Dr. Gaurav Shah is a Physiotherapist in Vasna, Ahmedabad and has an experience of 11 years in this field. Dr. Gaurav Shah practices at Physiotherapy Clinic in Vasna, Ahmedabad. He completed BPTh/BPT from Sikkim Manipal University in 2009. Some of the services provided by the doctor are: Physiotherapy Rehab,Heat Therapy Treatment and Neuro Physiotherapy etc.
I was suffering from Back Pain and can't able to seat. Then I went to Dr. Gaurav Shahs clinic and he diagnosed that my lower back muscles having stiffness so he advised for Physiotherapy sessions. I took 10 days session where he give various type of workout and exercise to me. I am completely relax now and able to do my normal routines without pain. Thank you Dr. Gaurav Shah for your super treatment and friendly nature..
I sufferd from ligament injury of knee due to road accident.i take physiotherapy treatment under Dr Gaurav Shah.within few days i walk.my recovery fast.** ** **** ** *** ******
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Q: Who is a physiotherapist?
A: A physiotherapist is an expert who specialises in restoring, maintaining, and assessing the mobility of a person who is affected by disability, injury, or illness. They also help in lowering the risk of future illness or injury and improve the physical strength of an individual. One can use physiotherapy at any stage of their life.
Q: When should I see a doctor and when should I see a physiotherapist?
A: You should see a doctor if you have a severe injury, bleeding, severe pain and need immediate medical attention. You can visit a physiotherapist if you have have an old injury, back pain, injuries related to sports, want a personalised exercise plan, manual therapy, or wish to increase mobility in the joints.
Q: What is the difference between a physiotherapist and a physical therapist?
A: There is no difference between a physiotherapist and a physical therapist. Both these terms can be used interchangeably.
Q: Can a physiotherapist perform surgery?
A: A physiotherapist cannot perform surgery. Instead, they can help to avoid surgery by eliminating pain or healing the injury. They also assist in the rehabilitation or recovery of a patient that has undergone surgery.
Q: Can physiotherapists prescribe medicines?
A: A physiotherapist is not qualified to prescribe medicines. However, they can provide a prescription if they are working with the written authority of a doctor as a supplementary subscriber.