Welcome to Raghav Physiotherapy

No.35, 1st main road,Near Bhuvaneshwari amman temple, Andal nagar, Adambakkam, Chennai- 600088.

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  • SENIOR CONSULTANT PHYSIOTHERAPIST
  • RESOURCE PERSON / COURSE INSTRUCTOR IN MUSCULOSKELETAL AND NEUROLOGICAL PHYSIOTHERAPY
  • EXPERT IN STROKE REHABILITATION APPROACHES / MYOFASCIAL TRIGGER POINT THERAPY / NEUROMUSCULAR DRY NEEDLING
  • DIRECT ACCESS CLINICAL SPECIALIST / RESEARCHER IN MUSCULOSKELETAL AND NEUROLOGICAL PHYSIOTHERAPY
  • GUEST SPEAKER IN VARIOUS REPUTED INSTITUTIONS LIKE  IHS - MUSCAT (OMAN), DHA - GOVERNEMENT OF DUBAI, ACADEMY OF BANGLADESH, BIOREHAB ACADEMY - MALAYSIA, AIIMS - NEW DELHI, AHCC - MUMBAI, D.Y.PATIL etc..
  • BOARD MEMBER / EXAMINER & RESEARCH EXPERT IN VARIOUS UNIVERSITIES OF INDIA.
  • FORMERLY PRINCIPAL / HEAD OF THE DEPARTMENT - PHYSIOTHERAPY - SANTHOSH MEDICAL COLLEGE & HOSPITAL - NCR, NEW DELHI
  • RECEPIENT OF FOUR NATIONAL LEVEL SIGNIFICANT CONTRIBUTION AWARDS IN THE FIELD OF PHYSIOTHERAPY

EDUCATION

PROFESSIONAL DEGREE UNIVERSITY YEAR
BACHELOR OF PHYSIOTHERAPY (B.P.T.) THE TAMIL NADU Dr. M.G.R. MEDICAL UNIVERSITY, CHENNAI, TAMILNADU, INDIA - www.tnmmu.ac.in July 1997 –August 2002
MASTER OF PHYSIOTHERAPY IN NEUROSCIENCES (M.P.T.) SRI RAMACHANDRA MEDICAL COLLEGE AND RESEARH INSTITUTE, CHENNAI - www.srmc.edu June 2003 –July 2005

Work Experience: (HAVING MORE THAN 18 YEARS OF EXPERIENCE)

PERIOD DESIGNATION NAME & ADDRESS OF THE EMPLOYER
From September 2002 to June 2003 Clinical Physiotherapist ASWENE SOUNDRA HOSPITAL & RESEARCH CENTRE, Chennai, Tamilnadu, INDIA.
From July 2005 to June 2006 Clinical Physiotherapist / Clinical In Charge cum Lecturer SOUTHERN INSTITUTE OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, COLLEGE OF PHYSIOTHERAPY AND REHABILITATION CENTRE, Mangaldas Nagar, Vijayawada High Road, Guntur- 522 001, Andhrapradesh, INDIA.
From September 2006 to July 2007 Assistant Professor cum Vice-Principal VENKATA PADMAVATHI INSTITUTE OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, COLLEGE OF PHYSIOTHERAPY, Narasingapuram, Near Chandragiri Railway station, Tirupathi, Andhrapradesh, INDIA
From July 2007 to Dec 2010 Principal / HOD SANTOSH COLLEGE OF PHYSIOTHERAPY Santosh Medical College and Hospital, No. 1, Santosh Nagar, Pratap Vihar, Ghaziabad – 201 009, Uttar Pradesh, INDIA.
From Dec 2010 to Dec 2011 HOD / Senior Consultant Physiotherapist RAGHAV PHYSIOTHERAPY AND REHABILITATION CENTRE shipra riveria tower, Indirapuram, NCR,Newdelhi – INDIA.
From Jan 2012 to till date HOD / Senior Consultant Physiotherapist RAGHAV PHYSIOTHERAPY AND ADVANCED REHABILITATION CENTRE 2nd main road, Andal nagar, Adambakam – Chennai, INDIA.

DESCRIPTION OF WORK EXPERIENCE: (Ascending order)

WORK PLACE - 1

AS A CLINICAL PHYSIOTHERAPIST & ACADEMIC COORDINATOR FOR COLLEGES OF PHYSIOTHERAPY FROM SEPTEMBER 2002 TOJUNE 2003 IN ASWENE SOUNDRA HOSPITAL:

ABOUT THE EMPLOYER:

Aswene Soundra Hospital is a 100 bedded hospital, which provides wide range of facilities which includes General medicine and ICU, General surgery, Obstetrics & Gynecology, Orthopedics, Trauma & Accident Care unit, Out-Patient and In-Patient Physiotherapy, Pediatrics and Neonatal ICU, Neurosurgery, Nephrology/Urology, Chest and T.B., Asthma Clinic, Ophthalmology/ENT, Psychiatry, and Dental with all the advanced investigative equipments. This hospital is a Government recognized reputed institute for health checkup for overseas recruitment.

