Obstetric Physiotherapy


Obstetric Physiotherapy or physical therapy for pregnant women is the specialty that deals with preventive and therapeutic aspects of pregnancy, childbirth and postpartum to allow preparation of the body, especially the pelvic floor during the 9 months to the time of delivery. In turn, it aims to rehabilitate injuries and problems that may arise after delivery. The main advantage for pregnant women is that by Obstetric Physiotherapy is achieved jostling learn to control not to hurt the baby and some exercises to reduce pain.