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Pain With Sex: The Problems and The Solutions

published on November 30, 2021

Pain with sex is a very common experience after childbirth, not to mention the emotional barriers that can sometimes stand in the way as well! Dr. Alex DiGrado takes us through the most common reasons why we may be experiencing pain or discomfort during intercourse and the first line of defense against them.


Dr. Alexandra DiGrado, PT, DPT, PRPC
Dr. Alexandra DiGrado, PT, DPT, PRPC is a doctor of physical therapy with advanced training and certification in pelvic floor rehabilitation with over ten years experience. Her own labor and delivery experience informed her understanding of pregnancy and postpartum care and inspired her to support birthing people receive more education and physical support in their healing journey. She has been a dedicated partner of the NOLA Transgender Institute, working with patients undergoing gender confirming surgeries and is proud to serve the LGBTQIA+ community. She lives in Boston, MA with her husband and toddler.

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