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Pelvic Floor Physical Therapy

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Amy Friedman, PT
Physical Therapist
Pelvic Floor Rehabilitation Specialist

Amy graduated from University of Illinois - Chicago with a Bachelor’s degree of Physical Therapy. Amy began her career in general orthopedics and in 2006 began specializing in pelvic floor dysfunction for women, men and children. Amy is also trained as a Pilates instructor, which she incorporates into her pelvic floor rehabilitation programs.

 

Amy is dedicated and passionate to the Physical Therapy Profession and Pelvic Floor Physical Therapy. Amy has experience  in treating multiple conditions and believes in an individualized, comprehensive approach collaborating with multiple disciplines to provide quality care to her patients. 

 

Amy was a board member of the Chicagoland Pelvic Floor Research Consortium for three years. Amy loves spending time with her three children. Outside of work, her passions are fitness and healthy living.

Conditions Treated

Pelvic Floor Rehabilitation

Pelvic floor dysfunction can affect men,women, and children

Pelvic Pain

  • Vulvodynia

  • Dyspareunia

  • Vaginismus

  • Chronic Pelvic Pain

Bowel Dysfunction

  • Abdominal Bloating

  • IBS/Constipation/Diarrhea

  • Fecal Incontinence

  • Fecal urgency

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Pre & Post-Prostatectomy

Lumbopelvic Pain

Pelvic Organ Prolapse

Endometriosis

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Sexual Dysfunction

Bladder Dysfunction

  • Urinary Urgency

  • Urinary Frequency

  • Nocturia (nighttime frequent urination) 

  • Urinary Incontinence

    • Stress incontinence

    • Urge Incontinence

    • Mixed incontinence

  • Interstitial cystitis /painful bladder syndrome

  • Prostatitis

Pregnancy and Post-Natal

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Below is a list of our most common treatment therapies

Treatments

  • Evaluation

    • Internal/External

  • Manual Therapy

    • Soft tissue mobilization

    • Myofascial release 

    • Visceral mobilization

  • Therapeutic exercise

  • Strengthening

  • Neuromuscular Re-Education

  • Bladder Retraining

  • Biofeedback

  • Modalities

  • Dry Needling

  • Cupping

  • Shockwave

  • Pilates

  • Home Exercise Training Program/Education

CONTACT

Book An Appointment

Bannockburn Location

2101 Waukegan Rd.

Suite 100

Bannockburn, Illinois 60015

847.236.1194

Arlington Heights Location

44 South Vale Ave

Suite 102

Arlington Heights, Illinois 60005

847.735.7081

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