DESCRIPTION OF WORK EXPERIENCE:

  • In the Out-Patient department performed physical diagnosis, pain management and treated patients with mechanical, degenerative and inflammatory conditions, postoperative management of open reduction & internal fixation and joint replacement surgeries, congenital and acquired neurological disorders like cerebral palsy, Hemiplegia, spinal cord injury, antenatal and post natal cares.
  • Treated patients in the General ICU, Neonatal ICU and Coronary Care Units.

WORK PLACE - 2

AS A CLINICAL PHYSIOTHERAPIST / CLINICAL IN-CHARGE CUM LECTURER FROM JULY 2005 TO JULY 2006 IN SIMS COLLEGE OF PHYSIOTHERAPY AND REHABILITATION CENTRE:

ABOUT THE EMPLOYER:

Southern Institute of Medical Sciences (SIMS) College of Physiotherapy is an institution of repute and recognition in South India offers both undergraduates (UG) and postgraduate (PG) program in physiotherapy and paramedics like B.Sc. Nursing, GNM, ANM, MPHW, B.Pharmacy, and Medical Lab Technology. With an experience spanning over one and a half decades the institute has become a benchmark for all Physiotherapy colleges and various paramedical colleges in Andhrapradesh.

College of Physiotherapy has got an Out Patient Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation Centre with all the modern Exercise therapy and Electrotherapy facilities, which receives on an average of 50 patients per day. This institute has a very close tie-up with Guntur Government General Hospital, where student’s clinical postings are posted in all departments and given opportunities for a wide clinical exposure.

DESCRIPTION OF WORK EXPERIENCE:

  • Worked as a clinical physiotherapist in SIMS Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation Out-Patient Clinic and lecturer for undergraduate students.
  • Screened, assessed, planned, administered and directed the operation of physical therapy program for various orthopedic, neurological, cardio-respiratory and sports disorders.
  • Conducted free disability screening camps.
  • Executed regular bedside case discussion in various surgical wards and implementation of treatment protocols in their rehabilitation at Guntur Government General Hospital, Guntur as a part of clinical postings from the institution.

WORK PLACE - 3

AS A SENIOR CLINICAL PHYSIOTHERAPIST & ASSISSTANT PROFESSOR CUM VICE-PRINCIPAL FROM SEPTEMBER 2006 TO JULY 2007 IN VENKATA PADMAVATHI INSTITUTE OF MEDICAL SCIENCES

ABOUT THE EMPLOYER:

Venkata Padmavathi Institute of Medical Sciences (VIMS) College of Physiotherapy is an institution offers both undergraduate (UG) and postgraduate (PG) program in physiotherapy and paramedics like and Medical Lab Technology. Institute is associated with Dr .Ramana Ruia Government General Hospital, Tirupati as a part for clinical postings and provides excellent healthcare and education in Andhrapradesh.

DESCRIPTION OF WORK EXPERIENCE:

  • Clinical teaching & training of postgraduates in physical diagnosis, problem oriented medical record, clinical decision making.
  • Conducted case conferences, general seminars.
  • Guided postgraduate students for dissertation.
  • Evaluated and prescribed appropriate quality physiotherapy treatment in a manner, which ensures patient comfort and dignity, safe guards his/her privacy and aimed for the best possible outcome for the client?
  • Maintained high standards of clinical and academic documentation and accurate recording of clinical data conforming to the institutional protocols.
  • Conducted regular bedside case discussion in general and various surgical wards and implementation of treatment protocols in their rehabilitation at Dr .Ramana Ruia Government General Hospital, Tirupati as a part of clinical postings from the institution.

WORK PLACE - 4

AS A SENIOR CONSULTANT PHYSIOTHERAPIST & PRINCIPAL / HOD FROM JULY 2007 TO TILL DATE IN SANTOSH COLLEGE OF PHYSIOTHERAPY

ABOUT THE EMPLOYER:

Santosh Medical, Dental, Paramedical Colleges & Hospitals is one of the renowned medical institutions in Uttar Pradesh, NCR, New Delhi. Santosh College of Physiotherapy is attached with Santosh Medical College and Hospital. Santosh Hospital is a 750 bedded multi-specialty hospital. It provides all medical, dental, paramedical undergraduate and postgraduate education.

