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Dr. Deepa

Occupational Therapist, Chennai

Dr. Deepa Occupational Therapist, Chennai
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I'm a caring, skilled professional, dedicated to simplifying what is often a very complicated and confusing area of health care.
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Dr. Deepa is an experienced Occupational Therapist in Shanthi Nagar, Chennai. Doctor is currently practising at Prathikshaa Rehab Centre in Shanthi Nagar, Chennai. You can book an instant appointment online with Dr. Deepa on Lybrate.com.

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I am 30 year old male and I have spinal problem since 2 years and I have lot of problem when I am sleeping so pls tell me the solution about my problem and I can not understand what to do?

Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons (FRCS), MRCS, DNB (Orthopedics), MBBS
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I am 30 year old male and I have spinal problem since 2 years and I have lot of problem when I am sleeping so pls tel...
Hi from your demography, I can see you have got high bmi - 34.5 (suggest obesity) which can cause back pain secondly you need to be investigated by mri scan to see any pathology in the spine. Needs to see spine surgeon, dietitian, gym and weight reduction programme.

I have hernia is it serious.

MBBS
General Physician
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you have to go for surgery, its not serious, but may cause seriousness, better get operated as there is no medicine for it, welcome.
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I have been suffering from cold and mucous congestion from 3 year. It could not be cured. But when I stop drinking milks and sweats it has got less. But now I have problem of block nose even if I don't have cold. I can breathe through one nose only .it is very difficult to live with one nose breathing .and also pressure is created in head I can't hear properly due to ear blockage from cold .please tell me what to do now?

Fellowship in Neonatology, MRCPCH(UK), Diploma in Child Health (DCH), MBBS
Pediatrician
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I have been suffering from cold and mucous congestion from 3 year. It could not be cured. But when I stop drinking mi...
Take tab sinarest one tab three times a day for 7 days steam inhalation three times a day for 7 days nasivion nasal drops one drop in each nostril every 8 hourly for 3 days.

Hello I am 21 year old female and I have cervical problem some times there is pain in my shoulders, my hands get numbed, I feel giddy with nausea and 4 days back there was severe head ache due to which I was not able to move my head, even bend it down. I had some homeopathic medicine and its better now. Could you please suggest something which will cure it permanently.

BPTh/BPT
Physiotherapist
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Start with physiotherapy sessions and learn exercise for cervical. Don' t use pillow. Start with calcium and methylcobalamine supplement also
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I am male 37 I can not use shampoo using bare hands coz then I feel burning in my hands and my hands get rough n skin feels cracked n peeling also sometimes happens. Tried using surgical gloves but that also did not suit my skin. So now I shampoo using polythene bag. Is it safe for hairs health or you suggest otherwise.

BPT MIAP
Physiotherapist
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I am male 37 I can not use shampoo using bare hands coz then I feel burning in my hands and my hands get rough n skin...
The best way stop using shampoos all are chemical based. So if possible you can use shikakai for your hair that will not spoil your hair and hands. If possible apply coconut oil mixed with turmeric and do a gentle massage for your hands.
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My father has hernia problem for past few years. And he is knowingly delaying the operation. Can you please tell me when comes the correct time to go with the operation. Thank you.

cc USG, MBBS
General Physician
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Hernial swelling is big causing disturbance in life of person chances of obstruction Pain/discomfort + Consult surgeon for further Mangement
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I had a grade 3 tear in lateral meniscus is surgery necessary or not if not how many days recovery is needed (I am cricket player and spinner)

MS - Orthopaedics, MBBS
Orthopedist
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I had a grade 3 tear in lateral meniscus is surgery necessary or not if not how many days recovery is needed (I am cr...
torn meniscus will degenerate your joint rapidly. if any piece of torn meniscus becomes loose then it cause locking problem also.so if it is grade three tear better to get it operated.
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Good morning sir, My sister is getting joint pain from last one month with heavy and, the pain killer tablet work only 5 to 6 hours. Could give me suggestion what to do for her sir.

MD(EH)/AM/Accupressure
Acupressurist
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Good morning sir, My sister is getting joint pain from last one month with heavy and, the pain killer tablet work onl...
Dear lybrate-user, first go for check up of uric acid and report back. Take dry ginger powder 1/2 tsp with hot water twice a day for two days. Avoid constipation.

I am chandru I have problem of artatice it's paining my legs doctor says that exercise daily and take tablets what is the permanent solution for astrio arithatice.

MD(EH)/AM/Accupressure
Acupressurist
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I am chandru I have problem of artatice it's paining my legs doctor says that exercise daily and take tablets what is...
You should take Sulf. 30 one dose only in the morning empty stomach. After two consult on line privately with the result and more details about you for your cure by homeo treatment,

Hey I want to ask abt my leg its paining everyday. Can you plzz consult me any solution.

