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Dr. Uma Maheswari.p

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Dr. Uma Maheswari.p is an experienced Physiotherapist in K K Nagar, Chennai. She is currently associated with Anirudha Pain Relief & Counselling Centre in K K Nagar, Chennai. Don’t wait in a queue, book an instant appointment online with Dr. Uma Maheswari.p on Lybrate.com.

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I am 20 years old female. I have pain in my shoulders and neck due to use of laptop. I used ointment, but I stil have pain. What should I do?

BPTh/BPT, MPTh/MPT
Physiotherapist, Noida
I am 20 years old female. I have pain in my shoulders and neck due to use of laptop. I used ointment, but I stil have...
Neck advice hot fomentation x twice daily. Neck exercises. Neck stretching. Postural correction. Shoulder shrugs. Core strengthening exercises. Take frequent breaks at work use cervical pillow. Use back support. Self massage the back of neck. Shoulder advice. Regular stretching of shoulder muscles. Warm up and cool down is a must. Hot fomentation.
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Hi, I am having extreme knee pain by 2 months. Please suggest some effective treatment.

MBBS, MS - Orthopaedics
Orthopedist, Delhi
Hi, I am having extreme knee pain by 2 months.
Please suggest some effective treatment.
Kindly show me x-rays of your knee. In the mean time 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 knee & general exercises. It may have to be further investigated. Make sure you are not allergic to any of the medicines you are going to take. For emergency treatment contact your nearest hospital or family doctor. If it does not give relief in 4-5days, contact me again. Why not discuss with me in a video conference? (facility provided by lybrate. Com)
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I am 20 year old female and I am having joint pain and back pain what should I do?

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath, Ludhiana
I am 20 year old female and I am having joint pain and back pain what should I do?
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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What does feet with a mild burning sensation mean? What does it mean when it is more? Thanks for answering doctor.

Master of Occupational Therapy (MOT), Bachelor of Occupational Therapy (BOT)
Occupational Therapist, Delhi
What does feet with a mild burning sensation mean? What does it mean when it is more? Thanks for answering doctor.
There must be nerve compression Plantar fascitis could be there Burning sensation is also felt in case of diabetes Do contrast bath therapy twice daily Keep silicone insoles in footwear
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What exactly is a spine block injection? Will it work long-term for low back pain due to disc problems?

FRHS, Ph.D Neuro , MPT - Neurology Physiotherapy, D.Sp.Med, DPHM (Health Management ), BPTh/BPT
Physiotherapist, Chennai
What exactly is a spine block injection? Will it work long-term for low back pain due to disc problems?
It is one of the approach to releive pain relief. And for some individuals it gives permanent pain relief best wishes.
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I used to travel 100 kms everyday on my bike now am getting back pain what should I do sir.

MPT - Orthopedic Physiotherapy, BPTh/BPT
Physiotherapist, Noida
I used to travel 100 kms everyday on my bike now am getting back pain what should I do sir.
avoid 100 km only. posture correction must. avoid toward bending. tk break between long travel. do hot fermentation with rest time stretch ur back and legs muscle. if pain is sever then start physiotherapy treatment for 10 days and follow all things
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I have arm pain in three month I am use many pain killer but not work when it's move I feel pain.

MSc in Orhopedic Physiotherapy (UK), BPTh/BPT
Physiotherapist, Bangalore
I have arm pain in three month I am use many pain killer but not work when it's move I feel pain.
Pain in the arm can result from a number of factors. Abnormalities or injury of the skin, nerves, bones, joints, blood vessels, and soft tissues of the arm can all result in pain. Arm pain may be the result of referred pain from another part of the body. Please go to a physiotherapist to assess and treat the underlying condition. If pain is caused by an activity, modify or stop the activity. Rest the arm and resume activity gradually. Monitor the response to the activity. Pain experienced in the right arm is usually not serious, but when it is coupled with other symptoms like pain in the leg or tightness of the chest, it may be more serious. Try some home remedies: ice will reduce pain and swelling. Apply ice or cold packs immediately to prevent or minimize swelling. Apply the ice or cold pack for 10 to 20 minutes, 3 or more times a day. Elevate the painful area on pillows while applying ice and anytime you are sitting or lying down. Try to keep the area at or above the level of your heart to help minimize swelling. Apply heat and begin gentle exercise with the aid of moist heat to help restore and maintain flexibility. Some experts recommend alternating between heat and cold treatments. Gently massage or rub the area to relieve pain and encourage blood flow. Do not massage the area if it causes pain. Do not smoke or use other tobacco products. Smoking slows healing because it decreases blood supply and delays tissue repair. Please consult a physiotherapist for detail assessment and management of your arm pain. Best wishes.
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I am 45 years my left leg heels pain full past 10 years after long time standing and sitting.