DESCRIPTION OF WORK EXPERIENCE:

  • Administration of academic and clinical activities in the institution
  • Evaluating and prescribing appropriate quality physiotherapy treatment.
  • Maintaining clinical and academic documentation and accurate recording of clinical data in the Out-Patient Department.
  • Organizing bedside case discussion in general and various surgical wards and implementation of treatment protocols to the final year undergraduate and interns.
  • Guiding undergraduate and postgraduate students for Project Works and Dissertation.
  • Clinical teaching & training of postgraduates in physical diagnosis, problem oriented medical record, clinical decision making with treatment demonstrations in wards.

WORK PLACE - 5

AS AN PROPREITOR CUM HOD/SENIOR CONSULTANT FROM JANUARY 2011 TO DECEMBER 2011 IN RAGHAV PHYSIOTHERAPY & REHABILITATION CENTRE

ABOUT THE EMPLOYER:

Raghav Physiotherapy & Rehabilitation Centre is one of the best rehab center in Ghaziabad, NCR, New Delhi. It provides all physiotherapy services with latest Electrotherapy & Exercise therapy gadgets along with mobilization, MFR, MET, Neurodynamics, MRP, NDT, Bobath, Brunnstrom, Roods, Patricia davies Approaches etc.

DESCRIPTION OF WORK EXPERIENCE:

  • Administration of academic and clinical activities
  • Evaluating and prescribing appropriate quality physiotherapy treatment.
  • Maintaining clinical and academic documentation and accurate recording of clinical data .
  • Conducting special consultation camps for screening, evaluation, education, treatment for the diseases/disorders related to physiotherapy.
  • Conducting case studies/research related works etc.

WORK PLACE - 6:(AT PRESENT)

AS AN PROPREITOR CUM HOD / SENIOR CONSULTANT FROM JANUARY 2012 TO TILL DATE IN RAGHAV PHYSIOTHERAPY & ADVANCED REHABILITATION CENTRE

ABOUT THE EMPLOYER:

Raghav Physiotherapy & Rehabilitation Centre is one of the best rehab center in Chennai,Tamilnadu. It provides all physiotherapy services with latest Electrotherapy & Exercise therapy gadgets along with mobilization, MFR, MET, Neurodynamics, MRP, NDT, Bobath, Brunnstrom, Roods, Patricia davies Approaches etc.

DESCRIPTION OF WORK EXPERIENCE:

  • Administration of academic and clinical activities
  • Evaluating and prescribing appropriate quality physiotherapy treatment.
  • Maintaining clinical and academic documentation and accurate recording of clinical data .
  • Conducting special consultation camps for screening, evaluation, education, treatment for the diseases/disorders related to physiotherapy.
  • Conducting case studies/research related works etc.

PROJECT / DISSERTATION

  • Under Graduate – Role Of Traction In Physiotherapy
  • Post Graduate - A Study To Analyze The Effect Of Gender On Symmetrical Weight Bearing With Sit To Stand Activity Among Patients With CVA

CLINICAL EXPOSURE :

  • Specially trained in the Orthopedics, Neurological & Cardiothoracic departments in the below mentioned hospitals:
  • SHIFA HOSPITAL & RESEARCH CENTRE – CHENNAI, from Dec 1999 to Dec 2001
  • ASWENE SOUNDRA HOSPITAL & RESEARCH CENTRE - CHENNAI, from Jan 2002 to Aug 2002

ACHIEVEMENTS:

  • AWARDED PRESTIGIOUS SIGNIFICANT CONTRIBUTION AWARD BY INDIAN ASSOCIATION OF PHYSIOTHERAPISTS @ 51st NATIONAL CONFERENCE - GOA FOR THE CONTRIBUTION IN THE FIELD OF PHYSIOTHERAPY IN INDIA
  • RECEIVED THE PRESTIGIOUS SIGNIFICANT CONTRIBUTION AWARD FROM ALL INDIA INSTITUTE OF MEDICAL SCIENCES (AIIMS)- NEW DELHI FOR THE CONTRIBUTION IN THE FIELD OF NEUROLOGICAL PHYSIOTHERAPY @ NEURAXIS - SEPTEMBER 2013.
  • AWARDED THE SCROLL OF HONOUR AWARD BY SAVEETHA UNIVERSTY @ STRIDE 13 – INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE – CHENNAI AS AN APPRECIATION & RECOGNITION OF REMARKABLE SERVICE TO THE PHYSIOTHERAPY PROFESSION
  • RECEIVED THE PRESTIGIOUS SIGNIFICANT CONTRIBUTION AWARD FROM MAHARASTRA PHYSIOTHERAPISTS FOR THE CONTRIBUTION IN THE FIELD OF PHYSIOTHERAPY @ PHYSIOCON - SEPTEMBER 2015 - PUNE.

