19 Sep Debbie Downing, P.T.
Debbie Downing, P.T. is a graduate of Indiana University with over 15 years of experience and over 1000 hours of continuing education in traditional and holistic practices. She specializes in Manual Therapy and Pelvic Health providing a variety of skilled therapeutic techniques for any number of pain conditions and pelvic disorders. Her success in treating patients with difficult problems sets her apart from traditional physical therapists.
Debbie offers a comprehensive approach for treating pain, vaginal and colorectal problems, and urinary and fecal incontinence. She is expert in manual therapy treating musculoskeletal imbalances, facial restrictions of the viscera, and lymphatic congestion. Her manual skills include Myofacial Release, Soft Tissue Mobilization and Massage, Muscle Energy & Functional Technique for mobilization of joints, spine-sacroiliac and pelvis, Visceral Manipulation, Craniosacral Therapy, and Manual Lymphatic Drainage.
As a holistic practitioner, her sessions may include coaching on healthy lifestyles with a customized Home Exercise Program and tips for nutrition as it relates to urinary and colorectal health. She provides instruction for exercise that includes a balance of core stabilization, therapeutic stretches, and appropriate yoga poses. She incorporates proper breathing techniques with functional movement strategies and movement patterns with attention to posture and biomechanics. Spinal stabilization principles are applied as taught by the San Francisco Spine Institute.
Debbie is well recognized among her professional colleagues, as well as by the staff and patients at The Logan Institute. She is a popular lecturer as well as a physical therapist.