D.A.M.S( A. M.), D.AC/B.E.M.S
Acupressurist, Mumbai
I am 45 years my left leg heels pain full past 10 years after long time standing and sitting.
You should take Acupressure therapy and take Biochemic Calc phos 200x 4 tab thrice a day with warm water and take it 5 days than consult private online.
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I am a 56 years old male suffering from knee pain past from one month there will be swelling also I can't even walk for a forloung.

Diploma in Acupuncture, Pranic Healing, MD - Acupuncture
Acupuncturist, Bangalore
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. This will relieve your problem. Press the point on the web between 2nd and 3rd finger from toe in the foot 20 times by pressing and releasing with a blunt edge of a pen. Further rotate your foot clockwise and anticlockwise 10 times. Massage your leg with both hands. 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. Pl give feedback after 5 days.
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While I was jogging I was getting a pain between joint of heels and upper leg just above the ankle.

BPTh/BPT
Physiotherapist, Kota
While I was jogging I was getting a pain between joint of heels and upper leg just above the ankle.
. Sit to Stand •Excellent hip exercises to maintain your leg and hip strength. •One of the most important exercises used daily to keep your independence and confidence. 8. Heel Stand Strengthens the front part of the lower leg with ank Strengthening exercise has many health related benefits which reduce disease and improve your functional quality of life including: •Improving your lean muscle mass. •Reducing your blood pressure which reduces your risk of stroke and coronary heart disease. •Improving your bone health to reduce the risk of osteoporosis. •Improve your glucose tolerance and insulin resistance. •Increase the strength of your low back reducing lower back pain. •Providing beneficial effects on lowering your total cholesterol. Below you will find 12 great lower body strengthening exercises to try. Have a chair handy for some of the standing exercises to help with balance. Pick two or three to perform when you exercise during the week. Strengthening exercises for seniors should be done at least twice a w 1. Ankle Circles 1. Ankle Circles •This exercise improves your ankle flexibility and ability to move your ankle upward and downward. •This is a great warm up exercise for the lower leg and feet. 2. Hip Marching 2. Hip Marching •This exercise will strengthen your hip flexor and thighs. •With correct seated posture it will also help your abdominal muscles. 3. Knee Extension •Strengthening your knees width knee strengthening exercises will improve your ability to stand and balance. •This exercise will improve your available knee range of motion. 4. Calf Raises Eek. Three times per week is even better. So give some a try. Remember it takes 4 to 6 weeks for your body to become used to any new demands placed upon it. •le stretches. •You will become better able to raise your toes to avoid tripping. 9. Lunges •To strengthen your quadriceps and hips with leg toning exercises. •Improve your ability to get out of a chair and balance. •Help you with lifting chores around the house. 10. Straight Leg Raise •To increase your quadriceps and hip flexor strength with this leg workout. •To strengthen your abdominal muscles. •Allow you to advance your leg during walking with greater ease. 11. Partial Squats •Increase your hip flexibility, quadriceps strength and hip flexor strength. •Improve your ability to get up from a chair and walk. •Steady your body for better balance and safety. 12. Hip Extension •This exercise will help with strengthening the hip joint and muscles. •This will improve the ability to walk and propel yourself forward or up stairs. I hope you will fitt nd fine. Thnx.
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I am suffering from back pain since 4-5 months. When I moved neck leftward it back pain occur at upper left.

BPTh/BPT, MPTh/MPT
Physiotherapist, Noida
I am suffering from back pain since 4-5 months. When I moved neck leftward it back pain occur at upper left.
Apply Hot Fomentation twice daily .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. Core Strengthening Exercises- Straight Leg Raised With Toes Turned Outward, repeat 10 times, twice a day.
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I have pain in my back bone since one year and taking more medicine but no effect appears Suggest about this please.

BPTh/BPT, MPTh/MPT
Physiotherapist, Noida
I have pain in my back bone since one year and taking more medicine but no effect appears
Suggest about this please.
Advice…. Hot Fomentation x twice daily. Avoid bending in front. Postural Correction. Sit Tall, Walk Tall. Extension Exercises x 15 times x twice daily Bhujang Asana x 15 timesx twice daily Core Strengthening Exercises. Back Stretching.
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Hii, My mother is of 49 years and she has a lot of pain in knees. What if Doctor said there is a gap in joint. What should be the best treatment? please suggest.

