First in Maine to Complete Pelvic Physical Therapy Certification- Tracie MacLeod
NORWAY, ME – Stephens Memorial Hospital’s (SMH) Physical Rehabilitation Department Manager, Lissa Merrill, PT is pleased to announce that Tracie MacLeod, PT, DPT, PRPC is the first physical therapist in the state of Maine to be certified as a Pelvic Rehabilitation Practitioner Certification (PRPC) from the Herman and Wallace Pelvic Rehabilitation Institute. Tracie's certification provides her with the knowledge and skills necessary to accurately diagnose and treat pelvic dysfunctions for men and women throughout the life cycle including: urinary incontinence, pelvic pain, bowel dysfunction and pelvic organ prolapse.
Certified Pelvic Rehabilitation Practitioners must pass a 150 question exam that covers multiple domains as they relate to pelvic rehabilitation in addition to completing 2,000 hours of direct patient care in this field.
Tracie has been a member of the SMH Physical Therapy Department for 7 years. She is a member of Global Pelvic Health Alliance.
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Photo Caption: Tracie MacLeod, PT, DPT, PRPC SMH Physical Rehabilitation Department