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Dr. Padmanaban Sekaran (PT)

Dr. Padmanaban Sekaran   (Physiotherapist)

Dr. Padmanaban Sekaran (Physiotherapist)

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MPTh/MPT - Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Physiotherapy

Therapist

Physiotherapist

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7 Years Experience Overall

Padmanaban Sekaran MSc PT(UK)Specialist in Movement Analysis for Injury Prevention & Sporting PerformanceMasters in Physical Therapy with an academic distinction from a top ranking university in UKRegistered Physiotherapist with practice license in UK, Australia & UAE18 years clinical experience specialising in Musculoskeletal injuries from tertiary care hospitals in IndiaPublished author with international peer reviewed publications which includes Journal of Arthroscopy, Journal of Shoulder & Elbow surgery and European Journal of Orthopedics & Sports TraumatologyInternational Resource person, conducted over 85 workshops for Physiotherapists & Sports clinicians across all major cities in India and abroad which includes UK, UAE, Malaysia & Kuwait.

Vasanthnagar, Bangalore

SPARSH Hospital

5.0

146, Infantry Road, Landmark: Opposite Police Commissioners Office, Bangalore

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+ 12

Mon, Wed, Sat

11:30 - 03:30

800
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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.

Services

predominantly musculo-skeletal physiotherapy
Sports Injury Rehabilitation
injury prevention & performance rehabilitation

Specializations

Education

MPTh/MPT - Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Physiotherapy - UNITED KINGDOM, 2012
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