School of Medical & Allied Sciences
Physiotherapy involves application of techniques of treatment for restoration of movement and functions within the body.
The objective is to optimize range of movement and function of a person and reducing pain and preventing recurrence. Some people require short-term treatments while others may require longer term rehabilitation process.
Physiotherapy relates to treatment of physical health with the idea of correcting disorders such as:
- Joint Pain
- Joint Stiffness
- Postural problems
- Back and neck pain
- Sports injuries
- Ligament sprains
- Nerve injury
- Post-operative problems
- Muscle weakness
- Postural correction
The physiotherapists assist the healing process of the patients by resorting to the following techniques:
Paramedical Science relates to medical science that deals with provision of an emergency medical care that includes primary medical and trauma care. Paramedical science covers spinal injury management, fracture management, management of burns and assessment etc.