If you experience pain with sex, you are not alone, up to 75% of women will experience painful penetration at some stage in their lives, the good news is HELP IS AVAILABLE.

While having a conversation about sex among friends is sometimes taboo, it is a conversation we have in clinic with all our ladies. A huge part of our consults is listening to your story, discussing when and why sex became painful and educating you on strategies to get you back to enjoying pain free sex.

You may experience pain:

  • With initial penetration

  • Deep inside (‘thudding’)

  • Sensitivity around vulva or entrance to vagina

  • Pain after sex, particularly worse post orgasm

Reasons pain may be occurring: