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Dr. Shagufta Parveen (PT)

Dr. Shagufta Parveen   (Physiotherapist)

Dr. Shagufta Parveen (Physiotherapist)

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MSPT (Master of Physical Therapy), BPTh/BPT




14 Years Experience Overall

100% (43 votes)

An expert Women's health physio , Childbirth educator, Lactation consultant.

Marathahalli, Bangalore

Birthright By Rainbow


Survey Number 8/5, Marathahalli KR Puram Outer Ring Road, Doddanekkundi, Landmark: Opposite Asap Info Systems Pvt. Ltd, Bangalore

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Tue, Thu, Sat

10:00 - 03:00


Common questions & answers

Q: Who is a physiotherapist?

A: Physiotherapists are specialists who assist people with injury, or disability to help restore full function, rehabilitation, mobility and strength.They are engaged in promoting health and maintainance of overall well being.

Q: When should I see a doctor and when should I see a physiotherapist?

A: Severe injuries require patients to visit an emergency physician for further medical or surgical mode of treatment. Both physiotherapists and doctors can diagnose several injuries and either can be referred depending on the range of factors. However, physiotherapists specialize in treating musculo-skeletal system related conditions by certified exercises.

Q: What is the difference between a physiotherapist and a physical therapist?

A: Both physiotherapist and physical therapist are interchangeable terms. Both kinds of people possess specific training to diagnose symptoms of injury, disability and illnesses and treat them by physical manipulation, exercises and heat therapy.

Q: Can a physiotherapist perform surgery?

A: Physiotherapists are not trained in performing surgery. However, physiotherapists can work along with other health professionals for providing rehabilitation services.

Q: Can physiotherapists prescribe medicines?

A: The right to prescribe medicines by physiotherapists vary across nations and their medical boards. Some physiotherapists may be licensed to prescribe certain groups of pain relieving medications.


Awards and Recognitions

AIIMS Delhi - Pregnancy care - 2011
KLE university -women's health physiotherapy - 2012


MSPT (Master of Physical Therapy) - VPSM ,s College of Physiotherapy, Digdoh Hills, Hinghna Road, Nagpur, 2007
BPTh/BPT - Laxmi Memorial College Of Physiotherapy, 2003


Indian Association of Physiotherapist


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2016 - 2018 Lactation consultant at Rainbow Children's Hospital &Birth Right
2014 - 2016 Lactation consultant , child birth educator at Apollo cradle Hospital
2009 - 2014 Lactation consultant ,Childbirth educator, antenatal exercise at sagar hospital
2007 - 2008 antenatal & postnatal clasess ,child birth educator at Lata Mangeshkar hospital


L14516 Indian Association of Physiotherapist (IAP), 2015

Trainings and Certifications

MPT - Women’s Health - LMCP, 2005
Certified Lactation Educator - BPNI, 2013
Child Birth Educator - International Health and fitness Association, 2012
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