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Dr. Ravi Shankar

M.Sc - Clinical Research, BPTh/BPT

Physiotherapist, Chennai

14 Years Experience  ·  300 at clinic
Dr. Ravi Shankar M.Sc - Clinical Research, BPTh/BPT Physiotherapist, Chennai
14 Years Experience  ·  300 at clinic
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Dr. Ravi Shankar is one of the best Physiotherapists in Porur, Chennai. He has helped numerous patients in his 14 years of experience as a Physiotherapist. He is a qualified M.Sc - Clinical Research, BPTh/BPT . You can consult Dr. Ravi Shankar at Vallalar Physiotherapy Clinic in Porur, Chennai. Don’t wait in a queue, book an instant appointment online with Dr. Ravi Shankar on Lybrate.com.

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M.Sc - Clinical Research - University of madras - 2006
BPTh/BPT - Tamilnadu dr mgr medical university - 2003
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English

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Hi my name is pradeep From 6 months my left leg knee is paining I have taken medicine but there is no effect. So please suggest me what to do.

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Homeopath, Delhi
Hi my name is pradeep
From 6 months my left leg knee is paining I have taken medicine but there is no effect. So plea...
Hello, you can take homoeopathic medicine rhus tox 30 (4 drops in little water) thrice a day for a week and update.
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I am 31 male. I have lower back discomfort sometimes. Got MRI Spine, it shows very slight lumbar root nerve compression. Now mostly at night while trying to sleep, I get pulsing, twitching from knee till thighs and sometimes till chest which cause suffocation. That pulsing/twitching lasts for 5 mins or so and then vanishes.

BPTh/BPT, MPTh/MPT
Physiotherapist, Noida
I am 31 male. I have lower back discomfort sometimes. Got MRI Spine, it shows very slight lumbar root nerve compressi...
Postural correction- sit tall, walk tall. Extension exercises x 15 times x twice daily. Apply hot fomentation twice daily. Avoid bending in front.
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I am having headache problem since last 3-4 months and also there is pain in the eyes, whereas I had shown to 2-3 doctors but there is head ache without eating but some time when I wake up there is little . please tell me what to do and also Whether CT scan or MRI should be taken.

DNB Ophtalmology, MS - Ophthalmology, MBBS
Ophthalmologist, Delhi
I am having headache problem since last 3-4 months and also there is pain in the eyes, whereas I had shown to 2-3 doc...
Prolonged duration between meals can lead to a drop in blood sugar levels causing a hypoglycemic headaches...This can be aggravated by low blood pressure or dehydration. Increase amount and frequency of fluid intake and take something to eat every 3-5 hours.
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I have 21 months baby mine cesarean. I didn't taka calcium tablet til I was feeding I took only 4 months. Now I an suffering from lower back pain what should I do?

MPT - Orthopedic Physiotherapy, BPTh/BPT
Physiotherapist, Noida
I have 21 months baby mine cesarean. I didn't taka calcium tablet til I was feeding I took only 4 months. Now I an su...
Avoid long sitting toward bending lifting heavyweight. Do hot fermentation and rest tk muscle relaxant medicine ya physiotherapy treatment.
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I am 23 years old. I have a pain on myknee in left leg. I used pain relief tablets like ultracet but no use? What can I do now?

MPT - Orthopedic Physiotherapy, BPTh/BPT
Physiotherapist, Noida
I am 23 years old. I have a pain on myknee in left leg. I used pain relief tablets like ultracet but no use? What can...
Do stretching exercise and hot fermentation twice a day if it work then ok otherwise physiotherapy treatment must.
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I am facing the problem the problem of high cholesterol & pain in my back. so, please tell me what should I do?

