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Dr. Swarnalatha  - Physiotherapist, chennai

Dr. Swarnalatha

BPTh/BPT

Physiotherapist, chennai

10 Years Experience  ·  400 at clinic  ·  ₹400 online
Dr. Swarnalatha BPTh/BPT Physiotherapist, chennai
10 Years Experience  ·  400 at clinic  ·  ₹400 online
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I pride myself in attending local and statewide seminars to stay current with the latest techniques, and treatment planning....more
I pride myself in attending local and statewide seminars to stay current with the latest techniques, and treatment planning.
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Dr. Swarnalatha is an experienced Physiotherapist in T.Nagar, Chennai. She has been a successful Physiotherapist for the last 10 years. She studied and completed BPTh/BPT . She is currently associated with Magnus groups in T.Nagar, Chennai. Save your time and book an appointment online with Dr. Swarnalatha on Lybrate.com.

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BPTh/BPT - Sree Balaji Dental College Hospital - 2008
Languages spoken
English
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Indian Association of Physiotherapist

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I am 32 year old male I have a backpain problem. Everyday at evening I have to sleep on ground then some relief getting.

Dip. SICOT (Belgium), MNAMS, DNB (Orthopedics), MBBS
Orthopedist, Delhi
Hi thanks for your query and welcome to lybrate. I am Dr. Akshay from fortis hospital, new delhi. You are very young to have a persistent back pain as a health issue. If you have localized back pain with no other symptoms like radiating leg pain, neurological symptoms like numbness, weakness, paresthesias etc, then you can start with following recommendations for initial period of 2-3 weeks: - to maintain proper posture of your back while working and sleeping - if pain is more then you can take a short course of an anti-inflammatory medication like tab etoshine or paracetamol or one which suits you - physical therapy initially under supervision of a trained physiotherapist and then to continue at home - adequate calcium & vitamin d intake if levels are low in body - ice packs can applied if your pain is acute, then hot fomentation can be done at home - analgesic spray for local application can be used and is easily available. - avoid lifting heavyweight/ acute forward bending in mornings etc we will observe you for next 2-3 weeks how you respond to this conservative management protocol. If you are not feeling better, then we will have to get some investigations like dynamic x rays of lower back and few blood tests for evaluation. Do not hesitate to contact me if you need any further assistance. Thanks & regards
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My aunt has fever from last 1 month, she took paracetamol and other medicines prescribed by doctor but there is no change and she is also having pain in knee. Is there any danger and how to cure it?

BHMS
Homeopath, Kolkata
My aunt has fever from last 1 month, she took paracetamol and other medicines prescribed by doctor but there is no ch...
Please do blood test for cbc/ra-factor/uric acid/malaria/dengue/typhoid she need to take mag phos 6x - thrice daily 4 tabs. Treatment would begin based on blood reports.

Pain in knees while walking or getting up after sitting for a long time. Doctor is asking for knee replacement surgery, but I want to manage with medicines as much as possibles.

Erasmus Mundus Master in Adapted Physical Activity, MPT, BPTh/BPT
Physiotherapist, Chennai
Pain in knees while walking or getting up after sitting for a long time. Doctor is asking for knee replacement surger...
Knee Pain: As arthritis is very common that you get generally bilaterally. Ice therapy would definitely help to reduce the inflammation. We also advise you to use knee cap which would help to prevent the knee from damaging further and also to maintain the quadriceps muscle tone. Simple Knee ExerciesSpecific knee exercises will also help ie. Keeping ball underneath the knee and keep pressing it. That's the simple exercise which will help you to strengthen the knee Ice therapy would definitely help to reduce the inflammation. We also advise you to use knee cap which would help to prevent the knee from damaging further and also to maintain the quadriceps muscle tone. I also advise you to use knee cap which would help to prevent the knee from damaging further and also to maintain the quadriceps muscle tone. Knee pain more than 2 weeks:if your knee is paining since 2 weeks, then you have to rethink whether you had any injury in the previous years. I also advise you to use knee cap which would help to prevent the knee from damaging further and also to maintain the quadriceps muscle tone. As arthritis is very common if anyone would've neglected any injury in the previous years. You can take Ultrasonic therapy in one of the nearby physiotherapy clinics which would help to heal the damaged cartilages along with shortwave diathermy which would help to improve the blood circulation. Ice therapy would definitely help to reduce the inflammation.
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After having sex I feel weak up to 48 hours. And some joint pain like (knee pain, thai pain etc)

FRHS, Ph.D Neuro , MPT - Neurology Physiotherapy, D.Sp.Med, DPHM (Health Management ), BPTh/BPT
Physiotherapist, Chennai
After having sex I feel weak up to 48 hours.
And some joint pain like (knee pain, thai pain etc)
For joint pain do Take UST and Vacuum Therapy Physiotherapy treatment for 7 days regularly Do revert for further assistance Best Wishes
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I don't have any problem but just a pain in my leg and my mother has full body pain pain pain pain Shoaib I thank you.

