Department of Physiotherapy & Wellness
The Department of Physiotherapy addresses all the health issues of our patients through well-defined fitness and wellness programs that cater to the complete and comprehensive patient care across almost all specialities. All the programs and the modules of those physiotherapy programs help our patients improve their health, well-being and the quality of their life – which in turn reduces recurring medical expenses. We provide customised wellness modules and exercise regimen as per the individual requirements of the patient and also according to a set goal. All our physiotherapy programs help patients in alleviating their pain, improving their mobility, flexibility and agility.
Physiotherapy is a vital discipline and is a part of holistic treatment encompassing collaborative and multidisciplinary approach. The Sunshine’s Department of Physiotherapy and wellness provide exclusive rejuvenating, reshaping and empowering programs.
Who needs Physiotherapy?
Some health conditions can deteriorate functionality and physical abilities of patients. They require timely intervention to avoid bad consequences owing to such existing health condition. Physiotherapy plays a vital role in preventing complications.
The purpose of a well-defined and structured physiotherapy and wellness program is to help overcome the problems that make an individual’s life physically and functionally debilitating. For instance, severe back pain, neck pain, leg pain, knee pain, pain due to injuries, reduced mobility, stiffness in legs, difficulty in moving, walking, bending can hamper an individual’s activities and thus affect routine life. Furthermore, for the patients who are recovering from some neurological, cardiovascular, orthopaedic and rheumatic conditions, the life becomes very challenging – structured physiotherapy and rehabilitation programs helps such individuals in overcoming such challenges.
When it comes to injuries, pains, falls and other disabilities, physiotherapy comes to rescue. An individual can achieve his or her personal fitness and wellness goals by acquiring and regaining strength, flexibility and the functional and physical activity with complete independence by means of customised programs.
Our experienced team of physiotherapists and rehabilitation specialists develop special modules of wellness and physiotherapy programs according to the unique requirements of each individual based on the following criteria and parameters:
- A comprehensive assessment processes
- Interaction and discussion with the physician
- Proper clinical evaluation
- Customized physiotherapy modules
- Reassessment and periodic follow ups
Every patient has their own concerns pertaining to their injury and health condition – and therefore, they have lots of questions. Our physiotherapists understand the needs of patients, evaluate their health condition and then come out with an exercise and wellness program.
Our physiotherapists provide care across the following specialities in all health care setting: neurology, neurosurgery, orthopaedics, sports medicine, internal medicine, nephrology, paediatrics, gynaecology, cardiology, critical care, psychiatry and senior citizen’s care.
Our Special Programs
Physical disabilities and neurological problems are often debilitating. Our strength and endurance building and cardiovascular training programs are specially designed to address such issues.
We provide a broad spectrum of recovery and rehabilitation programs. These programs help in rehabilitating individuals with muscular disorders, Orthopaedic injuries, sports injuries, spinal cord injury, post-surgical injury and post-brain injury.
We provide comprehensive and holistic weight loss program for obese individuals. This program helps in toning their bodies, strengthening their muscles and reducing fat.
We also provide physiotherapy for cancer patients to improve their well-being and quality of life.
We provide posture or gait training for correcting the postures of those patients who tend to walk awkwardly or move with abnormal body gestures after surgery. This program is good for post-surgical cases.
Our Physiotherapy Department comprises a well-endowed team of more than 40 physiotherapists trained in various disciplines of orthopaedics like Trauma, Arthroplasty, Upper Limb, Spine and Sports Injuries. The team also includes experts in fields outside Orthopaedics like sports medicine, Critical Care, Pulmonology, cardiology and Neurology.
The rehabilitation team not only caters to our in-patients but also has their out-patient department to provide home therapy for patients who have been discharged.
Dr. B. Srikanth
MPT, MBA (HM)
HOD, Dept of PhysiotherapyView Profile
Dr. Mohammed Dilawar
PT, FNR, CGTPM, MD Cupping
Asst. HOD, Dept of PhysiotherapyView Profile
Dr. Samala Prashanthi
BPT, CGTP, Cert. Pilates
OPD Incharge, Dept of PhysiotherapyView Profile
DR. L. SRINIVAS RAO
HOD- PhysiotherapyView Profile
BPT (MPT)Sports, Ergonomics,Acupuncture,Taping Specialist, Manual Therapist
BPT (MPT)Sports, Ergonomics, Acupuncture, Taping Specialist, Manual Therapist
Associate HOD – PhysiotherapyView Profile
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