Symphysis Pubis Dysfunction commonly referred to as SPD, is a painful condition which affects the pelvic girdle and lower back during pregnancy. An increase in ligament laxity during pregnancy to assist during childbirth can leave your joints more mobile than usually putting excessive force on the pelvic girdle and lumbar spine. Pain can manifest itself in the lower back, pelvis or groin, with some experiencing episodes of sciatica.Early intervention is key to having a pain free pregnancy.
How can Physiotherapy help?
This pregnancy related pain is treatable. Here at Dunboyne physiotherapy we help address muscle and ligament imbalances which can help alleviate pain and discomfort.
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At Dunboyne Physiotherapy we aim to identify the root cause of your pain, treating the problem and not just the symptoms. The integration of Neurokinetic muscle tests and Shockwave therapy help provide effective and lasting results.