Persistent Genital Arousal/Genito-Pelvic Dysesthesia  

Discussion with Tracy Sher and
Dr. Allyson Shrikhande, MD


  • 1 hour
  • NY CEUs available
  • For other states, check for reciprocation or individual application



  • Medical and Fitness Professionals
  • No pre-requisites
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What can I expect?

Dr. Allyson Shrikhande gives a presentation on Persistent Genital Arousal/Genito-Pelvic Dysesthesia followed by an interactive Q and A will follow.

Topics covered include:
  • The history of PGAD/GPD
  • Criteria for PGAD/GPD
  • Symptoms of PGAD/GPD
  • A multifactorial approach to treatment options

What will I learn?

After completing this webinar you will be able to:

  • Have an undeerstanding of Pathophysiology of Persistent genital arousal disorder/genito-pelvic dysesthesia (PGAD/GPD)
  • Understand the Pelvic Rehab Doctor’s Approach to the Problem
  • Be up to date on Medications and Review of Current Literature
  • Identify Non-operative Pelvic Physiatry Treatment Options to complement Pelvic Floor PT
Feel comfortable navigating psychosocial nuances while learning practical skills to do so. 

Do you want to watch THIS webinar and ALL of our other webinars for one yearly price? 

The Global Pelvic Health Alliance Membership offering features designed to help you grow your clinical skills and build your business. 
  • Webinars: an amazing set of webinars (like this one) that are all included in the membership with the ability to be present at the live recording and ask questions to the presenters.
  • Illustrations: We have an illustration that creates anatomy illustrations for us. We are constantly looking for ways of presenting the anatomy in ways that are more accurate and descriptive.
  • Handouts: Using the illustrations and an amazing team of colleagues to help review, we create a collection of handouts for you to use with your patients/clients!
  • Premiere Directory Listing: While anyone can have a free directory listing, GPHAM members get to have a profile picture, live links, and photo galleries to stand out. 
  • Global Pelvic Health Support Community: In addition to resources, you can also ask to join the private FB page with hundreds of multidisciplinary professionals from around the world to help you out!

Tracy Sher, PT, DPT, CSCS - Your Host

Tracy Sher is a pelvic physical therapist and is the founder of Pelvic Guru, Pelvic Guru Academy, and the Global Pelvic Health Alliance Membership. She is also an instructor for Pelvic Guru Academy, teaching Pudendal Neuralgia and Complex Pelvic Pain Solutions. 

Dr. Allyson Shrikhande, MD

Dr Allyson Augusta Shrikhande, a board-certified Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation specialist. Dr Shrikhande is the co-founder of Pelvic Rehabilitation Medicine (PRM), with numerous sites across the country taking care of women and men suffering from chronic pelvic pain and pelvic floor muscle dysfunction. She is the Chair of the Medical Education Committee for the International Pelvic Pain Society. She has published numerous peer-reviewed articles on the treatment of pelvic pain in academic journals, presented original work regarding her unique non-operative treatment protocol at multiple professional medical society meetings and is a recognized speaker at multiple medical institutions Grand Rounds and Society meetings. 
Formerly affiliated with Weill Cornell, Dr. Shrikhande was part of the Weill Cornell Medical Center Women’s Health Musculoskeletal Outpatient Clinic. She received her training at:
• The Royal College of Surgeons, Ireland Medical School
• Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center/Harvard Medical School
• NYU Langone Medical Center/RUSK Institute


What is the Cancelation & Refund Policy?
Individual GPHAM webinars are non-refundable. 
For other courses, the option for a full refund is available within 48 hours of purchase, however it is non-refundable upon either of these conditions:
  • You have viewed more than 50% of the course material
  • You have already claimed your CE certificate
If you need additional assistance with a refund or course concern, please email
Will there be any part of this live course where I could be recorded?
Live participation parts of courses may be recorded live and screenshots maybe be taken by the instructor or the host. If your camera is on, your microphone is on, or you type comments in the comment section, your participation will be part of that recording. If you do not wish to be part of this recording, you will be responsible for keeping your video and audio recording OFF during any live recorded sessions. 
How can I use the handouts, videos, and course supplemental material?
You will be provided with online content and recordings of the course as well as slides and material related to the course. This material is for your personal use only.  Please do not use clips of video, screen captures, screenshots, or copying in any way, that you might be presenting it as your own (whether or not it is for financial gain). Sharing a screenshot to social media that is credited to the instructor and/or Pelvic Guru, LLC is acceptable. If you would like to use any of this content for an independent project, you need to discuss this directly with Pelvic Guru and the instructor of the course. 
Will I have to exercise or have a space to move for this course? 
Some of the Pelvic Guru Academy courses have sections in them in which you will have the option of doing movement at various levels. Understand that all physical therapy, rehabilitative, and strength training instruction and use of all facilities and equipment shall be done at you own risk, and please be physically and medically able to undertake any and all physical therapy, rehabilitative, and strength training instruction provided in the course.