We are pleased to welcome Miriam to our Pelvic Floor Rehabilitation team!
Miriam Haustein is a Registered Physiotherapist who completed her Masters of Science degree in Physiotherapy from Dalhousie University, Halifax. She also holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Kinesiology from Dalhousie University.
Miriam has experience working with patients with orthopedic injuries, however finds her passion in the world of pelvic floor rehabilitation and pelvic health. Her decision to focus in this area of practice stemmed from having worked in pre- and post natal care at the IWK Children’s hospital in Halifax and her awareness that treatment of the pelvic floor leads to a better quality of life.
Miriam has received post-graduate training in treating bowel and bladder incontinence for both males and females, pelvic organ prolapse, dyspareunia, vestibulodynia, Vulvodynia, lumbosacral dysfunctions and coccydynia. She has completed many post graduate courses in pelvic rehabiliation from Laura Werner and Marcy Dayan. Her approach emphasizes on listening to her patients’ individual needs and goals and creates a treatment plan with a focus on education, behavioural training, manual therapy and specific therapeutic exercises. She is passionate about providing support, treatment and guidance for your pelvic floor and core health. Miriam is currently also completing her certification for Functional Dry Needling.