Are you looking for expert pelvic floor physical therapy in Scottsdale, Arizona? Look no further! Our conveniently located clinic near the airpark is home to the finest Doctor’s of Physical Therapy, and our Pelvic Floor practice is led by our dedicated and highly skilled physical therapist, Sarah Backus.

What is Pelvic Floor Physical Therapy?

Pelvic floor physical therapy is a specialized form of therapy that focuses on addressing the health and function of the pelvic floor muscles. These muscles play a crucial role in supporting the pelvic organs, including the bladder, uterus, and rectum, and they are essential for controlling bowel and bladder function.

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Conditions treated by Pelvic floor physical therapy

At Anatomy Optimized, our physical therapy clinic in Scottsdale, AZ, we understand that pelvic floor issues can cause discomfort, pain, and emotional distress. Our expert therapist, Sarah Backus, has extensive experience in treating a variety of conditions related to pelvic floor health, including:

  1. Pelvic Pain: If you’re experiencing persistent pain in the pelvic region, our targeted therapy can provide relief and improve your overall quality of life.
  2. Incontinence: Whether you’re dealing with stress incontinence (leakage with physical activity or sneezing) or urge incontinence (sudden strong urges resulting in involuntary leakage), our tailored treatment plans can help you regain control.
  3. Prenatal and Postpartum Issues: Pregnancy and childbirth can place significant strain on the pelvic floor. Our specialized therapies can assist in preparing for childbirth or help you recover post-delivery.
  4. Pelvic Organ Prolapse: We can provide non-surgical interventions to alleviate discomfort caused by pelvic organ prolapse and improve muscle support.
  5. Dyspareunia (Painful Intercourse): Pelvic floor physical therapy can be effective in addressing pain during intercourse, enhancing intimacy and comfort.


  1. Expertise: We take pride in having Sarah Backus as our dedicated pelvic floor physical therapist. Sarah not only brings a wealth of professional experience but also personal insight as an athlete. Her athletic background allows her to understand the unique demands that physical activity places on the body, making her well-equipped to design exercise programs tailored to each patient’s needs.
  2. Personalized Care: We believe in treating every patient as an individual. Sarah will work closely with you to create a personalized treatment plan that incorporates targeted exercises within our fully equipped gym to strengthen your pelvic floor and improve overall physical function.
  3. Comfortable and Convenient Location: Our clinic’s convenient location near Costco in North Scottsdale ensures easy access for those residing in the area or visiting the city. Our clinic is housed inside a gym, allowing us to provide comprehensive care and specialized exercises to meet your needs.
  4. Compassionate Support: We understand that discussing pelvic floor health can be private and sensitive, and we strive to create a warm and supportive environment for all our patients. Sarah’s empathetic approach ensures you feel at ease throughout your treatment journey, making your experience both effective and comfortable.
  5. Holistic Approach: Sarah’s unique combination of expertise in pelvic floor physical therapy and her athletic background allows her to take a holistic approach to your care. She considers not only your immediate symptoms but also your overall lifestyle and physical activities to create a well-rounded treatment plan that supports your long-term pelvic health goals.

Take the First Step Towards Pelvic Health Today!

Don’t let pelvic floor issues limit your active lifestyle. Reach out to Dr. Backus today and schedule a free phone consultation. Let us support you on your journey to a healthier and happier you.