Physiotherapy Unit, Department of Orthopaedics

Physiotherapy unit has two Sections

 

1.                  Physiotherapy Section

2.                  Occupational Therapy Section

 

The existing professional hierarchy is as follows:

 

One Chief Physiotherapist

Two Superintendent Physiotherapist

Four Senior Physiotherapists

One Physiotherapist

Four Junior Physiotherapists

One Superintendent Occupational therapist

One Occupational therapist

One Yoga Instructor

One Senior Technical Orthotics + Prosthetics officer

 

The Physiotherapy unit is equipped with latest equipments providing best adjunct to the physiotherapeutic management including diagnostic, prognostic and therapeutic functions for timely screening and interventions.

 

 

1.      

S.W.D

2.            

Microwave diathermy

3.      

Magnoti

4.            

Laser therapy

5.      

Interferential therapy

6.            

Lumbar Traction and cervical Traction

7.      

Paraffin wax bath

8.            

Hot packs

9.      

Ultra sound therapy

 

 

 

 

Hydrotherapy is an important wing of physiotherapy taking special care of systemic condition like Rheumatoid Arthritis, Ankylosing spondylitis and other arthritic conditions with obesity. Modalities available are steam bath, whirlpool bath and tread mill.

 

The unit is taking care of the needs of the Patientís in the following diseases, disorders and Trauma.

 

1.                  Bone and joint diseases and disorders

2.                  Metabolic disorders + genetic disorders

3.                  Inflammatory and infective diseases of musculoskeletal system

 

The unit is also responsible to provide Pre and Post operative Physiotherapeutic intervention to O.P.D. and indoor patients.

 

Professional activities

 

Regular Updates and C.M.E.

Case presentations

Seminars

Workshops on regular basis.