with constipation or control of wind or faeces.
Women's Health Issues
Prolapse of pelvic organs – including bladder, bowel or uterus
Pain in the pelvic, abdominal or vulva region
Pain with sexual intercourse
Pregnancy Related Concerns
Ante-natal conditions – pelvic girdle and low back pain, carpel tunnel syndrome
Post-natal conditions – mastitis, pelvic floor weakness, neck, back or perineal pain, 6 week check up
CENTRE OF EXCELLENCE FOR WOMEN'S AND MEN'S PELVIC HEALTH AND CONTINENCE
Cairns Pelvic Health Clinic is the hub for all women's and men's pelvic health issues in the Cairns area.
Our pelvic health physiotherapists have dedicated training in areas of continence, pre-and post natal, prostate issues and most other fields related to your pelvic health.
Our pelvic health physiotherapists will give you caring, confidential and high quality management in the areas continence, pregnancy and pelvic floor disorders.