Prolapse

Prolapse Treatment in London: Prolapse physiotherapist (Cystocele)

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What is a Prolapse?

Prolapse, literally meaning “to fall out of place”, is caused by weakening of tissues that supports the pelvic organs or the pelvic floor muscles, resulting in one or more of the pelvic organs pushing against the wall of the vagina.

Pelvic organs include your bladder, uterus and rectum. They are held in place by tissue and the supported from below by the pelvic floor muscles. Weakening of this tissue and muscle may result in prolapse, which will cause discomfort during sex and problems passing urine.


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If you cannot find an appointment which suits you or would like a home visit, call us or send us a message: we will do our best to find you a slot.


Prolapse physiotherapy treatment

Prolapse can be treated

Many women in London don’t seek treatment for Prolapse, because they feel too embarrassed to speak to their doctor about it, or because they don’t know it’s not a permanent condition. If you think you suffer from prolapse, you should talk to your doctor or physiotherapist in London, as they can help you.

Prolapse Physiotherapist Treatment

Prolapse can be treated with physiotherapy and exercise. Just like any other muscle, pelvic floor muscles can grow stronger with specialised exercise. Keeping a healthy weight and leading a generally healthy lifestyle can also help.  Physiotherapy treatments will help improve your quality of life in a non invasive manner and help get rid of discomfort long term.

Prolapse Physiotherapist Specialist

At Excellence Physiotherapy London, we have a specialised female physiotherapist, who offers prolapse treatment in London. She has great experience in pathology and will use a wide range of techniques, from pelvic floor rehabilitation to hypopressive gymnastics, to allow you recover in a fast and safe way. Our London based physiotherapist will also teach you a range of exercises you can perform on your own between sessions. This will help speed up your recovery and it will also help you sustain the results long term, as you can perform these exercises on your own any time.

Prolapse physiotherapist at home in London, Home Visit Prolapse Physiotherapy Treatment

For patient who cannot come to our clinic or prefer to have their prolapse treatment carried out at home in London, our prolapse specialist offers home visit for prolapse treatment. Home visits can be especially beneficial for new mothers, as they can go through the treatment without having to separate from their new born baby

Prolapse physiotherapist rehabilitation in London at Our Practices in Monument Moorgate EC3, Belgravia SW1 or Clapham SW4.

Our Prolapse specialist can treat you at:

  • Our clinic in Monument near Bank, Moorgate and London Bridge
  • Our clinic in Belgravia Westminster near Victoria, Knightsbridge and Sloane Square
  • Our clinic in Clapham near Battersea and Balham

Our clinics are located within walking distance to the main Central London stations and are easy to reach from anywhere in London. If you cannot find a suitable appointment in your clinic of preference, you can choose any of the others as our clinics are located just 10-15 minutes` travel from each other.

Prolapse Physiotherapy Treatment Covered By Health Insurances and BUPA, AXA, Cigna Recognised

Our physiotherapy and osteopathy treatments are covered by most health insurances and are Bupa registered & recognised (BUPA Global and BUPA UK), Axa registered & recognised (AXA International, AXA ppp), Cigna registered & recognised and WPA registered & recognised

For Prolapse treatment appointment with our London physiotherapist call : 0207 125 0262 – 07824 553765


If you are an Axa or Bupa patient, you cannot book online. Please call our office with your authorisation number.

If you cannot find an appointment which suits you or would like a home visit, call us or send us a message: we will do our best to find you a slot.


More Information About Prolapse

Why do i have a Prolapse?

Their is few reason why a woman can have a prolapse depending of your age and condition.

  • The strain of childbirth, which weakens the pelvic floor. It is not uncommon and it affects up to 50% of women giving childbirth, to some degree.
  • Weakening of pelvic floor muscles in older women, who have gone through menopause.
  • Being overweight.

What are the exercises to reduce Prolapse?

Most of the exercises use to treat Prolapse are similar to pelvic floor rehabilitation exercises. Most of the exercises are linked to a good abdominal breathing and to the awareness of your pelvic muscles. Once you feel which muscle needs to be contracted, the physio will then increase the strength and length of the exercises until your prolapse has reduced.

Do I need Surgery if i has a Prolapse?

No, No and No! Prolapse doesn’t need surgery except if your prolapse is very important. We classify Prolapse in different grades. Unless your prolapse is very important, prolapse physiotherapy will be able to reduce your prolapse without any surgery. If your prolapse grade is important the physio will discuss with you the different options before looking into prolapse surgery