Details of Workshops & Paper Presentations By Dr.D.Thiagarajan

CONDUCTED HANDS ON WORKSHOP “ MOVEMENT THERAPY FOR HEMIPLEGIA —BRUNNSTROM APPROACH at following instituitions

  • College of physiotherapy, SVIMS University - Tirupati
  • College of physiotherapy, Dr.D.Y.Patil University – Pune
  • SIMS College of Physiotherapy, Guntur (Twice)
  • SIMS College of Physiotherapy, Guntur
  • GSL Medical College & Hospitals , Rajamundhry
  • Navodhaya Medical College & Hospitals , Karnataka
  • Career College of Physiotherapy, Bhopal.
  • Kaushambi Physiotherapy & Rehabilitation Centre, NCR, New Delhi
  • Indian Association of Physiotherapists – Ahmedabad Branch, Ahmedabad
  • Banarsidas Chandiwala Institute of Physiotherapy, Kalkaji, New Delhi
  • PAU Auditorium, Ludhiana, Punjab.
  • Venkata Padmavathi Institute of Medical Sciences – Tirupathi
  • Apollo College of Physiotherapy – Durg, Chattisgarh
  • College of Physiotherapy – Saveetha University, Chennai.

CONDUCTED HANDS ON WORKSHOP on “ MOTOR RELEARNING PROGRAMME FOR STROKE / HEMIPLEGIA at following institutions

  • LVTG COLLEGE OF PHYSIOTHERAPY – KURNOOL, ANDHRA PRADESH.
  • CAREER COLLEGE OF PHYSIOTHERAPY – BHOPAL, MADHYAPRADESH.
  • All INDIA INSTITUTE OF MEDICAL SCIENCES – NEW DELHI.
  • INDIAN ASSOCIATION OF PHYSIOTHERAPISTS – GOA Branch, GOA.

CONDUCTED HANDS ON WORKSHOP on “ ECLECTIC APPROACH FOR STROKE / HEMIPLEGIA at following institutions

  • FIVE DAYS HANDS ON WORKSHOP (Module 1 &2) ON O7, 08 , 09, 10,11 MARCH 2011@ LOK KALA MANCH AUDITORIUM - NEW DELHI
  • TWO DAYS INTERNATIONAL PRECONFERENCE HANDS ON WORKSHOP (MODULE - 1) @ ALL INDIA INSTITUTE OF MEDICAL SCIENCES (AIIMS) - NEW DELHI DURING 26 & 27 SEP NEURAXIS-2013.
  • TWO DAYS HANDS ON WORKSHOP (MODULE - 1) ON 08 & 09 FEB - 2014  @ HOTEL AVION ZODIAC - VILLE PARLE, MUMBAI 
  • FOUR DAYS HANDS ON WORKSHOP (Module 1 &2) ON 15,16 & 22,23 MARCH 2014 @ SPECTRUM PHYSIO CENTRE - SITA BHATEJA HOSPITAL, BANGALORE .
  • FOUR DAYS HANDS ON WORKSHOP (Module 1 &2) ON  12,13,14 & 15 - JULY 2014 @ ASIAN HEALTH CARE CENTRE – MUMBAI 
  • FOUR DAYS HANDS ON WORKSHOP (Module 1 &2) ON 04,05 & 06,07- SEPTEMBER 2014 @ CHL APOLLO SUPERSPECIALTY HOSPITAL, INDORE .
  • FOUR DAYS HANDS ON WORKSHOP  (Module 1 &2) ON 16,17 & 18,19- OCTOBER 2014 @ PAIN FREE ZONE - NEW DELHI .
  • FOUR DAYS HANDS ON WORKSHOP (Module 1 &2) ON 18th ,19th & 20th , 21st DEC 2014 @ ASIAN HEALTH CARE CENTRE - MUMBAI
  • FOUR DAYS INTERNATIONAL  HANDS ON WORKSHOP (Module 1 &2) ON 05th ,06th & 07th,08th March 2015@ MASTERSKILL GLOBAL COLLEGE, KOTAKINABULU - MALAYSIA
  • FOUR DAYS HANDS ON WORKSHOP (Module 1 &2) ON 07th ,08th & 09th , 10th  AUG 2015 @ ICON SUPERSPECIALTY HOSPITAL, AKOLA  - MAHARASHTRA
  • FOUR DAYS HANDS ON WORKSHOP (Module 1 &2) ON 01st ,02nd & 03rd , 04th  OCT 2015 @ PHYSIONEEDS ACADEMY, PATEL NAGAR  - NEW DELHI
  • FOUR DAYS HANDS ON WORKSHOP (Module 1 &2) ON 15,16 & 17,18  OCT 2015 @ HIMAGIRI SUPER SPECIALTY HOSPITALS, GACHIBOWLI  - HYDERABAD
  • FOUR DAYS HANDS ON WORKSHOP (Module 1 &2) ON 07th ,08th & 09th , 10th  APRIL 2016 @ PARAMOUNT TOWERS, CALICUT  - KERALA
  • FOUR DAYS INTERNATIONAL  HANDS ON WORKSHOP (Module 1 &2) ON 25th ,26th & 27th , 28th  AUG 2016 @ YMCA AUDITORIUM, DHAKA   - BANGLASESH
  • FOUR DAYS INTERNATIONAL  HANDS ON WORKSHOP (Module 1 &2) ON 20th ,2Ist & 22nd , 23rd  APRIL 2017 @ INSTITUTE OF HEALTH SCIENCES, MUSCAT - ORGANISED BY MINISTRY OF HEALTH  - SULTANATE OF OMAN
  • FOUR DAYS INTERNATIONAL  HANDS ON WORKSHOP (Module 1 &2) ON 11th, 12th & 13th,14th MAY 2017 @ RASHID GOVERNMENT HOSPITAL, ORGANISED BY DUBAI HEALTH AUTHORITY- GOVERNMENT OF DUBAI.

