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Dr. Malaravan

Orthopedist, Chennai

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Dr. Malaravan Orthopedist, Chennai
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Dr. Malaravan is an experienced Orthopedist in Purasaivakkam, Chennai. Doctor is currently associated with Sri Balaji Hospital in Purasaivakkam, Chennai. Don’t wait in a queue, book an instant appointment online with Dr. Malaravan on Lybrate.com.

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I have flat feet, I was injured on 4th august 2012, I have done a lot of physiotherapy, taken canacourt twice, but it was always niggling. There is pain on the place where the foot joins the 4th toe. Please give me a solution for the same.

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I have flat feet, I was injured on 4th august 2012, I have done a lot of physiotherapy, taken canacourt twice, but it...
I would like to examine the patient in detail & investigate. Preliminary investigations suggested: x-ray of the affected part.

I recovered from stroke which leads hand and leg after 3 days what type of exercise I need?

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Hi thanks for your query and welcome to lybrate. I am Dr. Akshay from fortis hospital, new delhi. It will best for you to actually consult on this with a physical therapist who is specialized in managing neuro patients i. E who has done his masters or specialization (mpt) in neuro and it is not difficult to find one. Also all treatment has to carried out under treatment of your neurologist or neurosurgeon. Do not hesitate to contact me if you need any further assistance. You can also discuss your case and treatment plans with me in a greater detail in a private consultation.

I have severe neck pain, shoulder pain since last few months. The pain doesn't long last except 2 or 3 days. Sometimes my whole body cramps and pain. Besides I feel feverish all time. I haven't seen any doctor yet. What should I do? please suggest me.

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I have severe neck pain, shoulder pain since last few months. The pain doesn't long last except 2 or 3 days. Sometime...
Neck advice neck exercises. Neck stretching. Postural correction. Shoulder shrugs. Take frequent breaks at work. Core strengthening exercises. Use cervical pillow. Use back support. Self massage the back of neck. Shoulder 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 78 years old suffering from back pain for the last one year. What should I do?

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Hello, thanks for your query and welcome to lybrate. I am dr akshay from fortis hospital, new delhi. You will have to elaborate your problem as to a detailed discussion of your back pain which means duration of pain and mode of onset. I would also like to ask you if it is associated with any leg pain or any other neurological symptoms like numbness, paraesthesias ( electrical shock like abnormal sensations) or any weakness in limbs. Please also tell me about any associated symptoms like fever, weight loss etc. What medications you generally take and what has been your treatment history till now for existing problem. Do not hesitate to contact me if you need any further assistance. Thanks & regards Dr Akshay Kumar Saxena

I have ankylosing spondylitis and am hla b27 positive. What treatment should I adopt?

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It requires detailed investigation and examination. Preliminary investigations suggested: hb, tlc, dlc, esr, blood sugar fasting & pp, uric acid vit d urine r/e x-ray of the affected part. Anyway it may be tried sleep on a hard bed with soft bedding on it. Spring beds, folding beds or thick mattress are harmful use no pillow under the head. Do hot fomantation paracetamol 250mg od & sos x 5days. Caldikind plus 1tab od x10. Do neck, back, knee & general exercises. It may have to be further investigated. Do not ignore it. Let it not become beginning of a bigger problem. Make sure that patient is not allergic to any of the medicines that he/she is going to take. If it does not give relief in 4-5days, inform.

I had spondilitis prob with 1, 2 vert cervix and rheumoitoid arthritis where spine fixes into skull have woen stiff collar for 3 mths done neck exercises what else should I do to acheive near normalcyalso have pain in joint of left upper arm to torso advise remedy for pain only when I reach across to right upper neck.

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Hi, great u just share your pain with much medical terms. Sure Ayurveda being holistic science of life it' ll sooth your issue, to avail amazing benefits by therapy called nasya of almond oil nasya (administration upto8- 32 drops in each nostri) for 5-7 days, with ashwagandharishtha 4tsf after food. At this turn of age add physiotherapy of neck workouts. Basti therapy also benefit prior nasya

Hi I am mukesh kumar 38 years old I am working as a Teacher when I stand long period in class then I feel pain in my knee please suggest me a solution.

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Hi I am mukesh kumar 38 years old I am working as a Teacher when I stand long period in class then I feel pain in my ...
You need exercises for knee joint strengthening and core strengthening. Some medicines will help along. Calcium and vitamin d plus cartilage regeneration medicines. Exercises are of prime importance.

My wife have a very hard joint pain. And Doctor Told me about it R. A factor. Please give me a solution.

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My wife have a very hard joint pain.
And Doctor Told me about it R. A factor.
Please give me a solution.
Identify the mid point between the ankle bone and tendons and give pressure with a blunt edge on either side of your foot for 2 minutes. Also give pressure in the web between 2nd and 3rd finger from your toe for 2 minutes. Finally give a good massage for both feet in hot water. Identify the dipping portion on the back of your knee folding. Press this dip with both middle fingers and hold your knee with your thumbs for support. Please swing 20 times morning and evenings.

Arms ache what to do?

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Arms ache
what to do?
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 inflammation 4) exercise and mannual therapy will help in painfree movement. In next consultation describe your problem in detail and do share related reports and prescription if you have. Best wishes.

Continuously knee pain during upstairs and hard work lik more walking during daily routine.

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Continuously knee pain during upstairs and hard work lik more walking during daily routine.
Cause of arthritis .heat formation twice a day and knee exercise are beneficial for u like quadriceps exercise.

