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Dr. P.N.Prasad

MBBS, MS - Orthopaedics

Orthopedist, Hyderabad

38 Years Experience  ·  300 - 400 at clinic
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Dr. P.N.Prasad is one of the best Orthopedists in Sri Nagar Colony, Hyderabad. Doctor has had many happy patients in his/her 38 years of journey as a Orthopedist. Doctor is a qualified MBBS, MS - Orthopaedics . Doctor is currently practising at Tanvir Hospital in Sri Nagar Colony, Hyderabad. You can book an instant appointment online with Dr. P.N.Prasad on Lybrate.com.

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Education
MBBS - Osmania Medical College, Hyderabad - 1980
MS - Orthopaedics - Osmania Medical College, Hyderabad - 1983
Professional Memberships
Indian Orthopaedic Association
Indian Medical Association (IMA)

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Tanvir Hospital

#8-3-833,Plot No: 100,Phase 1, Kamalapuri Colony-Sri Nagar Colony. Landmark: Near Satya SAI Kalyana Mandapam, HyderabadHyderabad Get Directions
400 at clinic
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GSN Hospital

43/3rt, Near Community Hall, SR Nagar Police Station Road, Landmark: Opposite DCB Bank, HyderabadHyderabad Get Directions
300 at clinic
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Yashoda Hospital - Somajiguda

1st floor, Raj Bhavan Road, Somajiguda, HyderabadHyderabad Get Directions
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Poornima Maternity And Nursing Home

Door No 7-1-619/A/3/3, Plot No 51, Srvs Colony, Gayathri Nagar, land mark : behind myithri vanam line , Ameerpet, HyderabadHyderabad Get Directions
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GSN Hospital

#43/3rt, Sr Nagar Police Station Road, Sanjeeva Reddy Nagar, Landmark: Opposite DCB Bank & Near Community Hall.Hyderabad Get Directions
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Yashoda Hospital

Room # 303, New Block, Raj Bhavan Road.Hyderabad Get Directions
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I zm a housewife of 68 yrs, with 2nd degree RA of the knees, more painful in the rt knee. Doing the Physio therapy exercises and evening walk regularly Can not easily bend, the rt knee more than the lt one. Pl suggest home remedies, as the better hospitals are far away from our habitat. Is it 2nd degree RA? Thanks.

MPT, BPT
Physiotherapist, Noida
I zm a housewife of 68 yrs, with 2nd degree RA of the knees, more painful in the rt knee. Doing the Physio therapy ex...
• 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
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Torn Meniscus - 3 Ways It Can Be Treated

MCh Ortho, ATLS (AIIMS), Diploma In Orthopaedics (D. Ortho), MBBS, MS - Orthopaedics
Orthopedist, Hyderabad
Torn Meniscus - 3 Ways It Can Be Treated

Meniscus refers to the soft ligament in your knee joint, which cushions your bones and protects it from wear and tear. It is vital for the fulfilment of regular activities and the health of your bones. Thus, a damage to the meniscus can be extremely painful. Meniscuses are exposed to injuries and shocks in case of rigorous activities and this is a fairly common syndrome faced by athletes and sports persons. It can cause a substantial amount of hurt and generally impairs movement to a large extent. It potentially gets worse as the inflammation sets in and the swelling grows. The risk of a meniscus tear increases with age. The treatment for a torn meniscus depends upon the degree of tear. While minor tears repair on their own, for graver injuries, the following therapies may prove effective.

Symptoms of a torn meniscus
1. You might be able to experience a popping sensation in your knee joint
2. Stiffness and swelling
3. You will experience pain, especially while you are trying to twist your knee
4. You might not be able to straighten your knee completely

The treatment for a torn meniscus depends upon the degree of tear. While minor tears repair on their own, for graver injuries, the following therapies may prove effective:
1. Light exercises: For slightly serious meniscus tears, there are certain knee exercises which are recommended to abort any further damage as well as to repair the wound. Limiting the activities which might exert pressure on the knees, getting adequate rest, using ice packs and wearing neoprene sleeves always aid in recovery.

