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Dr. Dev Anand Ramanathan

Physiotherapist21 Years Exp.
BPT, MPT - Orthopedic Physiotherapy, DPT - Doctor of Physical Therapy
₹ 1,200 at clinic
200 online
Tonormo Physiotherapy Center , Mandaveli , Chennai
Available today: 05:00 PM - 09:00 PM
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Dr. Vasanth Kumar

Physiotherapist15 Years Exp.
Bachelor in Physiotherapy, Msc Advanced Sports Therapy and Rehab Science (UK), honorary Doctorate
₹ 500 at clinic
400 online
Fitness.Inc , Tambaram , Chennai
Available today: 06:30 PM - 10:00 PM
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Reliva Physiotherapy & Rehab

Physiotherapist
₹ 500 at clinic
300 online
ReLiva Physiotherapy Clinic- Mehdipatnam , Hyderabad
Available today: 09:00 AM - 09:00 PM
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Dr. Julie Mercy J David

Physiotherapist27 Years Exp.
Erasmus Mundus Master in Adapted Physical Activity, MPT, BPTh/BPT
₹ 300 at clinic
100 online
Mercy Physiotherapy Clinic , Chennai
Recently consulted for:Physiotherapy
Available today: 08:30 AM - 01:30 PM
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Dr. Raja R

Physiotherapist12 Years Exp.
MPTh/MPT
₹ 200 at clinic
1,000 online
ROYAL MULTI CARE , Mogappair West , Chennai
Available today: 05:00 PM - 07:00 PM
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Dr. Senthilkumar Chandran

Physiotherapist14 Years Exp.
MPT - Orthopedic Physiotherapy, M.Sc NATUROPATHY AND YOGIC SCIENCE
₹ 200 at clinic
300 online
Magna CODE , K K Nagar , Chennai
Recently consulted for:Physiotherapy
Available today: 07:00 AM - 08:00 PM
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Dr. David Kirubakaran

Physiotherapist24 Years Exp.
Research Course works @ pain lab, USA, Neuromuscular biomechanic lab, FSS, BPTh/BPT, Diplo...read more
₹ 400 at clinic
500 online
ST.PAUL Orthopaedic & Physiotherapy Care , Chennai
Available today: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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Dr. Ashok Veerasamy

Physiotherapist24 Years Exp.
MSPT (Master of Physical Therapy), Bachelor of physiotherapy
₹ 200 at clinic
200 online
AVM Physiotherapy clinic , Santhome , Chennai
Available today: 10:00 AM - 08:00 PM
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Dr. Natraj

Physiotherapist17 Years Exp.
BPTh/BPT, MPT - Orthopedic Physiotherapy, MD - Acupuncture, Diploma in Rehabilitation (Phy...read more
₹ 300 at clinic
400 online
RK BONE &JOINT CLINIC , Anakaputhur , Chennai
Available today: 07:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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Dr. Natraj Ramar

Physiotherapist17 Years Exp.
BPTh/BPT, MPT - Orthopedic Physiotherapy, MD - Acupuncture
₹ 300 at clinic
Deepam medic center , Chennai
Available today: 08:30 AM - 11:00 PM
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Best Physiotherapists in Chennai

Doctor's NameClinic FeesLybrate Ratings
Dev Anand Ramanathan₹ 1,20091
Vasanth Kumar₹ 50092
Reliva Physiotherapy & Rehab₹ 50090
Julie Mercy J David₹ 30091
Raja R₹ 200NA
Senthilkumar Chandran₹ 200NA
David Kirubakaran₹ 400NA
Ashok Veerasamy₹ 20086
Natraj₹ 300NA
Natraj Ramar₹ 30085

Physiotherapists in Chennai

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Frequently Asked Questions

Who is a Physiotherapist?

A physical therapist or physiotherapist is qualified and trained to assist individuals who are having trouble controlling their motor function, pain, mobility, or balance. For the assessment, management, and treatment of a disease or injury that has limited your mobility or ability to carry out daily chores, a physiotherapist may be required. Typically, after a car accident, surgery, or to treat lower back pain, physiotherapists are contacted to help treat patients with a range of ailments or limitations.

What are the qualifications of a Physiotherapist?

