Physical, Medical and Rehabilitation for Pelvic Floor Dysfunction
Our guest for this episode of Mountain Land Physical Therapy’s Pelvic Health Podcast is Dr. Jared Aida. Dr. Aida attended Brigham Young University and received his Bachelor Of Science in Kinesiology and Exercise Science followed by his Doctorate of Osteopathic Medicine from A.T. Still University in Mesa, Arizona. He was a resident physician at Loma Linda University Health and Sports Medicine and Interventional Spine Fellowship at Georgetown University Hospital. Today’s topic is on physical medicine and rehabilitation and how pelvic floor dysfunction and therapists can work with a strong multidisciplinary approach with our patients. We discuss what PM&R medicine is, their approach to pelvic floor dysfunction, common orthopedic conditions and symptoms that may have pelvic floor involvement, interventions for pelvic floor dysfunction and when physical therapists should refer out to this profession for help and further evaluation with our patient population.