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Borivali : 42457013 / 11

Mulund : 41624018 / 19

Physiotherapy

Overview
Our Physiotherapy department provides high quality treatments and rehabilitation for a range of musculoskeletal, neurological, cardiac-respiratory, sports related injuries and other complex problems. All staff is well-trained, skilled clinicians who bring experience and an evidence based approach to the treatments. This combined with excellent facilities and state of art equipment ensures that your problem is managed effectively. This department is located in basement.

For any queries/appointments kindly contact on: 42457000

Facilities Available

Electrotherapy
It is mainly used to decrease pain, spasm, inflammation and facilitate the healing process.

  • Shortwave Diathermy (SWD)
  • Traction( Cervical)
  • Ultrasound Therapy
  • Interferential Current Therapy(IFT)
  • Transcutaneous Nerve Stimulation(TENS)
  • Continuous Passive Motion machine(CPM)
  • Muscle Stimulator
     

Exercise Therapy
Exercise therapy is a means of accelerating the patient’s recovery from injuries and diseases, which have altered normal way of living. Exercises are used to correct posture, increase range of motion, flexibility, strength, endurance and control of muscle and/or joint. Provided by
Theraband , weight cuffs, finger exerciser, hand gripper, shoulder wheel, shoulder pulley.

Services Available
Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation :
This program is catered for individuals with problems like low back pain, oesteroarthritis, Rheumatoid arthritis, frozen shoulder, shoulder impingement, join replacements (knee, hip), spine surgeries, whiplash injury, vertigo, headaches, work related disorders etc

Treatment provided :

  • Manual therapy (Maitland, Mulligan and McKenzie techniques), soft tissue mobilization, Stretching,Myofascial release (MFR)
  • Therapeutic exercise to maintain & improve joint flexibility, muscular strength, endurance, balance and coordination, postural awareness / correction and gait training
  • Kinetic Control for neck, shoulder and low back
  • Electrotherapy to promote healing process and pain relief

Home exercises are taught so that they can be safely performed at home.

Neurological Rehabilitation :
This caters to people with neurological problems like stroke, Parkinson’s, multiple sclerosis,traumatic brain injury, spinal cord injury, nerve palsy, polyneuropathies, etc.

Techniques used :

  • PNF
  • Sensory integration
  • Motor control
  • Functional training
  • Gait training
  • Balance and co-ordination exercises

Cardio - Pulmonary Rehabilitation :
This is provided in case of conditions like Bronchial Asthma, Bronchiectasis, COPD, Lung surgeries like Pneumonectomy, Lobectomy, etc. Cardio-Respiratory Physiotherapy includes Aerosol therapy (Nebulization), Postural drainage, Ventilatory muscle training, Pacing, Coughing and Huffing techniques and relaxation techniques.

Sports Injury and Rehabilitation :
This program includes sports performance enhancement, biomechanical assessment. Also includes common problems like a sprained ankle, tennis elbow, rotator cuff injuries, knee ligament injuries, postural and biomechanical disorders (scoliosis) etc.

Geriatric Care Program :
This program caters to the elderly population, who have problems like multi-joint pain, frequent falls, osteoporosis, general physical fitness, mobility issues, etc.

Orthotic and Prosthetic advice :
Advice regarding Insoles, corrective footwear, braces, splints, etc. is given.

Postural Ergonomic Advice :
It covers evaluation and advice for people suffering from problems due to faulty posture induced by occupational stresses.

Women's Health :
Pregnancy-related problems: antenatal advice and exercises including treatment for back and pelvic girdle pain during and after pregnancy, and for postnatal problems.

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