Women's Health and Rehabilitation

Conditions We Treat

  • Cancer-related fatigue
  • Coccyx disorders
  • Constipation
  • Dysmenorrhea (painful menstruation)
  • Dyspareunia and vaginismus (pain related to sexual intercourse)
  • Endometriosis
  • Fecal incontinence
  • Interstitial cystitis
  • Lymphedema management after cancer surgery
  • Musculoskeletal pain and weakness
  • Neck and lower back pain
  • Pelvic pain
  • Rectal or anal pain
  • Sacroiliac dysfunction
  • Sciatica
  • Surgical scar management
  • Urinary incontinence
  • Urinary frequency and nocturia
  • Urinary retention

Over her lifetime a woman’s body undergoes many changes, some of which may cause pain, discomfort or inconvenience. At Lifespan our physical therapy and rehabilitation services help a wide variety of conditions that women experience.

Our experienced staff of licensed physical therapists are all women who have received specialized training in obstetric and gynecologic physical therapy, as well as oncology rehabilitation.

Our Services

Evaluations and treatments are provided in a professional and confidential manner.

  • A complete musculoskeletal examination
  • A comprehensive plan of care
  • Patient-centered functional goals
  • Preventive health care

Additional Specialized Programs

  • Pelvic floor therapy is a unique area of physical rehabilitation that is critical for the restoration of functional voiding, elimination, and sexual health. Our team also provides therapy to patients served by the Program for Pelvic Floor Disorders at the Women's Medicine Collaborative. Learn more »
     
  • The Breast Rehabilitation Program at Rhode Island Hospital is an inpatient and outpatient program designed for those who have undergone breast surgery. The goal is to restore previous activity and function through various techniques: exercise, scar management and control of swelling. To learn more please call us at 401-444-4301.  

Referrals

Talk to your doctor about problems you are experiencing and how they affect your life. If you think physical therapy can help, ask your doctor for a referral to a women’s health physical therapist.

Contact Us

Our women's rehabilitation services are available at three easily accessible locations. Contact the one most convenient for you.

Locations

Women's Health and Rehabilitation Services, Providence, RI
401-793-7022
Lifespan Women's Physical Therapy Services, East Greenwich, RI
401-444-2050
Occupational Therapy, Vanderbilt Rehabilitation Center, Newport Hospital
401-845-1845
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Locations

Women's Health and Rehabilitation Services, Providence, RI
146 West River Street
Providence, RI 02904
Second Floor, Suite 11C
146 West River Street
Providence, RI 02904
401-793-7022
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Locations

Lifespan Women's Physical Therapy Services, East Greenwich, RI
1454 South County Trail
East Greenwich, RI 02818
Suite 1300
1454 South County Trail
East Greenwich, RI 02818
401-444-2050
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Locations

Occupational Therapy, Vanderbilt Rehabilitation Center, Newport Hospital
20 Powel Avenue
Newport, RI 02840
20 Powel Avenue
Newport, RI 02840
401-845-1845