Pamela Downey (Partnership in Therapy, Coral Gables, FL)

Post reviews of clinics, physical therapists and doctors. No libel!
Post Reply
User avatar
Jay
Retired Mod
Retired Mod
Posts: 747
Joined: Wed Mar 05, 2008 4:28 pm
Location: Florida
Contact:

Pamela Downey (Partnership in Therapy, Coral Gables, FL)

Post by Jay » Sat May 31, 2008 2:58 am

Hi all,



I know that physical therapy resources for Floridian CPPS'ers are rather slim. I'm happy to say that I've had some first-hand experience with...login to view the rest of this post
I am not a physician. This is not medical advice. Consult your doctor!

Age: 26 Onset Age: 17 Symptoms: Shooting, nerve-like pains throughout the penis, which abruptly hit and leave. Testicular pain, perineum pain, burning/irritative urination, extended pain after ejaculation. Occasionally, some allodynia or ache in the coccyx/sacrum/thigh/buttocks/legs. Diagnosis: Pelvic floor dysfunction, degenerated lumbar disk, and mildly herniated lumbar disk. Helped By: Physical therapy, pain management doctor, hot baths, therapy pool, stretching regimen, breathing exercises, relaxation, distraction. Worsened By: Arousal/ejaculation (worst), constipation, panicking/obsessing, other triggers depend upon current symptoms. Tests/Prior Treatments: Too many antibiotics to count, multiple urine tests (all normal), testicular ultrasound (normal), bladder and renal ultrasound (normal), lumbar and pelvic MRI with and w/o contrast (revealed disk problems), Elavil 25mg (caused retention), Flomax 0.4mg.



You must be a registered member and logged in to view the replies in this topic.


Register Login
 
Post Reply

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: Baidu [Spider] and 1 guest