Isabel Deist graduated as a physiotherapist at the University of Pretoria in 1996 and has a passion to help restore healthy sexual and emotional relationships in her professional role as a physiotherapist by treating pelvic pain. She has been in private practice since 1997 and has is currently situated at Mediclinic Kloof Hospital in Pretoria.
She has done numerous courses in Women’s Health Physiotherapy and has been treating patients with pelvic pain, pelvic floor dysfunction and rehabilitation for several years. She also treats Men’s Health Pelvic Pain and Dysfunction. She has also completed a University of Pretoria accredited 2 year course in Pastoral Narrative Therapy. She is also involved in treating ante- and postnatal patients in hospital.
She is part of the Mysexualhealth Team and is currently treasurer of the Gauteng Pelvic & Women’s Health Special Interest Group of the South African Society of Physiotherapy.
Isabel also completed her ADPL 2 level in Pain Management and treat a numerous amount of chronic pain patients in the biopsychosocial model of pain. She is passionate about people and treating people in a holistic way to ensure successful outcomes.