About Us

Our Mission is to Empower you to live life to the full!

Your Journey to a Fulfilling Life

Pelvic floor conditions can take a huge toll on quality of life! Our mission at Empower Pelvic Clinic is to empower you to overcome the limitations of your pelvic floor.

This starts with a thorough assessment of YOU and your pelvic floor. Your physio will then give you tailored advice and provide treatment to optimize your pelvic floor function.

About Us

Our Mission is to Empower You to Live Life to the Full!

Our Mission is to Empower You to Live Life to the Full!

Pelvic floor conditions can take a huge toll on quality of life! Our mission at Empower Pelvic Clinic is to empower you to overcome the limitations of your pelvic floor.

This starts with a thorough assessment of YOU and your pelvic floor. Your physio will then give you tailored advice and provide treatment to optimize your pelvic floor function.

About Rebekah

Empower Pelvic Clinic was founded by Rebekah Shiraz. Rebekah has been treating pelvic floor dysfunction since 2015. Rebekah is passionate about women’s health, educating women about their health (especially their pelvic floor) and raising awareness of women’s health conditions. Rebekah treats all types of pelvic floor dysfunction, including incontinence, pelvic pain (including endometriosis), constipation, and pregnancy and post-natal pelvic floor concerns. Rebekah also treats other pregnancy and post-natal concerns including mastitis and lumbo-pelvic pain and assists women with returning to exercise following pregnancy.

Rebekah has a post graduate certificate in pelvic floor rehabilitation through the University of Melbourne and is currently completing her masters in pelvic floor health. Rebekah is also skilled in Pilates, and has completed training in pregnancy and post-natal pilates through the Australian Physiotherapy and Pilates Institute. Rebekah has also completed numerous postgraduate courses to further develop her skills in treating both pelvic floor and musculoskeletal dysfunction.

When not working or studying Rebekah enjoys spending time with her husband and two young daughters.

Qualifications 

Bachelor of Physiotherapy – Charles Sturt University

Postgraduate Certificate of Physiotherapy (Pelvic Floor) – University of Melbourne

Masters of Physiotherapy (Pelvic Health) – University of Melbourne (Due to complete mid 2024)

Memberships

Australian Physiotherapy Association

Continence Foundation of Australia

International Children’s Continence Society

Womens Health Training Associates

Other Training

Continence Paediatrics Course – International Children’s Continence Society

Pelvic floor courses: Prolapse and Incontinence, Chronic Pelvic Pain, Overactive Bladder courses and research update –  Women’s Health Training Associates

Diastasis and the Abdominal Wall – The Physiotherapy Clinic

Dance Courses- Screening and Conditioning in Dance, The Foot and Ankle in Dance & The Dancing Hip- Australian Physiotherapy Association