MBBS, MS - Orthopaedics
Orthopedist, Delhi
Hii,
My mother is of 49 years and she has a lot of pain in knees.
What if Doctor said there is a gap in joint. What s...
Investigations adv: hb, tlc, dlc, esr, sugar f & pp, uric acid, vit d3 urine r/e x ray of the affected part 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 knee & general exercises. It may have to be further investigated. Make sure you are not allergic to any of the medicines you are going to take. For emergency treatment contact your nearest hospital or family doctor. If it does not give relief in 4-5days, contact me again.
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Dear sir very long time my muscles pain for every hard work and it am confused so please give me advice thanks..

FIPP, MD, MBBS
Pain Management Specialist, Ahmedabad
Dear sir very long time my muscles pain for every hard work and it am confused so please give me advice thanks..
If your body is not routinely used to do hard work, and if you do it once in a while, it will cause you pain. You should exercise regularly and increase you muscle strength gradually to be able to do that hard work. If possible avoid such work and if you have pain right now, do take pain killers for it.
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I have pain in my left leg from 2 days. Please suggest what I should do? Pain in only left leg.

Dip. SICOT (Belgium), MNAMS, DNB (Orthopedics), MBBS
Orthopedist, Delhi
I have pain in my left leg from 2 days. Please suggest what I should do? Pain in only left leg.
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.
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How To Cure Dislocated Shoulder Injury?

MBBS, MS - Orthopaedics, Fellowship in Arthroscopy & Arthroplasty Shoulder & Knee
Orthopedist, Gurgaon
How To Cure Dislocated Shoulder Injury?

When a blow or a fall causes an injury, where the top of your arm bone pops out from your shoulder socket, it’s called shoulder dislocation. It is a very painful condition and you need to get this relocated to its position immediately. The tissues and bone related to that particular joint get damaged.

If you ignore this situation or keep the shoulder like this, it will be more harmful and painful for you. There may appear a bump in front or at the back of your shoulder that hurts.

What can lead to a dislocated shoulder injury?

  • Sharp or a very fast twist of your arm.
  • Falling down on a hard surface.
  • A sudden hurt or hit.
  • It may also happen when you fall down and try to save yourself using your hand. The force of the hit indirectly gets into the shoulder and your shoulder joint may slip from its place.

In some of the outdoor games, there are high chances to get hurt in the shoulder. Hockey, football, rugby, rock climbing, volleyball etc. bring in high probabilities of injuring the shoulder, thereby resulting in a shoulder dislocation.

What is the treatment or therapy of a dislocated shoulder?

The dislocated shoulder should be very urgently treated. As this injury of the shoulder is very painful, you should consult to a specialized orthopaedist as fast as possible to fix up the shoulder to its proper joint. As it is very painful and swollen, the faster the treatment, the better it is. When your doctor fixes your shoulder in its actual place or the bone of your arm comes back to the socket, most of your pain will go away and you get huge relief from pain. After the shoulder bone is relocated, you can use further conservative treatment to reduce the pain and swelling of that place. Dislocated shoulder may take 3 to 12 weeks to recover. But this is the approximate time and it depends on the seriousness of the injury.

After the treatment, when all the symptoms are gone, the doctor will suggest some exercises for better results and normal shoulder movement and to prevent future shoulder injury. Ones the shoulder is dislocated, the chances of dislocation in future is further increased as the tissue supporting the head of humerus into its socket is torn. Such patients may land up with recurrent dislocation of shoulder wherein shoulder dislocates easily on specific movement and patients are afraid to do over-head activities. The problem is best diagnosed by MRI Scan.

The best treatment for this is Arthroscopic (Key-Hole Surgery) Bankart's Repair. Following operation shoulder is kept at rest for 2 weeks then Physiotherapy is started. Day to day activities are started after 2 weeks and sports activity is started after 3 to 5 months.

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I am facing a problem in my right arm and shoulder which is not letting me keep my arm in air for a while! While trying to do so its hurting and my arm is automatically going towards down!

MD - Alternate Medicine, BHMS
Homeopath, Surat
I am facing a problem in my right arm and shoulder which is not letting me keep my arm in air for a while! While tryi...
Just take Arnica 6C daily in morning and evening for 5 days.. It will start reducing.. Still if you have any query...please feel free to ask... Take care... :)
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Good Evening Doctors, I am 25 years old male from delhi. Last year I fall down from the bike suddenly due to a minor accident. After that some strain started in my back but I didn't notice that much after that I lifted around 20 kg of weight and then my pain became worse. Now, I am on continuously physiotherapy from last 3 months but I am not getting that much of relaxation. Sometime there is no pain, sometimes it is bearaup but sometime it become worst. And importantly it is radiating into the leg, and because of that there is so much pain in my lower leg. Can any one please suggest any best doctor because I am reallyNow, I am on continuously physiotherapy from last 3 months but I am not getting that much of relaxation. Sometime there is no pain, sometimes it is bearaup but sometime it become worst. And importantly it is radiating into the leg, and because of that there is so much pain in my lower leg. Can any one please suggest any best doctor because I am really.

