Myofascial Release & Pelvicology Specialist
Lesley Arbour, MSRN
Lesley Arbour has been in private practice for over 25+ years, specializing in working in the Women’s Health Field:
Pelvic Muscle Dysfunction such as Incontinence, Chronic Pain, Interstitial Cystitis, Urinary Track Infections, Anorgasmia & Trauma Related Disorders
Lesley’s Philosophy Myofascial Release Pelvicology is a very personal, private theray and most of all, educational.
As a former Teacher, Acute Rehabilitation Nurse, Lesley feels that on-going interaction between therapist & client is invaluable for successful treatment.
She developed a Certification Program in 1985 for the treatment of pelvic floor dysfunction (ongoing web-based).
Pelvicology uses Myofascial Release technique to unlock the internal fascia of the pelvic floor. Patients experience lasting changes including functional improvement of the pelvic floor muscles, improved core stabilization, relieving Low Back, SI, Hip Flexor & Coccyx pain. Very often improved pelvic organ support provides relief of bowel, bladder and sexual dysfunction.
Lesley is internationally know expert in behavioral medicine, specifically in perineometry, a biofeedback treatment
of disorders of pelvic musculature and sexual dysfunction. She is also considered a master therapist in Myofascial Release (MFR) which she combined with her pelvic treatment expertise, allowed her to develop a speciality program known as Pelvicology.
Over the past 25 years, Lesley has sucessfully these conditions:
• Prenatal & Postpartum Care
• Episotomy & Mastectomy Scars
• Chronic Constipation
• Prolapsed Uterus
• Bladder/Bowel Incontinence
• Interstitial Cystitis
• Chronic Pelvic Pain
• Dyspareunia (painful intercourse)
• Low Back, SI, Hip Flexor, Coccyx Pain
Trauma, such as a fall, whiplash, or just habitual poor posture have a cumulative effect. The changes trauma causes in the fascial system produces pain, restrictions of motion, effects flexibility and endurance of stress and strain.