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Dr. Anitha Desai

Physiotherapist, Mumbai

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Dr. Anitha Desai Physiotherapist, Mumbai
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My favorite part of being a doctor is the opportunity to directly improve the health and wellbeing of my patients and to develop professional and personal relationships with them....more
My favorite part of being a doctor is the opportunity to directly improve the health and wellbeing of my patients and to develop professional and personal relationships with them.
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Dr. Anitha Desai is a renowned Physiotherapist in Borivali West, Mumbai. You can meet Dr. Anitha Desai personally at Sohum Physiotherapy Clinic in Borivali West, Mumbai. You can book an instant appointment online with Dr. Anitha Desai on Lybrate.com.

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I have muscle pain on forearms, by picking weights above 45-47kg. So what can I do for that?

FRHS, Ph.D Neuro , MPT - Neurology Physiotherapy, D.Sp.Med, DPHM (Health Management ), BPTh/BPT
Physiotherapist
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I have muscle pain on forearms, by picking weights above 45-47kg. So what can I do for that?
It is quite natural getting pain lifting weight more than half of your bidy weight without practise if deemed to be required do consult neuro physio and learn strenghening exercise.

I m 32 years old. 2din se back pain bht jyada h. Stomach mein bhi pain ho raha h. Kya karna chahiye.

MBBS, MS - Orthopaedics
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I m 32 years old. 2din se back pain bht jyada h. Stomach mein bhi pain ho raha h. Kya karna chahiye.
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 contacts your nearest hospital or family doctor. If it does not give relief in 4-5days, contact me again. Do not ignore. It could be beginning of a serious problem. For pain abdomen, kindly consult a physician.

I am 21 years old male and have backache since 2 months. What should I do?

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I am 21 years old male and have backache since 2 months. What should I do?
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 contacts your nearest hospital or family doctor. If it doe s not give relief in 4-5days, contact me again. Why not discuss with me in a video conference?

She is suffering fron pain in her leg knee joint and ankle joint and gastric problem also.

BPTh/BPT
Physiotherapist
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She is suffering fron pain in her leg knee joint and ankle joint and gastric problem also.
Hi kindly rule out your diabetes, uric acid, calcium, vitamin d and other metabolic disorders. Best wishes.

Pain in left hand thumb while bending. I' m a left hander and do lot of writing work.

Dip. SICOT (Belgium), MNAMS, DNB (Orthopedics), MBBS
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Hi thanks for your query and welcome to lybrate. I am Dr. Akshay from fortis hospital, new delhi. Usually thumb pain can be due to tendinitis, arthrosis, carpal tunnel syndrome or a a part of generalized inflammation of surrounding structures. Please tell me whether there is any associated swelling, redness of skin or any local rise of temperature. If not, then I will advise you: - ice packs for local application - thumb spica splint for around 2-3 weeks or till your pain subsides - anti-inflammatory medication as per your suitability for 5-7 days let me know after 2-3 weeks time how you are feeling, if you follow above steps religiously, then your pain should go down significantly. Do not hesitate to contact me if you need any further assistance.

Hi I am 26 years old, I have Cervical Spondylitis and nerve pinch I want to make six-pack and build is it possible what exercise should I do?

BPTh/BPT, MPTh/MPT
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Hi I am 26 years old, I have Cervical Spondylitis and nerve pinch I want to make six-pack and build is it possible wh...
Neck exercises. Neck stretching. Postural correction. Shoulder shrugs. Take frequent breaks at work. Core strengthening exercises. Use cervical pillow. Use back support. Self massage the back of neck.

I did disc prolapse surgery (microdiscectomy) before one year. Can I do regular cycling now?

Masters in Physiotherapy
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I did disc prolapse surgery (microdiscectomy) before one year. Can I do regular cycling now?
You can do a regular cycling. Make sure that you are using a back belt while exercising. It is good to strengthen your muscles and be fit, but take a few precautions while exercising. Bending forward, lifting heavy weights should be avoided. And brisk walking, cycling can be done with a l-s belt on.

I have a pain in my left foot heel because it was cut before four years and it was joined in government hospital and now there is a pain in that heel, please give me advise that what should I do today?

MBBS, MS - Orthopaedics
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I have a pain in my left foot heel because it was cut before four years and it was joined in government hospital and ...
Kindly show me photograph of your foot. Anyway. You may sleep on a hard bed with soft bedding on it. Kindly take biod3 max 1 tab dailyx10 paracetamol 250mg od & sos x5days make sure you are not allergic to any of the medicines you are going to take do not ignore it. It could be beginning of a serious problem. If no relief in 4_5 days, then contact me again.

I feel pain in my legs everyday even after having a deep sleep and I am suffering from constipation from last 5 months and I am just 23 year old boy.