MBBS, MD - Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine Specialist, Faridabad
I am facing the problem the problem of high cholesterol & pain in my back. so, please tell me what should I do?
Avoid bad habits i.e. Avoid fast food/fat/oily,salty foods. Coffee, smoking, alcohol intake. Non-veg., take whole grain,oats,green veg.,plenty of water in day time, 1 glass of water at night before bed. go for morning walk daily.. pain in your back overweight..pl. change lifstyle. you can take tab. atorvas -10 at night once for 30 days.
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Are there any long-term effects associated with taking ADHD (attention deficit hyperactivity disorder) medications? If so, what are they and what medications are implicated? What exactly is a spine block injection? Will it work long-term for low back pain due to disc problems? What causes Hashimoto's thyroiditis, and what is the best method of treatment? Can iodine help this condition?

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General Physician, Mumbai
Are there any long-term effects associated with taking ADHD (attention deficit hyperactivity disorder) medications? I...
Use of stimulant decreases the symptoms to a much good effect and if we don't give stimulant medication There will be more of conduct disorder and progress in disease and for side effects we have to monitor the person and advice them accordingly And spine block works for six months
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I am 70 years, having both Knee pain since two years. X ray and MRI has shown that gap between the joint has reduced, Hence knee replacement is advised Can Ayurveda medicine help me on this issue.

Master of Occupational Therapy (MOT), Bachelor of Occupational Therapy (BOT)
Occupational Therapist, Delhi
I am 70 years, having both Knee pain since two years. X ray and MRI has shown that gap between the joint has reduced,...
Deep heating modality is required Avoid sitting crossed leg & floor sitting Avoid stair climbing Do knee isometrics Take bath with warm water adding salt to it
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I have a problem in my back. When I bend down than I have a pain in certain angle.

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath, Ludhiana
I have a problem in my back. When I bend down than I have a pain in certain angle.
Homoeopathic medicine SPONDYAID ( BAKSON) Drink 10 drops in 20 ml fresh water 3 times daily CALCAREA PHOS 6X ( Dr Reckeweg) Chew 4 tab 3 times daily Report after 15 days
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I get a loud cracking sound in my left knee when I bend it. Please advice is it serious.

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Physiotherapist, Noida
I get a loud cracking sound in my left knee when I bend it. Please advice is it serious.
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'm 27 years old and I injured myself 7 years back in a football game. Now I have chronic ACL tear in both my knees, sometimes my knee slips but I reposition it myself. Now my Mir report confirms I have early osteoarthritis. Is there Any permanent solution for this? If yes, then will I be able to continue my game after treatment?

Fellowship in Joint Replacement, M.S. Ortho, Diploma In Orthopaedics (D. Ortho)
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I'm 27 years old and I injured myself 7 years back in a football game. Now I have chronic ACL tear in both my knees, ...
Chronic acl tear is the reason for instability of knee and so early oa. At this age its not all good, for your sports life. You should get your acl repaired asap. Take univestin to slow process of oa.
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I am problem in my backbone always pain in any time so I request please my give solution And I will contact you.

MD , FIPP, Dip Pall Med, Fellowship in pain
Pain Management Specialist, Noida
I am problem in my backbone always pain in any time so I request please my give solution
And I will contact you.
Hi back bone pain can be because of multiple factors. It can be facet joint, disc itself or muscles pain. You need to be evaluated for this one to diagnose the pain generator.
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I am a 30 year old male, from a long span of time I am having pain issues in my both legs. Whenever I go for any sports or any other activity my legs starts paining and it becomes very difficult for me then. Please suggest me what to do?

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I am a 30 year old male, from a long span of time I am having pain issues in my both legs. Whenever I go for any spor...
Back Pain Advice…. Hot Fomentation x twice daily. Avoid bending in front. Postural Correction. Sit Tall, Walk Tall. Extension Exercises x twice daily. Bhujang Asana x twice daily. Back Stretching. General Advice... Contrast Bath. Sports Taping. Gentle Stretching
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I'm a student studying civil engineering. When I'm working and lifting the weights then my back pains a lot please help.