BPT, MPT - Orthopedic Physiotherapy
Physiotherapist, Sangrur
Good Evening Doctors,
I am 25 years old male from delhi.
Last year I fall down from the bike suddenly due to a minor ...
Hello lybrate user I would like to suggest you do some back muscle relaxation exercises, as you mentioned in your question that sometimes you are getting pain or sometimes you are feeling better it could be because of your change in position. You must notice at which particular position pain you are feeling pain in low back and as you told about leg pain, mostly because of back pain it occurs. You take hot formentation at home. Do some leg exercises. If required should wear lumbosacral contoured belt while driving or travelling. For more help you can consult me at lybrate. Com.
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From past 2-3 months I am having pain under my foot. I am unable to stand for more than half an hour. Having taken painkillers they work for some time than after 3-4 days start paining again.

B.P.T, M.P.T(ORTHO), Certification in Gym Instructor & Prenatal and Post natal
Physiotherapist, Gurgaon
From past 2-3 months I am having pain under my foot.
I am unable to stand for more than half an hour.
Having taken pa...
Dear sir foot pain cn be due to no. Of reasons like abnormal increase in body weight, frequent change in footwear, hard sole of shoes, increase in uric acid etc .so plzz consult us n tell proper history n symptoms like when it increases or decreases for time being you cn go for contrast bath ie dipping foot in hot water fr 4 min then dip in ice cold water fr 1 min repeat it 15 to 20 min
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Anterior Cruciate Ligament

MS - Orthopaedics, MBBS
Orthopedist, Hyderabad
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Hello everybody! I am Dr. Kaushik Reddy, arthroscopic and sports medicine specialist, working at the Apollo Hospital, Hyderabad.

Today will be talking about anterior cruciate Ligament injuries of the knee joint. Anterior cruciate ligament is one of the Major ligaments of the knee joint that provides rotational stability mechanical stability and proprioception and it is one of the most common ligament injuries which is affected in sports persons especially in people playing football, basketball, tennis, badminton it can also occur in people who have been Injured in road traffic accidents or recreational activities like dancing. So any patient while playing sports or during dancing if he experiences sharp Pain in the knee joint and pain while movement of the knee joint and if he hears a Popping sound from the knee joint if he feels any instability in the knee joint that is any giving way of the joint then you have to suspect that it would be an ACL injury of the knee joint. ACL injuries generally occur during sports whenever playing sports if there is any sudden stoppage from running or any direct blow to the knee joint during tackles or if there is any unsteady landing from a jump or any sudden shifts in the Direction can cause an ACL injury.

Whenever any ACL injury occurs during field or anywhere first medical attention needs to be given this is followed by rest and ice pack compression bandage and elevation of the leg needs to be done and once this first aid is given patient needs to be given Some analgesics and anti-inflammatory medication painkillers to reduce the pain and swelling and later after few days then he needs to visit an orthopedic surgeon where an orthopedic surgeon does a few clinical examination or test to diagnose whether it is an ACL injury then few investigations needs to be done to confirm an ACL injury like an x-ray to see if the injury of the ligament has occurred along with a bone fragment or an MRI to confirm the diagnosis of ACL injury whether it is a sprain or a partial ACL injury or a complete ACL injury.

The treatment for an ACL injury of where there is only a sprain of the ACL is usually conservative management where the doctor gives the patient a brace and he needs to be on Good physiotherapy and rehabilitation program in cases of complete ACL tear or injury conservative treatment doesn’t all good in that cases surgery needs to be done where an arthroscopic is ACL reconstruction needs to be done for these patients in which it is a small Dk surgery keyhole surgeries where the patient’s own hamstring tendons are taken and these are kept in the place of the ligament by making tunnels and fixed by various methods following an ACL reconstructive surgery the patient needs to be on good rehabilitation program and he can return back to sports within four to six months.

If you have any queries related to anterior cruciate ligament injuries of the knee joint you can contact me through lybrate or visit me at my clinic at Apollo hospital, Jubilee Hill, Hyderabad or at Bone and Joint Clinic, Swapna Hosptial Chaitanyapuri. Thank you.

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