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Dr. Pillai

Anesthesiologist, Chennai

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Dr. Pillai is a popular Anesthesiologist in Alwarpet, Chennai. Doctor is currently associated with Dr. Pillai@Girishwari Hospital in Alwarpet, Chennai. Book an appointment online with Dr. Pillai on Lybrate.com.

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I am siva, 35 years old, 6. 3 height, I have knee pains started, what should I do, which treatment is better, my weight is 95 kgs. Suggest me.

BPTh/BPT, MPTh/MPT
Physiotherapist, Noida
I am siva, 35 years old, 6. 3 height, I have knee pains started, what should I do, which treatment is better, my weig...
Advice. Avoid sitting cross legged. Avoid squatting- quadriceps exercises- lie straight, make a towel role and put it under the knee, press the keen against the role, hold it for 20 secs. Repeat 20 times twice a day. This will help relieve some pain. Core strengthening exercise- straight leg raised with toes turned outward, repeat 10 times, twice a day. Hams stretching- lie straight, take the leg up, pull the feet towards yourself, with a elastic tube or normal belt. Repeat 10 times, twice a day. Sports taping- stretch the tape from both ends and apply on the affected area contrast fomentation (hot and cold).
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Disabling Pain in Shoulder - Can it be a Sign of Shoulder Impingement?

MBBS, D.ORTHO, DNB (Ortho), Fellowship Joint Replacement, MNAMS
Orthopedist, Mumbai
Disabling Pain in Shoulder - Can it be a Sign of Shoulder Impingement?

Shoulder impingement is a serious condition leading to severe pain in the shoulder blades of a person. Such kind of shoulder pain may affect anybody anytime. It basically affects the area of your shoulder facing stress due to any sort of overhead action. An impactful pressure on the tendons of bones constituting your shoulder gives rise to this disorder. This syndrome can affect a person who paints, swims, lifts or plays tennis on a regular basis. Once caused, persistent rendering of similar activities can worsen the case. If you are suffering from shoulder impingement syndrome, treatment under an experienced medical practitioner is indeed necessary as otherwise, you may have to suffer from tendinitis or bursitis.

Take a keen look at the symptoms of shoulder impingement
1. Disabling pain in and around the shoulders
2. Under the effect of such excruciating pain, a person has restricted use of his or her arms and neck. He or she will face difficulties in reaching to a higher position above his or head. Aiming up behind your back will also be a challenge with the existence of this syndrome.
3. There is considerable weakness in the muscles of your shoulders, preventing you from working with full vigor
4. If left unattended, shoulder impingement can worsen to cause Rotator Cuff Tear where the tendons tear into two distinctive parts.

Available modes of treatment
1. A doctor might prescribe you anti- inflammatory drugs to relieve you from excess pain. These drugs should only be taken under the close monitoring of a specialist as they might have acute side effects. You might feel nauseous or might have an upset stomach after consuming these medications.
2. Stretching your arms above your head while holding your body in an erect posture can be of great help. This stretching exercise should be tried out in a warm shower for better results.
3. Other exercises under the supervision of a physiotherapist can come to your rescue as well. You should try to move your thumb up your back to recuperate from shoulder impingement.

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I have suffer to cold few day before. Now my cold is over. But I have pain in my neck. I take crocin but it didn't work. Now wht can I do.

B.A.M.S
Ayurveda, Noida
You have to take laxmivilas ras nardiya 1 tab thrice a day with 1 tsf ginger juice or honey 5 days. Avoide cold water and air exposure.
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I am 30 years old. I have pain in my back teeth. I had done rct on this teeth 2 months before. But pain back after 2 months. What can I do.

I am 30 years old. I have pain in my back teeth. I had done rct on this teeth 2 months before. But pain back after 2 ...
Sir you can have pain in any other teeth or some gum infection but pain after rct should not be there if so go for an x-ray of the tooth problem can be diagnosed.
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I have regular back pain then I discuss with doctor. He advise me for xray and ultra sound. But in ultra sound its come gas. And in xray reports come Reduction of disc space at L5-S1. What this?

Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS), MSC IN DIETETICS AND NEUTRITION,IGNU
Ayurveda, Delhi
I have regular back pain then I discuss with doctor. He advise me for xray and ultra sound. But in ultra sound its co...
Slip disc is the main reson of backache. If you are overweighted then reduce your weight as it will lessen your back pain.
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I am 30 years old. I always have pain my legs. The look so weak. Pls guide me what should I take to improve my condition. Do I need to take calcium and vitamin d tablets?