The following education requirements must be met in order to practice as a physiotherapist:

  • After passing the 10+2 exams with physics, chemistry, and biology, the National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test (NEET), which is held once a year across India, is the only way to enroll in the Physiotherapy program.
  • To be regarded as a physiotherapist in India, one must hold a Bachelor of Physiotherapy (BPTh) degree, which lasts four years and includes a six-month internship and is available nationwide in both private and public medical schools
  • Those who are interested in specializing after receiving their BPTh/BPT degree can choose to enroll in the full-time, two-year MPT program (Thesis oriented)
  • The candidate must pass the Common Entrance Test (CET) in order to enroll in the Masters program. In the case of private universities, the CET is administered by state or by university
  • Note: Physical therapy had started off as a diploma program but has changed to a degree program. A few institutions in India offer master's and doctoral degree programs.

What does a Physiotherapist do?

Physiotherapists work with their patients to create a very sophisticated and individualized treatment plan that is done or designed to restore functional movement and ability as much as possible. They are also trained and specialized to treat patients of all ages, so they can treat both an infant and an elderly person, can offer treatment for issues that are brought on by the following:

  • Concerns related to weight issues
  • Disease
  • Disorders
  • Medical issues
  • Aging related muscle weakness and stiffness
  • Environmental variables
  • Injury

Along with the treatment of back pain, acute injuries, and managing chronic illnesses like asthma, a physiotherapist also prepares an expecting mother for childbirth or an athlete to perform in the competition.

Common problems you should see the Physiotherapist for

Incorporating physical, psychological, emotional, and social wellbeing, physiotherapists help people at all stages of life recover from injuries, reduce pain and stiffness, promote mobility and movement, and maximize function and quality of life. Among the numerous ailments that physiotherapists treat and manage some of them are;

  • Orthopedic problems
  • Joint problem
  • Back pain
  • Knee condition
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Sciatica
  • Arthritis
  • Foot condition
  • Low back pain
  • Neurological problems
  • Concussion
  • Alzheimer's disease
  • Stroke
  • Multiple sclerosis
  • Cerebral palsy
  • Neuropathy or nerve damage
  • Vertigo which means having a feeling of dizziness or off balanced
  • Chronic condition
  • High blood pressure
  • Asthma
  • Obesity
  • Diabetes
  • Autoimmune disorders
  • Rheumatoid arthritis
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Raynaud's syndrome

How do I find a Physiotherapist in Chennai?

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How to choose a Physiotherapist in Chennai?

To find one of the best physiotherapists in Chennai near your area you can look up Lybrate.com online. Lybrate.com has a wide database of various medical professionals with their detailed professional profile. To choose the top physiotherapists you can refer to their qualification, experience, awards and recognition, consultation timing and cost along with their rating and reviews, all available against their respective profiles.

When should I go to the Physiotherapist?

A physiotherapist should be seen right away if you have sustained an injury or have been experiencing chronic pain that is beginning to interfere with your daily activities. You should also see the specialist if you see a decline in your flexibility, mobility, and range of motion. Consult a physiotherapist right away in certain conditions exhibiting the following symptoms;

  • A pain that keeps on coming back
  • Lack of balance
  • When you are sitting on a desk you are experiencing pain
  • You start to experience mobility issues
  • Urinating in an uncontrolled manner
  • Neurological disorders
  • Sports injury
  • Management of diabetes

Do Physiotherapists perform surgeries?

To perform a surgery medical students are specially trained to perform operations during their academic years, as physiotherapy syllabus doesn’t provide any such training, physiotherapists are not certified to carry out a surgery. However, they may treat their patients with various kinds of exercise and movement, performed repeatedly for a predetermined period of time, to increase mobility and function. Exercises and therapies provided by physiotherapists may include;

  • Manual therapy
  • Transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS) therapy
  • Magnetic therapy
  • Dry needling and acupuncture
  • Taping
  • Joint mobilization
  • Stretches and exercises
  • Hydrotherapy

Can a physiotherapist detect nerve damage?

Your physiotherapist can determine the source of your nerve issue by evaluating your symptoms. A complete assessment and examination, including a review of your medical history, will precede treatment to ascertain the origin and gravity of your disease.

Is physiotherapy a long term treatment?

Since physiotherapy is intended to assist you in getting back to your regular activities, and recovering completely with the help of various therapies and exercises, the procedure is performed repeatedly for a predetermined period of time. For instance, soft tissues heal over a period of six to eight weeks, so a typical physiotherapy program will last around that long.