CONDUCTED HANDS ON WORKSHOP on “ MYOFASCIAL TRIGGER POINT THERAPY at following institutions

  • TWO DAYS HANDS ON WORKSHOP (Module - 1) ON MARCH 2011 @  LOK KALA MANCH AUDITORIUM - NEW DELHI
  • TWO DAYS HANDS ON WORKSHOP (Module - 1) ON 01st & 2nd NOV 2011 @  KAUSHAMBI PHYSIOTHERAPY & REHABILITATION CENTRE, NCR, NEW DELHI
  • TWO DAYS HANDS ON WORKSHOP (Module - 1) ON OCTOBER 2012 @ COLLEGE OF PHYSIOTHERAPY, VINAYAGA MISSIONS UNIVERSITY,SALEM.
  • TWO DAYS HANDS ON WORKSHOP (Module - 1) ON JUNE 22 & 23 – 2013 @ ALORE GRAND RESORT - GOA, BY IAP – GOA BRANCH.
  • TWO DAYS HANDS ON WORKSHOP (Module - 1) ON AUG 17 & 18 – 2013 @ AVION ZODIAC - MUMBAI, conducted by RPRC & PAIN MANAGEMENT CENTRE - MUMBAI.
  • TWO DAYS HANDS ON WORKSHOP (Module - 1) ON SEP 14 & 15 – 2013 @ CHEF SEA LAND GRILLS (V5) - NAGPUR, BY RPRC
  • TWO DAYS HANDS ON WORKHSOP (Module - 1) ON  21 & 22 SEP - 2013 @ HOTEL RAVISHANKAR - PUNE
  • INTERNATIONAL POST CONFERENCE WORKSHOP  (MODULE - 1) ON  OCT 2013 @ COLLEGE OF PHYSIOTHERAPY – SAVEETHA UNIVERSITY, CHENNAI.
  • TWO DAYS HANDS ON WORKHSOP (Module - 1) ON  26 & 27 OCTOBER - 2013 @  HOTEL PARLE INTERNATIONAL  - MUMBAI 
  • TWO DAYS HANDS ON WORKSHOP (Module - 1) ON 07th  & 08th DEC – 2013 @ STIMULUS PHYSIOTHERAPY CENTRE -  PUNE 
  • FOUR DAYS HANDS ON WORKSHOP (Module - 1&2) ON 11,12 & 13,14 Sep – 2014 @ ASIAN HEALTH CARE CENTRE – MUMBAI
  • TWO DAYS HANDS ON WORKSHOP (Module - 1) ON 09 & 10 MAY – 2014 @ AVION ZODIAC - MUMBAI
  • TWO DAYS HANDS ON WORKSHOP (Module - 1) ON 29 & 30 AUG – 2015 @ ANDHRAPRADESH PHYSIOTHERAPIST FEDERATION - GUNTUR (AP)
  • TWO DAYS HANDS ON WORKSHOP LUMBOSACRAL DYSFUNCTION (MODULE - 1) ON 20 SEP - 2015 @ PORTEA HEALTH SERVICES - CHENNAI
  • FOUR DAYS HANDS ON WORKSHOP (Module 1 &2) ON 19,20 &21,22 NOV 2015 @ ASIAN HEALTH CARE CENTRE - MUMBAI
  • FOUR DAYS HANDS ON WORKSHOP (Module 1 &2) ON 11,12 & 13,14 FEB 2016 @ ICON SUPERSPECIALTY HOSPITAL, AKOLA  - MAHARASHTRA
  • FOUR DAYS HANDS ON WORKSHOP (Module 1 &2) ON 05,06 MARCH & 02,03 APRIL 2016 @ SPADE , HOTEL MANGO - NAGPUR
  • TWO DAYS HANDS ON WORKSHOP (MODULE - 1) ON 16 & 17 SEP -2017 @ MURE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL - NAGPUR
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  • Worked as an organizing secretary & Participated in the CME entitled “TEACHING METHODOLOGY FOR PHYSIOTHERAPISTS “ held at Venkata padmavathi College of Physiotherapy, Tirupathi, during Dec16 & 17, 2006.
  • One of the Chairperson in the workshop entitled “EVIDENCE BASED PRACTICE IN PHYSIOTHERAPY” – SVIMS University, Tirupathi, during Jan 2007.
  • Paper presented on BRUNNSTROM MOVEMENT THERAPY FOR HEMIPLEGIA - a glance at National Conference – SIRPAM – 07 at College of Physiotherapy, SRM University, Chennai.