I have feeling pain in my neck and back side from last 2 days what can be the problem. Please tell me.

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I have feeling pain in my neck and back side from last 2 days what can be the problem. Please tell me.
It could be because of faulty posture, kindly sleep on a firm mattress and revert back to me for further assistance.

I am a 23 yrs old. Male I have a backache last 2 months what precaution I am taken please suggest me?

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I am a 23 yrs old. Male I have a backache last 2 months what precaution I am taken please suggest me?
Hello, there are many reasons for this type of pain- 1. Overweight, 2. Deficiency of vitamin d3 or calcium, or lack of water in the body, 3. Postural stress, 4. Muscle strain, etc. Please send me all investigation reports if available. I can help you by teaching correct postural habits and ergonomics, do consult me privately. Till then follow these advises:- 1. Take calcium supplements and calcium rich diet like milk, paneer, buttermilk, cheese etc and sun bath daily to prevent further damage to your joints. 2. Avoid heavy lifting. 3. Avoid squatting and weight bearing activities. 4. Use western toilet. 5. Wear shock absorbing, good quality of shoes while walking. 6. Keep roll of a towel under your knees while sleeping. 7. Perform some gentle exercises and stretching of your all joints before getting out of your bed. 8. Walk straight with shoulder protracted. 9. Perform deep breathing exercises or yoga for proper functioning of lungs. 10. Perform calf pumping exercises, which i'll explain you in the next session. Thanks.

I have an leg pain what can I do?

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I have an leg pain what can I do?
Requires detailed examination and investigation. Preliminary investigations suggested: hb, tlc, dlc, esr, blood sugar fasting & pp, uric acid vit d urine r/e x-ray of the affected part. Anyway it may be tried sleep on a hard bed with soft bedding on it. Spring beds, folding beds or thick mattress are harmful use no pillow under the head. Do hot fomantation paracetamol 250mg od & sos x 5days. Caldikind plus 1tab od x10. Do neck, back, knee & general exercises. It may have to be further investigated. Do not ignore it. Let it not become beginning of a bigger problem. Make sure that patient is not allergic to any of the medicines that he/she is going to take. If it does not give relief in 4-5days, inform.

I have to know a kidney stone pain create at my back bones I getting pain back bones as periodic between 15 to 20 days I had two kidney Stone at left side kidney. Ones has follow down by tamsulosin get that tab as urologist advice.

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I have to know a kidney stone pain create at my back bones
I getting pain back bones as periodic between 15 to 20 day...
Take shool gaj kesari ras twice a day..take gokshuradi guggul & punarnavadi mandoor 1-1 tab twice a day...pranacharya U through capsule and syrup twice a day...drink lots of water....avoid spinach...tea and coffee..tomato...lady finger etc...

Knee Pain and Scared about Surgery

Clinical Exercise Specialist, Certificate in Population Health, Certificate in Diabetology and Prevention, Nutritionist, MHSc (Public Health), MPT - Orthopedic Physiotherapy
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Osteoarthritis (oa) of the knee is a severe joint problem, that has become highly prevalent in India. It is a major cause of lack of mobility, particularly among women. Currently, total knee replacement (tkr) surgery is a common solution for oa knee. However, there are risks associated with it.

But don't worry now other option is available called Bionicare Knee System and is as effective as surgery. We are only providing this treatment procedure in India. Having faqs consult with us using lybrate and this time introductory discounts are going on.

I am a clg student and I am having back pain every time I goes to my bed after coming from clg is it normal.

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I am a clg student and I am having back pain every time I goes to my bed after coming from clg is it normal.
its normal. posture correction must. avoid long sitting toward bending lifting weight stretch ur back muscle and do hot fomentations with rest time

Have hip joint problem since 2 years not ready for surgery any medication with diet. ok. then, please suggest?

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Have hip joint problem since 2 years not ready for surgery any medication with diet. ok. then, please suggest?
Hi thanks for your query and welcome to lybrate. I am Dr. Akshay from fortis hospital, new delhi. I need to know your problem in detail so that I can understand and advise. Also please send me your latest x rays so that the joints can be seen radiologically and advise give to you. Do not hesitate to contact me if you need any further assistance. You can also discuss your case and treatment plans with me in a greater detail in a private consultation.

I'm 30 years old male suffering from backache from last 2 weeks. What should I do to get recover from it.?

MBBS, MS - Orthopaedics
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I'm 30 years old male suffering from backache from last 2 weeks. What should I do to get recover from it.?
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 use no pillow under the head. 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.

Dear Sir /Madam I feel pain in my left leg, posterior side, it increases if I walk fast & is intolerable after jogging. Air Cracking sound comes if I Straiten my legs at a certain speed while on bed from the posterior side place just below the knee.

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Dear Sir /Madam I feel pain in my left leg, posterior side, it increases if I walk fast & is intolerable after joggin...
It may be because of meniscus tear. Get mri of knee at best centre with 3 tesla machine. That will be helpful to have diagnosis.

Joints of hands are causing pain severly,this was realised by me when i had playing shuttle long years ago the same is continuing, Is there any remedy for these joints to work properly.

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DAILY 45 MIN OF VIGOROUS EXERCISES WHICH CONTAINS FAST WALKING, JOGGING, SWIMMING, AEROBIC DANCING ETC. CONSULT YOUR PHYSIOTHERAPIST..
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