Dip. SICOT (Belgium), MNAMS, DNB (Orthopedics), MBBS
Orthopedist, Delhi
I am 30 years old. I always have pain my legs. The look so weak. Pls guide me what should I take to improve my condit...
Hi Thanks for your query and Welcome to Lybrate. I am Dr Akshay from Fortis Hospital, New Delhi. Actually pain at calf/Leg region can be due to many reasons , commonly it is muscular in nature but it can also be due to Tendons, Nerves, Blood vessels etc. My advise to you for initial 2-3 weeks will be : - Ice packs application intensively with elevation of your limbs at night - Take a short course of anti-inflammatory medication as per your body's suitability - Stop your physical activity till pain completely subsides - Intensive physical therapy, training and proper muscle conditioning once pain has subsided - Slow resumption of physical activities with proper pre activity warm up and stretching of muscles and short increments in duration of physical activity each day as per pain tolerance. - We will get some blood tests for you - Serum Vitamin D and serum Potassium levels, ESR and CRP Once you have all these reports then you can contact me as i can advise you for proper supplementation 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. Thanks & Regards Dr Akshay Kumar Saxena Consultant Orthopaedics Fortis Hospital, New Delhi
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Is bournivita good for health because I used to have urine problem infection. I used to drink bournivita and coffee daily. I was facing sleep problem. Muscle twitching in full body. And lower back pain after exercise and walking. What this the causes and solution for the problem.

BSc - Food Science & Nutrition, PGD in Sports Nutrition and Dietitics
Dietitian/Nutritionist, Mumbai
Is bournivita good for health because I used to have urine problem infection. I used to drink bournivita and coffee d...
Hello, Bournvita or any malted beverages in loaded with sugar and other artificial components. They contribute to no or little nutritional benefits. Discontinue its usage, coffee can be taken once a day minus, sugar. Get your vitamin B12 and calcium check for muscle twitching.
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Hi sir my back right side bone is sightly bended so what are the that need to be taken and does it is going to be serve problem in my life please tell me sir.

Master in Physiotherapy (MPT), Bachelor of Physiotherapy (BPT), CMT-Diploma in Osteopathy
Physiotherapist, Gurgaon
Hi sir my back right side bone is sightly bended so what are the that need to be taken and does it is going to be ser...
ya it can cause back pain or weakness to your legs, do postural correction exercises. you can hang on a monkey bar for sometime...
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I have pain in my shin bone (both leg) from last 1 year. I had taken calcium and vitamin D tablet but there is almost zero improvement.

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Dietitian/Nutritionist, Hyderabad
I have pain in my shin bone (both leg) from last 1 year. I had taken calcium and vitamin D tablet but there is almost...
Hi vitamin d is important for all mostly women, pregnancy, lactation, old age etc more required. For you take normally by foods like dairy products, organic protien based foods, egg, milk, fish, stem based vegetables, fibre rich all cereals, banana, curd etc.
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I am 7 months post partum via c section. Am having severe leg pain especially in the calf ankles and toes. Pain is getting worser while standing for long time. I could feel numbness in my leg when sits for few minutes. There is a numbness in the tip of my right side big toe since today morning. I feel like pressing the big toe. Kindly help me know the reason.

BPTh/BPT
Physiotherapist, Delhi
I am 7 months post partum via c section. Am having severe leg pain especially in the calf ankles and toes. Pain is ge...
1. Start with Physiotherapy treatment. 2. Learn spinal exercises. 3. Use lumber spine belt. 4. Don't sit on floor. 5. Don't lift heavy things. 6. Apply volini cream before sleeping. 7. Do Hot fermentation twice a day 8. Take calcium, vitamin D 3 and Methylcobalmine supplement for one month minimum.
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Hello Doctor, I am having extreme pain in the waist portion. However while bending its spreading till the knees. I find my waist very slightly bent also. Help me please.

BPTh/BPT, MPTh/MPT
Physiotherapist, Noida
Hello Doctor,
I am having extreme pain in the waist portion. However while bending its spreading till the knees. I fi...
Avoid bending in front. Postural Correction- Sit Tall, Walk Tall. Extension Exercises x 15 times x twice daily - lying on tummy, take left arm up for 3 seconds, then bring it down, right arm up for 3 seconds, bring down. Bring right leg up, hold for 3 seconds, bring it down. Then right leg up and hold for 3 seconds and bring it down. Repeat twice a day- 10 times. Bhujang Asana -- Lie flat on your stomach, keeping the palms out, bend the neck backward, take a deep breath and while holding it for 6 seconds, raise the chest up. Release breath and relax your body. Repeat the exercise 15 times twice daily.
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Hi I am 27 year I am getting little bit pain in my knee from last 1 month I had used pain relief and gel, spray and some tablets also for couple of days but haven't get relief. What should I do now?

