Pelvic Organ Prolapse

Cystocele or Rectocele: Prolapse Physiotherapy treatment with our Expert women’s health physiotherapists at Harmony Ottawa

Pelvic organ prolapse, also known as cystocele and rectocele, is not an uncommon condition and it affects to some degree up to 50% of women giving birth. Harmony Ottawa Physiotherapy expertize in the treatment of prolapse and related issues. Our experienced female physiotherapists have years of experience working with women suffering from the condition and can offer you treatment in confidence at our facility.

A lot of women don’t seek treatment because they feel too embarrassed to speak to their doctor, but you don’t have to go through life in discomfort.


What is Pelvic Organ Prolapse


A prolapse is a descent of one or more of the pelvic organs into the vagina. This includes; the bladder, bowels or uterus.


Symptoms of a Prolapse

  • Vaginal bulging, aching or heaviness

  • Incomplete emptying of bowels or bladder

  • Incontinence

How can Harmony Ottawa help my Prolapse?

A Harmony Ottawa, Pelvic Health Physiotherapists may offer a supervised pelvic floor muscle training program and advice regarding Suitable lifestyle advice and modifications, Exercise modifications, or advise you to consider a Vaginal Pessary.