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Dr. Prem Kumar B N (PT)

Dr. Prem Kumar B N   (Physiotherapist)

Dr. Prem Kumar B N (Physiotherapist)

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BPTh/BPT, MPTh/MPT - Neurological Physiotherapy

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Physiotherapist

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22 Years Experience Overall

Dr. Prem Kumar B N is a physiotherapist at Vijayanagar and has an experience of 18 years. He has specialized in Neurological Physiotherapy and Yoga Therapy. He also extensively practices Geriatrics and Sports physiotherapy. He is a consultant physiotherapist at nursing homes near and around Vijayanagar. He has completed his BPT from Mangalore University, Yoga Therapy from KMC, Manipal, and MPT from RGUHS, Bangalore.

Vijayanagar, Bangalore

Physiotherapy Center

9th Cross, 1st Phase, 2nd Stage, Chandra Layout, Landmark: Near Chandra Layout Bus Depot, Bangalore

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Mon - Sat

05:00 - 09:00

350

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

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Paralysis (Stroke/ Hemiplegia)
Spinal Cord Injuries
Balance Disorders Treatment
Walking Disorders
Nerve Injuries/ Nerve Palsies
Facial Palsy
Bells palsy Treatment
Radiculopathies
Neuropathies
Developmental Disorders
Lumbar Spondylitis
Neck pain

Specializations

Education

BPTh/BPT - Mangalore University, Karnataka, India, 1998
MPTh/MPT - Neurological Physiotherapy - Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bangalore, India, 2006

Memberships

Indian Association of Physiotherapists
Indian Academy of Cerebral Palsy

Experience

2015 - 2016 Consultant Physiotherist at Kamadhenu Hospital

Trainings and Certifications

PGDip Yoga Therapy - Kasturba Medical College, 1999
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