BPTh/BPT, Diploma in Acupuncture, Fellowship of Indian Acupuncture Association, Post Graduate Diploma in Mentamove Therapy, Clinical & Technical Training For The Gloreha Pro Device & Gloreaha Pro Device Maintenance
Physiotherapist, Mumbai
I'm a student studying civil engineering. When I'm working and lifting the weights then my back pains a lot please help.
Back pain can be reduced. Don't bend forward or lift heavy weight. Apply hot water bag and you can visit a physiotherapist. We at Physioline centre, Mumbai will provide you with good program and advanced technology to reduce your pain, strengthen your muscles and improve your functions.
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From last two days my left leg is paining at night times and normal in the morning what to do?

BHMS
Homeopath, Raebareli
From last two days my left leg is paining at night times and normal in the morning what to do?
Please do not sit/stand too long at a stretch. Take mag phos 6x - twice daily 4 tabs for next 2 weeks. Take a glass of milk daily. Get back to me after 2 weeks.
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Vitamin D COUNT IS 8. And URIC Acid count 7.40. Some times pain in tight hand joint.

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Homeopath, Amritsar
Vitamin D COUNT IS 8. And URIC Acid count 7.40. Some times pain in tight hand joint.
Take omega 3 fatty acid 2 caps every day and calcium tablet with architol vit d3 injection once a week and take zyroric tab two times a day drinks lot of water. Fresh jiices, fresh food is good for you dnt take maa, rajmaa, mitton, spicy eyc do morning jogging regularly.
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Hello. Dr. My self Bhawna. M a student I m 19 years old. Dr. Most of the time my shoulders, spatula's, and neck was panning too much. Its unbearable pain so, I want to know. What can I do?

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Hello. Dr. My self Bhawna. M a student I m 19 years old. Dr. Most of the time my shoulders, spatula's, and neck was p...
BACK ACHE sleep on a hard bed with soft bedding on it. (b) use no pillow under the head. (c) kindly take biod3 max 1 tab dailyx10 paracetamol 250mg od & sos x5days (d) do back (spine)/shoulder/knee exercises (e) make sure you are not allergic to any of the medicines you are going to take (f) do not ignore it. It could be beginning of a serious problem. (g) if no relief in 4_5 days, then contact me again
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Before few days, while dancing (almost after 2 years) I did back lean/back drop, that time I felt nothing, but next morning I was not able to bend backwards and it was paining on my full back. It hurts when I bend lit bit backwards and feels like lower back is locked and sucked. Full ache hurts and pains full day. Please Help?

MPT - Orthopedic Physiotherapy, BPTh/BPT
Physiotherapist, Noida
Before few days, while dancing (almost after 2 years) I did back lean/back drop, that time I felt nothing, but next m...
OK heavy strain. so physiotherapy treatment must for immediate relief and di bed rest. do 5 days then muscle will be relax . avoid strain till relief
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My wife is Neuro psychiatric patient. She is suffering with body pains. Please prescribe any medicine without side effects.

BHMS, MD HOM.
Homeopath, Mumbai
My wife is Neuro psychiatric patient. She is suffering with body pains. Please prescribe any medicine without side ef...
Selection of correct Homeopathic remedy is very essential. Take following Homoeopathic remedies: Calc carb 200 Ignatia 200 4 pills each medicine x 3 times everyday x 15 days.
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I feel a sudden piercing pain at the tip of my right rib. I had some tests run but there was no detection. There is no order or timed recurrence. I wish to know the reason and the remedy.

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Physiotherapist, Kota
I feel a sudden piercing pain at the tip of my right rib. I had some tests run but there was no detection. There is n...
Hi right rib m pain hone ka matlb copd hosakta h/. Ap deeep breathing kijiye or purslip breathing kijiye. And morning walking kijiye than 5 glass full day m paniii pijiye I think;;;; you willl be feel fittt & fine thnx.
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