In published research, our protocol significantly reduces symptoms in the majority of our patients.

We treat Prostatitis, Chronic Pelvic Pain Syndrome, Levator Ani Syndrome, Interstitial Cystitis, Pelvic Floor Dysfunction and other diagnoses.

Click to read a NY Times article about the Wise-Anderson Protocol.
In the latest Stanford study, the global response assessment revealed that 82% of our patients reported improvement. (59% marked/moderate, 23% slight)

New study: 1/3 of pelvic pain patients using Wise-Anderson Protocol stopped using all drugs after 6 months


Pelvic Pain Podcast

Listen to Dr. Wise’s podcasts discussing the resolution of pelvic pain syndromes from his 23 years of experience in treating the condition. Dr. Wise is the director of the National Center for Pelvic Pain Research that offers a 6 day immersion clinic to eligible men and women. He is the co-author with Stanford urologist Dr. Rodney Anderson, of A Headache in the Pelvis.


(Most of our patients have at least two or more symptoms)

  • Urinary Frequency / Urgency / Hesitancy
  • Pain with Sitting
  • Rectal / Perineum Pain
  • Genital Pain
  • Pain During or After Sex
  • Pain or Relief After Bowel Movement
  • Lower Abdominal Pain
  • Tailbone / Low Back Pain
  • Stress Can Increase Pain
  • Hot Baths or Heat Help
  • Depression / Anxiety About Symptoms
  • Symptoms Reduce Quality of Life
  • Conventional Treatments Don't Help
  • Medical Tests Find No Disease


2017 Clinic Schedule

January 19-24
March 2-7
April 20-25
June 1-6
July 13 -18
August 24-29
October 5-10
December 7-12

Clinic Details

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Published Research & Media

Stanford Emeritus Professor Rodney Anderson discusses the Wise-Anderson Protocol for treatment of prostatitis and chronic pelvic pain syndromes.

A Fix for Stress-Related Pelvic Pain
By Donald G. McNeil Jr., published December 30, 2013
Read the full article on the NY Times website

  • Published research shows that after six months of Wand use most patients showed significant reduction in internal trigger point sensitivity/pain
  • Internal trigger point release can be effectively done by patient
  • The 6-month use of Wand in a clinical trial is associated with significant reduction in emotional distress, symptoms & medication use

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A Headache in the Pelvis: A new understanding and treatment for chronic pelvic pain syndromes

Now available in 9 languages in print, and as an online ebook for immediate access on your computer, tablet or smartphone.

A Headache in the Pelvis
“…has truly become the ‘Bible’ for patients, both men and women, who suffer from pelvic floor muscle dysfunction.”

Robert Moldwin, M.D.
Author, The Interstitial Cystitis Survival Guide

See all reviews of A Headache in the Pelvis