  • Paper presented at National Conference –Rehab Con 07 at Delhi on ‘Dysphagia and its Therapeutic Perspectives’
  • Paper presented at National Conference –Disability Con 08 at Delhi on ‘’Physiotherapy for Dysphagia ’’
  • One of the Chairperson in the panel discussion entitled “Pediatric Developmental Disabilities” – Disability Con 08 at Delhi.
  • Paper presented at National Conference –Disability Con 08 at Delhi on ‘CURRENT TREND IN NEUROLOGICAL APPROACHES – A REVIEW’’
  • Paper presented at National Conference – NEUROCON – 08 at Bhopal on ‘NEUROREHABILITATION-PHYSIOTHERAPY PERSPECTIVES”
  • Paper presented at International Conference – Clinical Gait Analysis - 09 at Ghaziabad on ‘INTEGRATED APPROACH FOR HEMIPLEGIC GAIT”
  • Paper presented at National Conference – PHYSIOFEST – 09 at Delhi on ‘NEUROPATHOLOGICAL GAIT ANALYSIS – A BIOMECHANICAL VIEW”
  • Paper presented at 48th National Conference conducted by Indian Association of Physiotherapists at Mangalore on ‘ECLECTIC APPROACH FOR HEMIPLEGIA – AN EYE OPENING REVIEW”
  • Paper presented at National Conference – NATIONAL EDUCATIONAL WEEK (NIPA) – 10 at Delhi on ‘BIOFEEDBACK REHABILITATION & DYSPHAGIA MANAGEMENT IN STROKE
  • Paper presented at International Conference ON ECLECTIC APPROACH FOR STROKE – FACTS TO BE EXPLORED & EMPHASIZED AS NEED OF THE HOUR, conducted by AIIMS – New Delhi.
  • Paper presented at National Conference – PHYSCON – 11 at Durg, Chattisgarh, conducted by Apollo College of Physiotherapy on ‘NEUROPLASTICITY & NEURAL REPAIR – AN EVIDENCE BEHIND NEUROPHYSIOTHERAPY”
  • One of the Guest / Entrepreneur in National Entrepreneurs Network – E week conducted at Sri Ramachandra University – Chennai on Feb 2012.
  • Paper presented in National Entrepreneurs Network – E week conducted by Sri Ramachandra Medical College & Research Centre, Sri Ramachandra University – Chennai during Feb 2012 on “REDEFINING THE SUCCESS – PHYSIOS OUTLOOK”.
  • Paper presented at 51st National Conference conducted by Indian Association of Physiotherapists at GOA on ‘Role of Fascia in Pain & Movement Dysfunction - Time to Travel in Depth, An Evidence Based Analysis ”
  • One of the Chairperson for Scientific Session on Electrotherapeutics and Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy at the at 51st National Conference conducted by Indian Association of Physiotherapists at GOA
  • One of the Chairperson for Scientific Session on Neurological Physiotherapy at the 51st National Conference conducted by Indian Association of Physiotherapists at GOA
  • One of the Judge for Post Graduate Paper Presentation on Advanced/Innovative Physiotherapy at the at 51st National Conference conducted by Indian Association of Physiotherapists at GOA
  • GUEST LECTURE ON PROFESSIONAL ETHICS IN FIRST CONTACT PRACTICE - IMPLEMENTATION INTO CLINICAL PRACTICE - NATIONAL CONFERENCE BY BANGALORE PHYSIOTHERAPIST NETWORK - BANGALORE ON 7TH JULY 2013