MBBS
General Physician, Mumbai
I don't have any problem but just a pain in my leg and my mother has full body pain pain pain pain Shoaib I thank you.
For pain take tablet paracetamol 650 mg and eat nutritious food and have adequate fluid intake and take physical rest.
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Recently I came across a site Regenexx ortho sport amazing to read they r offering no surgery even in case of acl n meniscus tear just 3 injection shots which is combn of patient hip bone marrow partial n platelets they just shot into patient knee joint n charging nearly 2 lakkhs per knee while arthroscopic surgeons charging 80 k to 1 lakh for meniscus surgery n further 50k to 70k for acl repair including months of pain n rehab process is the former claim for injection treatment is genuine or not I met several orthopedics who r offering surgery but any treatment as Regenexx claiming please Doctors clear my doubt.

MPT, BPT
Physiotherapist, Noida
Recently I came across a site Regenexx ortho sport amazing to read they r offering no surgery even in case of acl n m...
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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Hi. I'm 22 years old female. I was born fair. My body is still fair but my face has been tanned. Even if I go for anti tanning face regimes it's not as fair as my body or even as fair I it used to be when I was born. Is there any remedy or anything I could do to restore my complexion back ?

BHMS
Homeopath, Faridabad
Hi. I'm 22 years old female. I was born fair. My body is still fair but my face has been tanned. Even if I go for ant...
Hi, use this home remedy to get a tan free glowing skin. *orange and curd mixture works well on dark damaged tanned skin. Orange has skin lightening properties and works well as a face mask. Curd works as the cleansing component on the skin and gives brightening glow to the skin. Mix dry orange peels with curd and make a fine paste. Gently apply this pack on your face and wash it with chilled rose water after 10-15 minutes. It makes your skin look fairer naturally. * mix cucumber juice+ tomato juice, then apply this on your face. Exfoliate your skin at least twice a week. This will help to remove the dead cells and open pores, thus lightening your skin tone. Always use sunscreen 20 minutes before stepping out from home. A good sunscreen with spf 40 will help to prevent tan in the indian climate. If you mean black spots, then apply bio- vally's skin lightening cream. Adequate amount of water to keep your body and skin hydrated. A good sleep at night is also very important for healthy and glowing skin.
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I have pain in my shoulder since from 4 months, when ever I raise my hand I noticed a sound from my shoulder bone.

BHMS
Homeopath, Delhi
I have pain in my shoulder since from 4 months, when ever I raise my hand I noticed a sound from my shoulder bone.
Hello,you can take homoeopathic medicines 1.Ruta 30 (4 drops in little water) every morning for a week. 2.Rhus Tox 30 (4 drops in little water) thrice a day got a week and revert.
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Anterior Cruciate Ligament Tear - How To Recover?

MBBS, MS - Orthopaedics, Fellowship in Arthroscopy & Arthroplasty Shoulder & Knee
Orthopedist, Gurgaon
Anterior Cruciate Ligament Tear - How To Recover?

The Anterior Cruciate Ligament or ACL tear is a very common problem with athletes and with people who have an active lifestyle. In fact, this can also be caused by any accident due to sudden movement.

Importance of ACL-

The ACL is the supporting ligament, which runs diagonally from back to front right in the middle of the knee, connecting the femur bone and the tibia, and helps the tibia not to come before the femur. Thus the balance of the knee during back and forth movements and the entire stability of the knee joint is secured by this very important piece of ligament.

What leads to an injury to the ACL?

Here are a few actions that may result in a ligament tear.

  1. Sudden stopping while running or slowing down from a fast speed

  2. Sudden change in direction

  3. Uncontrolled jumping from a height

  4. Direct hitting with an object or person

What happens when the ACL is torn?

If the ACL is torn, the stability of your knee is gone, and you feel as if you have no control over the joint. Moreover, it causes extreme pain and instant swelling. Swelling usually appears within 24 hours of the injury.

Treatment of ACL Injury-

Recovery from an ACL tear is possible only after a surgery. Without surgery, the affected will not be able to return to sports or athletics, or may not be able to run and make swift movements again as before. However, to avoid surgery, there are non-invasive treatments for the aged and people who require moving less.

  • Non-invasive Treatment: Bracing is one treatment where braces are given to support the knee joint during movement and also to avoid further injury. This is effective for the elderly who need minimum movement and may manage daily activities with a braced knee. Also, crutches add to the support and let the weaker knee get rest. This is followed by physical therapy. But the swelling has to reduce before starting it. Many exercises and controlled movements over a long time help in getting back agility in movement gradually.

  • Surgical Treatment: Once the swelling subsides, doctors would plan for an Arthroscopic (Key-Hole Surgery) ACL reconstruction. In this Doctor make a graft of a tendon. This graft is inserted into the joint and fixed in anatomical position in femur and tibia Arthroscopically so that the newly created ACL functions like the natural one. This is the only way to get back the ligament in whole as the torn ligament cannot be stitched. Surgery is done through arthroscope and recovery time is 15 days for resuming day to day activities and 3 to 6 month for resuming sports activities with continued physical therapy after the surgery. If you wish to discuss about any specific problem, you can consult a orthopedist and ask a free question.
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