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery), BHMS
Homeopath
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Hey I want to ask abt my leg its paining everyday. Can you plzz consult me any solution.
Avoid pain killer. Drink 10- 12 glass of water start any calcium n vit e for 15 days. &do some exercise regularly you will be all right.
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My left and right heel was paining a lot since 3 days. 6 years back my left heel has got crack at one side. From that day onwards whenever I am standing for long time my left foot swells. What should I do for reducing this pain.

D.A.M.S( A. M.), D.AC/B.E.M.S
Acupressurist
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My left and right heel was paining a lot since 3 days. 6 years back my left heel has got crack at one side. From that...
You should take acupressure treatment and take biochemic calc flour 12x + mag phos12x. 4 tab each thrice a day with warm water and take it 5 day's.
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I am 24 yr old. Suffering from pain in the left wrist.

MD - Acupuncture, Pranic Healing, Diploma in Acupuncture
Acupuncturist
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Give pressure the dipping point on the portion between the thumb and the index finger on the back of the palm. Press and release for 15 times where the pain is more. This will solve the problem. Further do some wrist rotation exercise. Report after 5 days.

I play Cricket and when I am on field when I throw the Cricket ball a pain is create in my soldier but when I ball no pain in my soldier.

BPTh/BPT, MPTh/MPT
Physiotherapist
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I play Cricket and when I am on field when I throw the Cricket ball a pain is create in my soldier but when I ball no...
Hot Fomentation. Gentle Shoulder Stretching. Core Strengthening Exercises. Gentle Neck Exercises. Avoid sleeping on affected side.. Warm up and cool down is a must. Hot fomentation.

I Am 19 year Male. I have muscle pain on my right wrist really I worried even I didn't put up heavy loads what should uh do? please help me.

BPTh/BPT
Physiotherapist
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I Am 19 year Male. I have muscle pain on my right wrist really I worried even I didn't put up heavy loads
what should...
Hi I can understand your problem 1) avoid activities that make your symptoms worse 2) apply ice packs 3) start physiotherapy treatment as electrotherapy will reduce pain and inflammation 4) exercise and manual therapy will help in pain free movement. Describe your problem in detail and do share investigation reports if you have. Best wishes.

Myself parag I have suffering joint pain its occurs in every week in hand wrist and knees please tell me some suggestions.

DNHE, BPTh/BPT
Physiotherapist
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Myself parag I have suffering joint pain its occurs in every week in hand wrist and knees please tell me some suggest...
You should get yourself checked properly by an orthopedic and then start the treatment as you have multiple joint pains.

I am 24 yr old male and have pain just to the left of spine. Consulted Ms. Ortho 4 times and he said it was because of spinal tb, but quanteferon-gold tube test came negative. Is it belongs to bone disease or any thing else?

MBBS, MS - Orthopaedics
Orthopedist
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Kindly show me a photograph of the affected part. Rule out diabetes & vit. D deficiency or any other metabolic disorder. Sleep on a hard bed with soft bedding on it. Spring beds, folding beds or thick matress are harmful Do hot fomantation. Paracetamol 250mg od & sos x 5days. Caldikind plus 1tab od x10. Do neck, back & general exercises. It may have to be further investigated. You will need other supportive medicines also. Make sure you are not allergic to any of the medicines you are going to take. If it does not give relief in 4-5days, contact me again. Do not ignore. It could be beginning of a serious problem.

I have pain in my leg muscles, what should I do?

Ph.D, MPT - Neurology Physiotherapy, D.Sp.Med, DPHM (Health Management ), BPTh/BPT
Physiotherapist
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I have pain in my leg muscles, what should I do?
Do have check of vitamin d 3 in nabl lab and consult neuro physio for correct management best wishes.

After viral fever pot of weakness in my body my face looking dark and lose glow, pain in my legs.

DRCH, BHMS
Homeopath
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After viral fever pot of weakness in my body my face looking dark and lose glow, pain in my legs.
Take homeopathic alfalfa tonic one teaspoon twice daily. Also take five phos 4 tablet 4 times daily. Take healthy diet.
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I am feeling very weak from some days can't sleep properly n legs are paining always.

BPTh/BPT, MPTh/MPT
Physiotherapist
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I am feeling very weak from some days can't sleep properly n legs are paining always.
Keep your leg raised while sitting or lying quadriceps strengthening exercises hamstring stretching calf muscles stretching contrast bath.
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Am a 30 years old mother of 2 kids, one of 5 years & the other 3 years old. My kids often complaint me that their Legs are paining specifically in the night time even if they are involved in their regular activities and not some other heavy activities. Why does this happen specifically in the Night Time? What could be the Reasons behind this & is it a matter of worry? Please help me out of this. Thinking you.

M.D.Pediatrics, MBBS
Pediatrician
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Am a 30 years old mother of 2 kids, one of 5 years & the other 3 years old. My kids often complaint me that their Leg...
Dear Lynbrate user This is called Growing Pains and is very common in children .when we are busy we hardly notice our own mild headaches similarly children feel it when they are relaxed and that is time at night You can either press their legs or if more give paracetamol
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