2. Anti-inflammatory medications: Often, meniscus tears are cured with the help of anti-inflammatory drugs like Ibuprofen. They not only reduce pain but also enable the mending of the injured tissue. However, one needs to be aware of a few side effects which often become natural repercussions of such drugs. Possibility of ulcers and bleeding get increased by leaps and bounds on the intake of such drugs.
3. Surgery: For all other forms of meniscus tears, if healing is not obtained through non-surgical methods, the only option available is that of surgery. Such a situation arises when the pain becomes unbearable and the meniscus tear does not respond favorably to superficial treatments. These surgeries are less complicated than replacement surgeries. They usually do not involve any life threatening hazard and cautious and efficiently conducted surgeries release all pains and handicaps.
 

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I am a 55 years old male & have back pain at lower part of spinal cod for last 3 months what should do?

MBBS, MS - Orthopaedics
Orthopedist, Delhi
This could be due to lumbar spondylosis with nerve root compression. Rule out diabetes & vit. D deficiency or any other metabolic disorder. Sleep on a hard bed with soft bedding on it. Use no pillow under the head. Any way take paracetamol 250mg od & sos you will need other supportive medicines also. Do back (spine) exercises contact me again if need be. Make sure you are not allergic to any of the medicines you are going to take you may have to use lumbosacral support for some time. Avoid painful act/activities. Take medicines as prescribed it may have to be further investigated. Do reply back for private consultation and detailed treatment plan.
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I have back pain very seriously. I have gone through MRI but nothing found. What should I do, Please advise.

BHMS
Homeopath, Delhi
I have back pain very seriously. I have gone through MRI but nothing found.
What should I do,
Please advise.
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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Hip Replacement - Things You Must Keep In Mind!

Fellowship in Joint Replacement, M S Ortho, DNB (Orthopaedics)
Orthopedist, Chandigarh
Hip Replacement - Things You Must Keep In Mind!

Hip replacement is a surgery in which a specialist doctor surgically removes an agonizing hip joint afflicted with arthritis and replaces it with a man-made joint usually produced using metal and plastic elements. It is usually done when all other treatment choices have been tried and have proven unsuccessful in providing satisfactory pain alleviation. The technique is to mitigate the pain in ahip joint, in order to make walking and other physical exercises easier.

The surgical procedure is as follows:

  • Hip replacement surgery can be performed generally or by utilizing what is called a non-obtrusive method. The primary difference between the two methodologies is the number of entry points needed for the surgery.
  • During standard hip replacement surgery, you are given general anesthesia to relax your muscles; this will keep you from feeling any pain during the surgery or being awake during the surgery. A spinal sedative might be given to counteract pain as an add-on option.
  • The specialist will then make a cut at the edge of the hip and move the muscles connected to the highest point of the thighbone to uncover the hip joint.
  • Next, the ball part of the joint is taken out by cutting the thighbone with a saw. At this point a fake joint is attached to the thighbone using a material that allows them to stay intact.
  • The specialist then readies the surface of the hipbone - evacuating any harmed ligament - and joins the substituting attachment to the hipbone.
  • The new ball part of the thighbone is then embedded into the new joint part of the hip. The specialist then reattaches the muscles and shuts the entry point.

There are some things you need to keep in mind and be attentive about, post the surgery. These are as follows:

  • You will probably remain in the healing facility for four to six days and may need to remain in bed with a pad between your legs to keep the new hip joint set up.
  • A seepage tube will be set in your bladder to help you urinate without having to walk to the bathroom.
  • Non-intrusive treatment usually starts the day after surgery and within the days you can go around with a walker or a walking stick.
  • You will continue with the non-intrusive treatment for quite a long time which could be a number of months post the surgery.
  • For anywhere in the range of six to twelve months after hip replacement surgery, rotating or putting pressure on the operated leg needs to be limited to a great extent. You need to likewise not cross the operated leg past the midline of the body nor turn it inwards.
  • You cannot twist the hip past ninety degrees. This includes both twisting forward at the abdomen and crouching.
  • Your physical advisor will tell you the methods and equipment that will help you comply with the above rules and precautionary measures while performing every day exercises.

In case you have a concern or query you can always consult an expert & get answers to your questions!

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My wife is suffering from arthritis since last 7 years and got joint pan and swelling in hand finger as well both legs.Pls. Suggest best doctor for treatment.

