Physiotherapy

Dr. Kunal Gupta (P.T)

MPT ( Neurology)

Senior Physiotherapist

Physiotherapy is a Physical medicine and rehabilitation specialty that remediates impairment and promotes mobility, function and quality of life. It is carried out by physical therapists known as Physiotherapist   world wide.

Role of physiotherapist in different Departments:

Speciality Areas:


Orthopaedic:

Physiotherapist are trained in the treatment of post operative orthopedics procedure, fractures,  sport injuries, arthritis, sprain, strain, back & neck pain, spinal conditions, amputations, joint and spine mobilization, therapeutic  exercise, neuromuscular techniques, electric stimulation techniques and electrotherapy are modalities employed to expedite recovery.

Those who have suffered injury or disease effecting the muscles, bones, ligaments, tendons will benefit from physiotherapist .

Neurology:

Neurological Physiotherapy is a field focused on working with individuals who have a neurological disorders or disease.

These can include Stroke, chronic back pain, brain injury, cerebral palsy, Parkinson disease, facial palsy and spinal cord injury( Paraplegia, quadriplegia)

Physiotherapy  improves strength ,balance, mobility and overall fitness.

Cardio Vascular & Pulmonary Physiotherapy:

Physiotherapy offer therapy for a wide variety of cardio pulmonary disorders or pre and post cardiac or pulmonary surgery for e.g Coronary bypass surgery .

Primary goal of this specialty include increasing endurance and functional independence .Manual therapy is used in this field to assist in clearing lung secretions experience with cystic fibrosis.

Pulmonary disorders, post coronary bypass surgery, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, pulmonary fibrosis treatment can benefit from physiotherapist

Geriatric:

Covers a wide areas of issues concerning people that effect many people as they grow older and include what are not limited to the following :-

  • Arthritis
  • Osteoporosis
  • Joint replacement
  • Balance disorder
  • Incontinence etc

Gynaecology:

Physiotherapist mostly addresses women’s issues related to the female reproductive system, child birth and post partum. These include :-

  • Lymph edema
  • Osteoporosis
  • Pelvic pain
  • Pre natal & post partum periods
  • Urinary incontinence
  • Disorders associates with pelvic floor dysfunction

Pediatrics:

Physiotherapy assists in early detection of health problems and uses a limited variety of modalities to provide physical therapy for adolescents with a variety of congenital, developmental, neuromuscular, skeletal disorders.

Treatments focus mainly on improving gross and fine motor skills, balance and co-ordinations, strength and endurance as well as cognitive and sensory integration .

Physiotherapy Department

Aim: Our focus is to facilitate and maximize recovery and functional mobility following a musculoskeletal or neurological injury. We have facilities,knowledge and skills to complete comprehensive biomechanical assessments and evidence based exercise prscreption

Facilities Avaliable

  • Consultation
  • Manual therapy
  • Chest physiotherapy
  • Home care
  • Obstric,gynecological clinic , ante natal , post natal care
  • Geriatric clinic – Help in adl(Activiteis of daily living ) activities, pain free activities
  • Posture correction

Equipments

  • Imported Tens
  • Imported laser
  • IFT
  • Ultrasound
  • Muscle stimulator
  • Traction unit (cervical & Lumbar )
  • Parallel bar with posture correction mirror
  • Tilting table
  • Shoulder wheel, shoulder pulley, abduction ladder
  • Wax therapy
  • Cryo therapy
  • Hydro-collartor pack