St. Joseph Hospital of Orange
1100 West Stewart Dr, Orange, CA 92868714.633.9111
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Rehabilitation

Our Outcomes

The St. Joseph Hospital Rehabilitation Services Pelvic Floor Program has excellent outcomes for regaining continence and decreasing pelvic pain, as well as regaining continence after prostatectomy surgery.

Statistics for Women:

  • 98% decrease in pelvic pain
  • 50% of patients experience improvement in urinary continence in 6 visits
  • 50% improvement in quality of life scores within 6 visits

Statistics for Men:

  • 83% of patients experience improvement in urinary continence
  • 67% decrease in the use of pads in an average of 8 treatments, within 6 months of surgery
  • 53% improvement in quality of life scores within 8 visits
  • 48% decrease in nocturia - the need to get up during the night in order to urinate

Our Pelvic Floor Program Services include:

  • Evaluation by a certified Physical Therapist in a private, safe environment – both male and female therapists available
  • Exercises to control bowel and bladder
  • External biofeedback treatment
  • Internal and External electrical stimulation
  • Home exercise program
  • Education including dietary guidelines