BPTh/BPT, MPTh/MPT
Physiotherapist, Noida
Hi I am 27 year I am getting little bit pain in my knee from last 1 month I had used pain relief and gel, spray and s...
Avoid sitting cross legged. Avoid squatting- quadriceps exercises- lie straight, make a towel role and put it under the knee, press the keen against the role, hold it for 20 secs. Repeat 20 times twice a day. This will help relieve some pain.
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I am 59 years old male. I have been experiencing pain in my left heel every time I get up from sitting or sleeping position. The pain lasts for few minutes and then fades away after I walk for some time. Slight feeling of pain remains even when I am sitting and when I press the heel area. Please advise what I can do to alleviate this problem.

BPTh/BPT
Physiotherapist, Mumbai
I am 59 years old male. I have been experiencing pain in my left heel every time I get up from sitting or sleeping po...
Pain could be because of bony spurs in the heel. Get x-ray done. And wear heel cushions in the shoes, take ultrasound therapy and contrast bath in physiotherapy. It helps along with foot ankle ex's.
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I am suffering from shoulder and knee pain since 8 to 9 months. What should I do?

BPTh/BPT
Physiotherapist, Mumbai
I am suffering from shoulder and knee pain since 8 to 9 months. What should I do?
Hi there are multiple causes for shoulder and knee pain like. Muscular, tendonitis, ligament tear etc. It will be good if you visit physiotherapist or orthopaedic doctor for diagnosis. Meanwhile apply cold pack for 20 minutes thrice a day for 5 days. Need further assistance contact me via lybrate. Wishing you good health.
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Have acute pain on neck from last 10 days. Doctor diagnosed as cervical spondilytis. As per x ray gap in c4 and c5, also some osteomyites seen. Now pain is moved to my right arm which is very severe. My thumb has gone numb. Going for physio from last 5 days but problem conntinues. Taking zerodol th -8 with pregatar caps and cap onn as suggested by ortho. Pls suggest.

MBBS, MS - Orthopaedics
Orthopedist, Delhi
Kindly show me digital x rays of cervical s[pine. 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. Ibuprofen 200mg od & sos x 5days bio d3 max 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. Do reply back for detailed treatment plan. Do not ignore. It could be beginning of a serious problem.
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Physiotherapist, Bharuch
A poor posture like sitting or driving in a hunched position for too long can cause strain the neck muscles.
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Hi, I actually want to reduce my weight also want to come out from knee pain every day I take thyronorm 125mcg then too still am gaining weight. Please tell me something that should work out. A healthy solution.

MBBS, MS - Orthopaedics
Orthopedist, Delhi
Hi, I actually want to reduce my weight also want to come out from knee pain every day I take thyronorm 125mcg then t...
Don't use thyronorm to reduce your weight. It can be dangerous. Discuss your problem in video conference.
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I am 28 years female suffering from lucorea from past 3 years. Now having severe back pain. I have done test of vit D which is also insufficient un my body. Kindly suggest me some solution except medicine, because after taking medicine it got cured and when I stop medicine this problem again starts. I want some yoga exercises to cure this problem ha.

MBBS, MS, DNB, FNB (SPINE SURGERY)
Orthopedist, Chennai
I am 28 years female suffering from lucorea from past 3 years. Now having severe back pain. I have done test of vit D...
Hi Ms. Lybrate-user back pain has many causes. But most commonly it is bad posture and lack of exercises. Lucorea indicates pelvic organ infection and can cause back pain. Yoga is good. Get advise regarding proper posture and learn spinal and core strengthening exercises from a physiotherapist. You should visit your gynaecologist and spine specialist if pain persists.
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Dear Doctor, I very frequently have back ache because of the nature of my job. Tried all the ergonomic techniques but it's of no use. It seems the back muscle has become stiff. Please suggest.

Physiotherapist, Amritsar
Go to a qualified physiotherapist who knows Brian Mulligan's techniques. . Tell them to perform bend leg raise tech on you . You will get significant relief in single sitting
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Hello. I got my periods last month on 28th but l again got them on this 11th in just 10days after my previous cycle. This never happened to me before. This cycle preceded with severe backache and fatigue levels higher than every time. It is all like brown clotted blood very less bleeding and not like regular flow. May I know why this happened suddenly?

BAMS, YIC, DEC
Ayurveda,
Hi ,are you married if yes then some time there are possibilities that you would have conceived and due to over strain and stress bleeding may have occurred, check your thyroid once with for another month if these repeat s then get abdominal scan, are tvs scan done.
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