Naomi Gill

Women's Health & Continence Physiotherapist

Naomi is a specialist Women’s Health and Continence Physiotherapist.  She completed a Masters in Rehabilitation (Continence Care) in 2018 and has over 10 years of clinical experience within this specialist field. She has been involved in research and has presented at national and international conferences (see accomplishments below).

 

Before moving to the Limestone Coast to establish the Women’s Health and Continence service at Good Country Physiotherapy she worked as the team leader of the woman’s health physiotherapy service of a large teaching hospital in the UK.  She provided physiotherapy to pregnant and postnatal women, as well as within a specialist continence service running bladder and bowel clinics.

 

Naomi has a caring approach to discussing sensitive health concerns and providing treatments for bladder, bowel and other pelvic floor conditions.  Naomi treats men, woman and children.

 

Accomplishments

 

  • Completed Masters in rehabilitation (Physiotherapy in continence care) at the University of Bradford UK

  • Awarded a distinction for research dissertation titled “Prevalence of urinary incontinence in netball players within rural SA”

  • Awarded the Barry Cahill travel scholarship for best scientific paper at the 26th National Conference on Incontinence Sydney.

  • Presented at the 2017 International Continence Society Meeting Florence.

  • Awarded a Bladder Foundation research grant 2015

 

Conditions that can be helped by a woman’s health and continence physiotherapist

 

Pregnancy:         Back pain

                         Pelvic pain

                         Wrist pain and carpal tunnel

                         Abdominal pain and weakness

                         Exercise in pregnancy

                         Pregnancy Massage

 

Postnatal:           Pelvic floor muscle rehabilitation

                         Bladder and bowel incontinence

                         Prolapse

                         Abdominal muscle weakness and rehabilitation

                         Back pain

                         Carpal tunnel

                               

Pelvic floor Dysfunctions / continence:

                         Prolapse             

                         Bladder urgency

                         Bladder leakage

                         Nocturia (excessive night time voiding)

                         Pelvic pain

                         Bowel urgency

                         Bowel leakage

                         Chronic Constipation

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