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Dr. K.Sivakumar   (Physiotherapist)

Dr. K.Sivakumar (Physiotherapist)

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BPTh/BPT, MPTh/MPT - Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Physiotherapy

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25 Years Experience Overall

Dr. K.Sivakumar is a Physiotherapist in Villivakkam, Chennai and has an experience of 25 years in this field. Dr. K.Sivakumar practices at Sree Lakshmi Physiotherapy Clinic in Villivakkam, Chennai. He completed BPTh/BPT from Rajah muthiah medical college in 1995 and MPTh/MPT - Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Physiotherapy from Saveetha college of occupational Therapy in 2001. He is a member of Indian Association of Physiotherapist. Some of the services provided by the doctor are: Ergonomic Training,Joint Mobilization,Gait (Walking) Training / Assistive Device Training,Range Of Motion Excercise and Balance Exercises etc.

Villivakkam, Chennai

Sree Lakshmi Physiotherapy Clinic

Number-90, Thirumangalam Road, Landmark: Near Nadhamuni Theatre & Anna Nagar Railway Station, Chennai

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Mon - Sun

10:00 - 01:00
05:00 - 09:30

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.

Specializations

Education

BPTh/BPT - Rajah muthiah medical college, 1995
MPTh/MPT - Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Physiotherapy - Saveetha college of occupational Therapy, 2001

Memberships

Indian Association of Physiotherapist

Experience

2001 - Present Owner at Sree Lakshmi Physio Clinic
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