BPTh/BPT, MPTh/MPT - Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy
97% (109 votes)
Dr. Ankit Srivastava (PT) is involved in assessment, planning and treating patients with different complaints and injuries. Has worked with consultant orthopedic surgeons at Sancheti Hospital in the field of joint replacement, trauma, arthritis, muscle injuries and pain. Gained the first-hand experience in treating conservative and operatively managed (both pre and post) patients. He is specilized in Orthopedic Physiotherapy, Sports physiotherapy. He is certified Neural Tissue Manipulator, Mulligan Mobilization specialist
Row House No. 15, Hind Vijay Society, Vivekanand Garden (Jogger's park) Road,, Landmark: Behind PNG Jewellers, Pune
Mon - Sat
09:00 - 01:00
I had fracture at capitulum of left hand elbow involving radius & was fixed by Herbert screws three months earlier. I am undergoing physiotherapy since last 45 days but no significant improvement was observed. Now at PhysioActive speciality physiotherapy clinic by Dr Ankit Srivastava I am filling positve & experiencing painless improvent.
Extremely grateful to Dr. Ankit for his attention and care. Every advice and exercise given is very helpful. He is very patient and the focus is always on improving the overall health and well-being of the patient. In times of Covid utmost care is taken for every patient. Highly recommended Dr and clinic.
Thank you Dr Ankit Srivastava (PhysioActive - Speciality Physiotherapy Clinic ) for taking me through my grueling ACL tear.. the best part, Dr Ankit understands the patient and builds the patient through recovery, both mentally and physically. A true professional and a very passionate one... Thank you doc.
Very patiently listened and understand the problem . And explained the exercises and further steps very clearly .
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.