  • GUEST LECTURE ON "ICEBERG PHENOMENA IN PHYSIOTHERAPY - CHALLENGES AHEAD & CHANGES NEEDED , EXPLORING THE FACTS" DURING WORLD PHYSIOTHERAPY DAY CELEBRATIONS - NATIONAL PHYSIOTHERAPY CONFERENCE - SALEM, TAMILNADU.
  • PRESENTED EVIDENCE BASED SCIENTIFIC PRESENTATION ON ELECTRICAL STIMULATION FOR POSTSTROKE DYSPHAGIA @ NEURAXIS 2013 - INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE CONDUCTED BY ALL INDIA INSTITUTE OF MEDICAL SCIENCES - NEW DELHI DURING SEPTEMBER 28 & 29 - 2013.
  • One of the Chairperson / Judge in the UG competitive paper presentation @ STRIDE - 2013 - International Conference conducted by SAVEETHA UNIVERSITY, CHENNAI during OCT - 2013.
  • Guest Lecture On Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation For Poststroke Dysphagia – Effects & its Evidences@ STRIDE - 2013 International Conference conducted by SAVEETHA UNIVERSITY-CHENNAI during OCT 18 & 19 - 2013.
  • Guest Lecture On Reforming Stroke Physiotherapy with ECLECTIC APPROACH – Myths & Miracles, Lets Zoom Out the Uniform Protocols Clear Out the Barriers @ PHYSIOACCORD - 2014 conducted by Karnataka State Physiotherapists -Bangalore during Jan 17 & 18 - 2014.
  • Guest Lecture On SPASTICITY & ITS THERAPEUTIC INTERVENTIONS @ State Level CPDE - Conducted By College of Physiotherapy -Meenakshi University, Chennai During 25th June - 2014.
  • Guest Lecture On NEUROPLASTICITY – Tool For Physiotherapists To Conceptualize, Utilize & Rationalize The Therapy We Do @ National Conference Conducted By Forum For Physiotherapists -Sivakasi, Tamilnadu During 12th Oct - 2014.
  • Guest Lecture On STROKE PHYSIOTHERAPY AN UPDATE – WHAT WE HAVE & WHAT WE HAVE TO DO @ National conference Conducted By Kerala Association for Physiotherapists Coordination (KAPC) -Kottayam, Kerala during 01st & 2nd Nov - 2014
  • RESOURCE PERSON For State Level ICMR (NewDelhi) Sponsored CPE On MOTOR CONTROL & LEARNING IN STROKE, PRINCIPLES & STEPS OF RECOVERY & TRAINING STRATEGIES IN STROKE, conducted by RVS college of Physiotherapy- Coimbatore, Tamilnadu during 05 & 06 Dec 2014.
  • Guest Lecture On EVIDENCE BASED PHYSIOTHERAPY PRACTICE – ITS APPLICATIONS IN NEUROMUSCULOSKELETAL CONDITIONS @ Portea health care services - Chennai, Tamilnadu during 10th April - 2015.
  • Guest Lecture on ECLECTIC APPROACH A GIFT TO NULLIFY THE LACUNAS IN STROKE PHYSIOTHERAPY @ MAHARASTRA STATE CONFERENCE ,PHYSIOCON – PUNE during Sep - 2015
  • LECTURE CUM HANDS ON TRAINING ON HEMIPLEGIC SHOULDER & ITS COMPLICATIONS @ PHYSIO CONFERENCE - NOGHTINGALES CONCLAVE DURING 14 th OCT - 2017 IN BANGALORE
  • Invited High Talk on ASYMMETRICAL LOADING DEFICIT IN STROKE AND ITS IMPACT ON MOTOR RECOVERY - AN INNOVATION TO TRAIN - @ 57th IAP CONFERENCE ON FEB 1st & 2nd 2019 - BANGALORE

