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At Foundational Concepts, it is our mission to provide an integrative approach to musculoskeletal dysfunction to restore function, reduce pain and rejuvenate your whole person. Our long term vision includes bringing together many disciplines that can help heal women and men suffering from pelvic floor dysfunction. We offer physical therapy for pelvic floor dysfunction, oncology rehab for post-cancer treatment pain, lymphedema therapy, and much, much more. Listed below are some of the areas we specialize in.

Pelvic Floor Dysfunction

Pelvic Floor Dysfunction

Pelvic Floor Dysfunction encompasses many different disorders and symptoms.We can give you back a quality of life that you may not have thought possible.

Pelvic Pain

Pelvic Pain

Painful intercourse, incontinence, constipation, and the emotional anguish that can accompany these issues, are all symptomatic of pelvic floor dysfunction. Get the relief you need with pelvic floor therapy.

Urinary Incontinence

Urinary Incontinence

If you think a little pee after a good laugh is normal, think again. Urinary incontinence is treatable with pelvic floor therapy, which will strengthen your core and support your bladder.

Painful Intercourse

Painful Intercourse

Painful intercourse can greatly impact your life and relationships. Get the help you need— physically and emotionally—with pelvic physical therapy and sex therapy treatments.

Constipation

Constipation

Painful and uncomfortable, constipation is often a result of poor lifestyle habits and is linked to the condition of your pelvic floor. Discover how you can break the cycle.

Fecal Incontinence

Fecal Incontinence

The loss of bowel control shouldn’t control of your life. Pelvic floor therapy addresses the various causes of fecal incontinence to help you reclaim your body once more.

Male Pelvic Pain

Male Pelvic Pain

Male pelvic pain often manifests as pain between the testicles and anus and can intensify with sitting, intercourse, urination or a bowel movement.

Intensive Bowel Program

Intensive Bowel Program

If you suffer from chronic constipation, our Intensive Bowel Program can help you make lasting changes in a short amount of time.

Oncology Rehabilitation

Oncology Rehabilitation

Surviving cancer leaves many physical and emotional scars. Our dedicated specialists can treat the many after-effects of cancer treatment with oncology rehab services.

Orthopedic Physical Therapy

Orthopedic Physical Therapy

Caring for the whole person isn’t limited to the pelvic floor. We create individualized orthopedic physical therapy programs to diagnose and treat your pain anywhere on your body.

Therapy Outcomes

Therapy Outcomes

Keeping track of patient outcomes is important to us. Discover the average outcomes of our pelvic floor therapy treatments by diagnosis.

Dry Needling

Dry Needling

Treating dysfunctions in skeletal muscle, fascia, connective tissue can diminish persistent pain and lead to improved activity and participation.

Yoga

Yoga

Complement Yoga with Sarah Lenahan offers beginner’s level yoga classes that are infused with a balance of joy, humor and tranquility.

Pediatric Pelvic Floor Physical Therapy

Pediatric Pelvic Floor Physical Therapy

Many children suffer from embarrassing bowel and bladder difficulties, ranging from urine leakage, urine retention, constipation, or bowel leakage.  

TMJ (Temporal-Mandibular Joint Pain)

TMJ (Temporal-Mandibular Joint Pain)

A large portion of the US population will have pain related to the TMJ or jaw joint that contribute to  temporal-mandibular disorders (TMD).

Clinical Social Work

Clinical Social Work

Jennifer Worth, LCSW moved her clinical private practice to Foundational Concepts, Plaza office, in August 2016. Since that time Jennifer has worked closely with the Clinic’s physical therapists to address psychological issues that hinder improvement of physical symptoms. Chronic pain can significantly  affect a person physically and psychologically, and research has shown a strong indication that psychological interventions aid in decreasing chronic pain.

I'm actually grateful that my physical state got to the point that I had to seek out Foundational Concepts. Because…read more

"Sarah and I have been working together for several weeks.  My pelvic pain is related to scar tissue from surgery,…read more

Janet S., Merriam

"I met Jenn and Sarah in 2011 after almost a year of searching for the cause of my pelvic pain.…read more

John W., Lee's Summit

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