It is an autonomous profession of scientific medicine, where the physical ailments are treated with heat, cold, electric currents which eventually renders a patient functionally independent. The art of treating these physical ailments is called as Physiotherapy/Physical Therapy and the one, who treats is termed as Physical Therapist/Physiotherapist and so popularly known as a Physio. A registered Physio can assess, diagnose, prescribe and treat patients on an individual basis, as well as to refer a patient to other health professionals if in need.
Who Needs Physiotherapy?
Today, all the super-specialty hospitals have a Specialized Physiotherapy department in all the benches such as Neuro-rehab, Orthopedics, Pediatrics, Cardio-pulmonary rehab, as well as a Gynecology department. Research has broadened the scope of Super-specialization with Doctoral Programme in Physiotherapy offering wide areas of Clinical Research.
It has own 300 bedded Super-Specialtiy hospital with all the brances,a atate of the art dept. of Physiotherapy, first of its kind in Northern MP exist with best speciality.
The Bachelor of Physiotherapy Programme is 4½ years duration including internship with an intake of 50 students annually.
Community Health Care Centres
Vocational Rehab Centres
Senior Citizen Centres
Out Patient Clinics etc.