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
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.
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.
Regular Updates and C.M.E.
Workshops on regular basis.