My Sexual Health Team Member:
Helen Shaw is a physiotherapist with a special interest in Men’s Pelvic Health. This includes pre and post prostatectomy and chronic pelvic pain patients. She is interested in sexual rehabilitation and hopes to study further in this field.
Helen received her physiotherapy degree from the University of Pretoria in 1981. She travelled overseas in 2016 and became one of the first physiotherapists in South Africa to have officially trained in Male Pelvic Health. After attending three international training courses, she now assists with the training of physiotherapists in this country. She is currently involved in a Wits University programme to train Nigerian physiotherapists in Male Pelvic Health.
She is a member of the South African Prostate Scientific Advisory Board.
Memberships and affiliations:
- Registered Physiotherapist with the HPCSA in South Africa
- Practice number: PR 7212828
- Official Regulating Body Registration Number: PT0039513