BPTh/BPT, MD - Acupuncture, Post Graduate Diploma in Sports Medicine
99% (457 votes)
Dr. K. Sivaramakrishnan is a Acupuncturist and Physiotherapist in Alwarthirunagar, Chennai and has an experience of 10 years in these fields. Dr. K. Sivaramakrishnan practices at Energy Clinic (Formerly Re-Align Clinic) in Alwarthirunagar, Chennai. He completed BPTh/BPT from The Tamil Nadu Dr. M.G.R. Medical University (TNMGRMU) in 2010,MD - Acupuncture from Bharat Sevak Samaj, New Delhi in 2014 and Post Graduate Diploma in Sports Medicine from TamilNadu Physical Education and Sports University Chennai in 2012. He is a member of Indian Association of Physiotherapist. Some of the services provided by the doctor are: Sports Fracture Rehabilitation,Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation (TENS),ACL Reconstruction,Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) Treatment and Pregnancy Exercise etc.
New Number 19, Old Number 38, Alwarthirunagar 1st Main Road Annexe, Landmark: Purple Optics Lane, Chennai
Mon - Sun
10:00 - 01:00
05:00 - 08:30
Amazing Services at genuine and affordable cost., He realises pain of the patients and makes it Clear. His Service is Excellent
Good carrying and responding in better way giving confident now I have idea to continue treatment with doctor
Doctor is very friendly and accessable.Always gives the right advice to the point and explains the root cause of the problem. Will definitely recommend to all.
Very good improvement after continuous physiotherapy. Pain has been removed now. Activities restored after continuous effort
Q: What kind of treatments does the acupuncturist specialise?
A: An acupuncturist specializes in treating many conditions, such as : ·Digestive problems ·Eye, ear and throat problems ·Arthritis ·Back and neck pain ·Muscle pain ·Sciatica ·Respiratory disorders ·Depression, anxiety and nervousness ·Menstrual problems ·Infertility ·Migraine ·Stroke ·Irritable bowel
Q: How does the acupuncturist diagnose a condition?
A: An acupuncturist makes a subjective diagnosis based on the traditional Chinese method. It involves observing the symptoms, tongue coating and pulse diagnosis. Comprehensive communication between the acupuncturist and the person to be treated is important in diagnosis. An acupuncturist diagnoses by looking, listening, feeling and thinking.
Q: Does the acupuncturist use anaesthesia to carry out the treatment?
A: For usual acupuncture therapy, the acupuncturist does not use anaesthesia. However, there have been studies in which acupuncture is used along with anaesthesia while performing surgeries to take care of the problems associated with anaesthesia.
Q: Can an acupuncturist give acupressure too?
A: Acupressure specialists are different than an acupuncturist. The points on which acupressure and acupuncture is applied are the same. An acupuncturist can specialize in giving massage at the acupoints and carry out acupressure. They may be trained in some other traditional Chinese treatment methods.
Q: Does the therapy given by an acupuncturist hurt?
A: The needles used for acupuncture are small and thin. They are sterile in nature so that there are no side effects like infections.The therapy is generally safe. It usually does not hurt. It can cause mild pain. If you experience more pain, you may ask your therapist to stop.