Details of Workshops & Paper Presentations By Dr.D.Thiagarajan

PUBLICATIONS

  • Research Paper Titled "HEALTH RELATED QUALITY OF LIFE IN CHILDREN WITH CEREBRAL PALSY AND THEIR FAMILIES" (As Co Author) Published In Journal Of Indian Pediatrics, Volume 51, Page 385 – 15th May 2014.
  • Text Book on Rajans Eclectic Approach for Hemiplegia in process. 
  • Article presented in souvenir of National Conference – NEUROCON - 08 at Bhopal on ‘NEUROREHABILITATION-PHYSIOTHERAPY PERSPECTIVES”

RESEARCH STUDY IN PROGRESS

  • ROLE OF MYOFASCIAL TRIGGER POINT THERAPY IN PAIN & MOVEMENT DYSFUNCTION
  • ECLECTIC APPROACH IN STROKE PHYSIOTHERAPY

SPECIAL FIELD OF INTEREST

  • Evidence based Physiotherapy & Research
  • Treating Musculoskeletal problems with Advanced electrotherapy, manual therapy, neural mobilisation, myofascial trigger point therapy etc.,
  • Treating and Rehabilitating the cerebral palsy victims & complicated spinal cord injury cases with advanced physical therapy approaches
  • Application of Eclectic Approach inclusive of Motor Relearning Programme,Brunnstrom Movement Therapy, NDT, PNF etc., in hemiplegic clients to come out in the society with high potentials of independence

CME PROGRAME / CONFERENCES ATTENDED:

  • NATIONAL CONFERENCE - PHYSIOACCORD - 2014 BY KARNATAKA STATE PHYSIOTHERAPISTS DURING 17 & 18 JANUARY 2014
  • INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE - 2013 - by SAVEETHA UNIVERSITY, Chennai during OCT - 2013.
  • INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE NEURAXIS - 2013 - BY ALL INDIA INSTITUTE OF MEDICAL SCIENCES (AIIMS), NEW DELHI DURING SEP 2013.
  • STATE CONFERENCE BY BANGALORE PHYSIOTHERAPISTS NETWORK DURING 07-07-2013.
  • 51st Annual National Conference conducted by Indian Association of Physiotherapists at GOA
  • Annual National Conference On Physical Therapy - 2011, All India Institute Of Medical Science – New Delhi.
  • 48th Annual conference of Indian Association of Physiotherapists on Jan 2010 at Mangalore
  • National conference on RECENT TRENDS IN ERGONOMICS & PEDIATRIC REHABILITATION – organized by North India Physiotherapy association, New Delhi on Dec 2009
  • International conference on CEREBRAL PALSY in IIT campus - Delhi on sep 2007
  • National conference as SIRPAM – 07 at Chennai on June 29, 30-2007
  • CME on “EVIDENCE BASED PRACTICE IN PHYSIOTHERAPY” held on Jan 2007-SVIMS University, Tirupathi.
  • CME on “TEACHING METHODOLOGY FOR PHYSIOTHERAPISTS” held on Dec 16 & 17, 2006 Tirupathi
  • CME on “TREATMENT OF MOTOR DEFICITS & INTRODUCTION TO SENSORY DEFICITS IN CEREBRAL PALSY” on Oct14 & 15, 2006 at Chennai.
  • CME on “Diabetic foot ulcer management” in April 2006, Guntur.
  • “National Congress on Cerebral Palsy – 2004” Chennai
  • CME on “ADULT HEMIPLEGIA” on 2003 at Chennai.
  • CME on “EMG BIOFEEDBACK & RECENT ADVANCES IN ELECTROTHERAPY” on 2003, Chennai.
  • CME on “RAPID REVIEW OF NEUROSCIENCE AS Neurocourse – 2001” on 10, 11th March 2001, Chennai.
  • CME on “PRINCIPLES & CONCEPTS OF BIOMECHANICS” on 19th February 2000, Chennai.
  • CME on “IMPORTANCE OF PHYSIOTHERAPY IN REHABILITATION AS Physiofest – 2000” – 5 & 6th August 2000, Chennai.
  • CME on “WOMENS HEALTH & CHILD HEALTH WITH INDIAN SYSTEMS OF MEDICINE” ON 7th August 1999, Chennai.

WORKSHOPS ATTENDED

  • Workshop on “Stroke management in the new millennium – Basics to updates” on 2003, Chennai.
  • Workshop on “Trunk Control and its facilitation techniques – Cerebral palsy” on 2004, Chennai.
  • Workshop on “Sensory Integration – Cerebral palsy” on 2004, Chennai.
  • Workshop on ‘Taping in Sports conditions’ organised by NIPA, New Delhi on Dec-2010.
  • Workshop on "Contemporary Rehabilitation for Upper Limb After Stroke " by Prof . Susan Hiller from University of South Australia held @ Sri Ramachandra University - Chennai on Sep 2018.

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIP REGISTRATION:

  • Life member in “INDIAN ASSOCIATION OF PHYSIOTHERAPISTS” REGISTERED NUMBER: L – 13805 Dr. D.Thiagarajan