Shin-Yiing Yeung, PT, DPT, E-RYT, who holds a doctor of physical therapy degree, specializes in pelvic health physical therapy. She helps adults restore their urinary, bowel, sexual and core functions.
Her specialty lies in treating musculoskeletal pain located at the hip, groin, sacroiliac joints, low back, abdomen, pubic area, tailbone and feet. Specific diagnoses she treats include difficulty with urination, recurrent urinary infections, post-void dribble, overactive bladder, stress/urge incontinence, chronic prostatitis, interstitial cystitis, irritable bowel syndrome, constipation, abdominal pain, diastasis recti, abdominal hernia, sciatica, pudendal neuralgia, non-relaxing/ overactive pelvic floor, pelvic organ prolapse, difficulty with sexual function, vaginismus, coccydynia and scoliosis.
She is committed to helping her patients control their symptoms and regain participation in their home, work and fitness routines. For the patients who respond better to gentler forms of physical therapy treatments, she can offer aquatic therapy, yoga-based exercises, relaxation techniques and graded exercises. Her approach is based on her patient’s goals and interest along with research and clinical expertise.
“There are a lot of myths and misinformation about core and kegel exercises that can lead to problems related pelvic health. I enjoy helping people learn ways to be on the same team with their body rather than going against it.” - Shin-Yiing Yeung, PT, DPT, E-RYT