Past Events

Pelvic Floor Physical Therapy and Biofeedback

Aired on 9.23.2019
FREE
Pelvic Floor Physical Therapy and Biofeedback

Cincinnati Children’s offered a live, online Q&A

During the event, Sarah Fox, DPT, and Megan Wittenberg, BSN, RN, and Maria Obermeyer, APRN, provided an overview of pelvic floor physical therapy and biofeedback while answering questions in real-time.

The Colorectal Center at Cincinnati Children’s is one of the most comprehensive pediatric colorectal centers in the world. Each year, our team cares for more than 700 patients with Hirschsprung disease, anorectal malformations, inflammatory bowel disease and other colorectal conditions.

   

Description

Directors & Faculty

Directors

Sarah Fox, DPT

Sarah Fox is a physical therapist who specializes in Pediatric Pelvic Health. She has served patients and families at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital since 2013 and has been part of the Multi-Disciplinary Motility Clinic (MDMC) Team since 2016. Sarah earned her Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Tennessee State University in 2009 and simultaneously achieved her Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental and related Disabilities (LEND) training at Vanderbilt University. She is Cincinnati Children’s expert physical therapist in Pelvic Health and works closely with Colorectal, Gastroenterology, and Urology divisions.

Megan Wittenberg, BSN, RN

Megan Wittenberg, a Colorectal Center Registered Nurse, graduated Cum Laude, from the Good Samaritan School of Nursing, Cincinnati, in 2015. She brings three years of experience on a medical-surgical floor that cared for patients having various surgical procedures and gastrointestinal diseases.  She joined Cincinnati Children’s Colorectal Center in July of 2018.

Maria Obermeyer, Colorectal Nurse Practitioner

BSN: University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, 2009.


Additional Faculty

Agenda

6:30 pm - 6:35 pm
Opening remarks
6:35 pm - 6:45 pm
Overview and common tips
6:45 pm - 7:30 pm
Q&A session