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I feel pain in my legs everyday even after having a deep sleep and I am suffering from constipation from last 5 month...
Dear lybrate-user go for d3 test. Deficiency of vitamins causes weakness. According to reports can take pills. Eat food that are rich in vitamins and calcium on yime.

In my lelf leg at during night pain is held please give solution.

BPTh/BPT
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In my lelf leg at during night pain is held please give solution.
Hi looks like you have restless legs syndrome (rls) kindly rule out iron deficiency, diabetes. It can also be due to peripheral neuropathy alcohol and sleep deprivation. Treatment * begin a regular exercise program, *establish a regular sleep patterns, and *eliminating or decreasing the use of caffeine, alcohol, and tobacco, may be helpful. *leg massages *apply hot baths or heating pads or ice packs to the legs do reply for detail treatment plan. Wishing you a good health.

Hi am 22 weeks pregnant. My doctor advised me to sleep only left side but I can not sleep long time only left side my body starts paining. Can I sleep straight and right side also.

MBBS, MD - Anaesthesiology, FIPM
Pain Management Specialist
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Hi am 22 weeks pregnant. My doctor advised me to sleep only left side but I can not sleep long time only left side my...
Left sided position is advised in pregnancy as it helps to keep better blood flow to baby. But you can sleep on other side or straight too. You can just change position in between to feel better and relaxed.

My problem is constipation for last 4 year, I couldn't satisfied in latrine and on my face pimples are last 4 year. Sometimes I feel back pain and hand pain. So what can I do? Please give me suggestions! Thanks.

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My problem is constipation for last 4 year, I couldn't satisfied in latrine and on my face pimples are last 4 year. S...
Drink 2-3 glass of water in the morning empty stomach, and 3-4 litres of water during the day daily. Walk for minimum 5 minutes. You may also mix two spoons of isabgol in a glass of warm milk and drink it just before you go to bed. It will help. Thank You

Mai jab bhi run kerta hun to mera pair bahut hi jor se dard karta he mujhe kya karna chahiye doctor?

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Mai jab bhi run kerta hun to mera pair bahut hi jor se dard karta he mujhe kya karna chahiye doctor?
Please do a x-ray of the affected area. Take a glass of milk daily also take mag phos 6x - twice daily. Do get back to me for proper treatment.

Hi My leg was fracture.Please help me to recover fast

Diploma In Orthopaedics (D. Ortho)
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Please give rest to the affected bone. Have a calcium supplements. Also you can have cissus quandragularis to fasten healing. Contact me to get detail prescription.

Sir my mom has cervical problem from approx one year and sometimes the pain goes to the other parts also like hand or leg. So what should we done?

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Sir my mom has cervical problem from approx one year and sometimes the pain goes to the other parts also like hand or...
Hello, Kindly follow advises given below 1.Avoid using computers continuously, take rest for 5 min after working for half an hour 2. In pain free interval do neck exercise (kindly learn exercise by registered Trainer) 3. you can use thin pillow while sleeping so that normal posture of neck can be maintained 4.Maintain proper posture of body while watching TV/ studying Kindly go for cervical X ray AP and lateral and review with reports consult Orthopedician for further management

I have pain in my back, when I band on front side, then I faced pain so much. How can I do?

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I have pain in my back, when I band on front side, then I faced pain so much.
How can I do?
Apply hot fomentation twice daily. \navoid bending in front. \npostural 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 da.

I have joint pain and my uric acid is 9 what to do ?

BPTh/BPT
Physiotherapist
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1.Start with Physiotherapy sessions and learn exercise. 2.Take uric acid medicine and supplement. 3. Send blood reports

Hi, am getting back pain from long time. Actually am working in office from morning to evening am sitting in the chair. Thats y pain coming? Pls suggest.

MPT - Orthopedic Physiotherapy, BPTh/BPT
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Hi, am getting back pain from long time. Actually am working in office from morning to evening am sitting in the chai...
Tk break between work tk a soft pillow for back support and do stretching exercise of spine heat fermentation with rest time.

I am 32 years male and have pain in my shoulder since last night. What should I do?

BPTh/BPT
Physiotherapist
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I am 32 years male and have pain in my shoulder since last night. What should I do?
Hi I can understand your problem 1) avoid activities that make your symptoms worse 2) apply ice packs 3) start physiotherapy treatment as electrotherapy will reduce pain inflammation 4) exercise and mannual therapy will help in painfree movement. Best wishes.

She is suffering from 1. Mild L5-s1 spondylosis and 2. Lumbar spondylosis. What is the best treatment to get out of the problem?

MPT - Orthopedic Physiotherapy, BPTh/BPT
Physiotherapist
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She is suffering from 1. Mild L5-s1 spondylosis and 2. Lumbar spondylosis. What is the best treatment to get out of t...
Strength exercise of spine and stretching exercise and physiotherapy treatment posture correction must.
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