Dip. SICOT (Belgium), MNAMS, DNB (Orthopedics), MBBS
Orthopedist, Delhi
Hi Thanks for your query. I am Dr Akshay from Fortis Hospital, New Delhi. As your wife's age is only 42 years i want you to tell me whether you have got her inflammatory profile along with calcium and vitamin D levels checked . If you have then kindly enclose the report so that i can see and opine accordingly. Do not hesitate to contact me if you need any further assistance. Thanks & Regards Dr Akshay Kumar Saxena
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Pain in my knee when I m running. Because my accident on the road with bike. please suggest me. Thank you.

Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine & Surgery (BAMS)
Ayurveda, Sultanpur
Pain in my knee when I m running. Because my accident on the road with bike. please suggest me. Thank you.
dear friend, meet any physiotherapist to learn about exercise for the knee. don't stress too much, it will take some time to be normal.
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Homeopathy and Fibromyalgia

B.H.M.S, M.D in Homoeopathy
Homeopath, Anand
Homeopathy and Fibromyalgia

In the recent years, with the building work pressure and the increasing stress in our everyday activities, our regular lives have become choc-a-bloc with all sorts of engagements. This often renders our bodies prone to fatigue and listlessness. This phenomenon can often be observed in an intensified form by way of a disorder called Fibromyalgia or as it is deemed in common parlance, "rheumatism". 

Fibromyalgia is an ailment, which causes pain in the body tissues. The tender and fibrous tissues like muscles, ligaments and tendons are often affected by this disease. As a consequence of Fibromyalgia, one feels incapacitated to work or perform any physical activity. Sometimes Fibromyalgia is accompanied by extreme headaches, sleep disturbances, muscle pain and consistent dizziness

The degree of chronicity of the disease may vary but the underlying cause remains the same. Given the high incidence of the disease, the treatment for the same is also widely available. However, for a more effective and lasting cure, many resort to homeopathy.

Homeopathy offers several remedies to Fibromyalgia, classified on the basis of the discrete symptoms of the disease: 

  1. Rhus Tox: Rhus Tox is an excellent antidote for rheumatism induced stillness and muscle pain. When paired with suitable exercises, it can afford a lot of relief. 
  2. Ruta Grav: Ruta Grav aids in relieving tendon pains and sustained usage helps in restoring muscle strength in case of Fibromyalgia.
  3. Rhododendron: Often the Fibromyalgia pain gets aggravated with a marked change in the season. Rhododendron mitigates the intensity of the pain. 
  4. Arnica: For any injury induced body ache, Arnica is an extremely effective cure. It also functions as the foremost option, when the precise causes or the symptoms are unknown. 
  5. Causticum: Certain forms of Fibromyalgia are accompanied with soreness, weakness and a feeling of stillness. Causticum soothes such ailments.
  6. Bryonia: Bryonia alleviates chronic pain in the soft tissues of the body. Exposure to heat needs to be avoided mandatorily in order to optimize the effect of Bryonia. 
  7. Kalmia Latifolia: When besides the obverse symptoms of Fibromyalgia, the pain in the muscle is accompanied with a feeling of cold and numbness, one of the best homeopathic cures is Kalmia Latifolia. 

Fibryomalgia is an ailment, which not only manifests physical troubles but also affects one's emotional status adversely. Therefore, to mete out the best remedy, homeopathy carefully assess both the physical and the psychosocial bearing of the patient before recommending a particular cure.

Related Tip: "A Guide to Dealing With Fibromyalgia"

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I am 18 years old boy. I am having fever with backache. So which medicines should I prefer.

BHMS, Certificate course from University of Pennsylvania
Homeopath, Kolkata
I am 18 years old boy. I am having fever with backache. So which medicines should I prefer.
Please take Homeopathic medicine Rhus toxicodendron 200 twice for 2 days. Then let me know your condition. I would like to help you further. Thanks.
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Having pain in underarm on both the side right away well left. What should i do for that?

MPT, BPT
Physiotherapist, Noida
Having pain in underarm on both the side right away well left. What should i do for that?
Hot Fomentation. Gentle Shoulder Stretching. Core Strengthening Exercises. Gentle Neck Exercises. Avoid sleeping on affected side. Warm up and cool down is a must. Hot fomentation.
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