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Dr. Ridhima Negandhi  - Physiotherapist, Vadodara

Dr. Ridhima Negandhi

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MPTh/MPT, BPTh/BPT

Physiotherapist, Vadodara

7 Years Experience  ·  500 at clinic  ·  ₹300 online
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Dr. Ridhima Negandhi 86% (74 ratings) MPTh/MPT, BPTh/BPT Physiotherapist, Vadodara
7 Years Experience  ·  500 at clinic  ·  ₹300 online
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My experience is coupled with genuine concern for my patients. My goal is to achieve patient satisfaction & recovery smile after every single therapy session that I provide....more
My experience is coupled with genuine concern for my patients. My goal is to achieve patient satisfaction & recovery smile after every single therapy session that I provide.
More about Dr. Ridhima Negandhi
I am a passionate physiotherapist who has specialized in Neuro-rehabilitation with key interests in Parkinsonism, Stroke, Balance Issues,Vertigo & Ataxia. I have also handled cases of Cerebral Palsy in children with Mental Retardation and with Sensory problems as well. Muscular dystrophies, Tendonitis, Rheumatoid Arthritis & Trigger Points are a strong hand to deal with. I work at my clinic to spread more awareness among people who think that these conditions an others such as Multiple Sclerosis cant be treated towards a better life. As a physiotherapist - I can help you gain the strength, positive energy and mindfulness to live a better and a functional life.

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Education
MPTh/MPT - Tamil Nadu Dr. M.G.R. Medical University - 2015
BPTh/BPT - Dr. D Y Patil Vidyapeeth, Pune - 2011
Languages spoken
English
Hindi
Awards and Recognitions
University Gold Medal
Gold Medal - Academics & Research - Kovai Maedical Centre & Hospital, Coimbatore
Gold Medal - Scientific Paper in Parkinsonism - AIIMS New Delhi
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University Gold Medal
Best Research in Parkinsonism - Madras Medical Mission, Chennai
State Scholar in Neurology - Governor of Tamil Nadu
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IAP Lifetime Member

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How Physiotherapy Can Help Treat Dementia?

MPTh/MPT, BPTh/BPT
Physiotherapist, Vadodara
How Physiotherapy Can Help Treat Dementia?

Dementia is a general classification of a brain disease that causes a long haul and frequently steady abatement in the capacity to think and recall that is sufficiently incredible to influence a man's everyday  functioning. Other normal manifestations incorporate passionate issues, issues with dialect, and a lessening in motivation. An individual's awareness is not influenced. The most common example of dementia is the Alzheimer's disease.

Physiotherapy for Dementia:
A patient with dementia can benefit from physiotherapy regardless of the possibility that the patient can't perceive their own family. Physiotherapy, notwithstanding, can be of good advantage to the individual who has dementia and also their family and parental figures at different stages. The principle explanation behind this is that recovery administrations can help the dementia patient to be as utilitarian as would be prudent for whatever length of time that is conceivable. Here are 5 ways physiotherapy benefits an Alzheimer's patient:

  1. Physiotherapy can keep up the Alzheimer's patient's freedom and mobility as much as one could expect reasonably. A physiotherapist can outline a home activity program and work intimately with relatives to administer to the Alzheimer's patient.
  2. Physiotherapists, as independent experts, embrace much detailed, separately custom-made appraisals of the disorders, action confinements and restrictions imposed upon individuals with dementia.
  3. The caretakers of individuals with dementia regularly show weakness when contrasted with their same aged companions. Physiotherapy helps with diminishing the weight of consideration by instructing caregivers to provide encouragement and upliftment to individuals with dementia.
  4. Patients with dementia are always at a risk of falling down and hurting themselves. Poor balance accounts for the danger of falls. This can be worked upon and improved by physiotherapy driven exercises. Exercise can have a huge and positive effect on behavioral and mental indications of dementia, enhancing psychological capacity and mindset, which can decrease the doses of strong medicines. Special exercise routines are assigned to the patients which help improve their body balance while walking.    
  5. Physiotherapy has crucial influence in advancing and keeping up portability of individuals with dementia. It assumes a basic part in the end of life consideration by overseeing situations, seating and complicated muscle contracture. Individuals with dementia regularly experience issues in communicating pain. Pain influences cognizance, inspiration and reaction to any intervention. Physiotherapists are specialists in recognizing and treating pain in dementia patients and give training to care home staff and caregivers of the patients.

Physiotherapy is very important for dementia patients. Regular physiotherapy sessions are beneficial for patients for improvement in condition.

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Hii. I am bhawna, m 50 years old, I am having early osteoarthritis. Since 3 years. But I am fine I don't have any pain or problem in that. But now recently 3 months back I got suffered from left heal pain. I done my both heels x Ray's which revealed calcaneal spur in both heels. I had consulted orthopaedic Dr. I am on treatment. But it's not cured 100 percent. I am sometime using silicone heel while walking. What can be done. Will it be cured completely. Please advice me.

MPTh/MPT, BPTh/BPT
Physiotherapist, Vadodara
Hi lybrate-user - calcaneal spur is related to plantar fascitis and thats why you r having heel pain as the sole of your foot is getting inflammated. At home - you can do 2 things: 1) stretch your ankle and calf 3-4 times a day and each time 10-12 repititions for 10 seconds hold each time. 2) you need to do contrast bath - put your feet in hot water with salt for 10 mins then ice cold water for 5 mins then hot water with salt fot 10 mins right after you wake up. This will give you much relief. Also because of r knee condition - improper weight is coming on your feet so wear proper footwear with arch supports. If you want more help and information - pls feel free to contact and take an online exercise program for heel pain.
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My wife is suffering from myasthenia gravis slurring speech trouble in drinking water noni juice is beneficial for this disease.

MPTh/MPT, BPTh/BPT
Physiotherapist, Vadodara
Noni juice is always beneficial for everything. You can also take Red Korean Ginseng and Flax seeds for immunity and overall well being.
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I am having pain in left side of head. Most of time n it starts sudden increase like a unbearable pain.

MPTh/MPT, BPTh/BPT
Physiotherapist, Vadodara
I am having pain in left side of head. Most of time n it starts sudden increase like a unbearable pain.
It could be migraine. Please make a note of how it begins - whether it is due to bright light/sunlight or acidity due to being on an empty stomach or loud music/noise or strong pungent smells. Also, in case any of this is triggering the pain - you need to get adewuate sleep at night of 7-8 hrs and relax your mind of all the stress. Modify your diet eith no caffein or aerated drinks, Void curd n paneer. No smoking/ alcohol and keep urself hydrated with atleast 2 litres of water in a day. Make a small handy diary in which you note down what all you eat n do in a day n when the pain occurs. This way you will have a record of on which days you ate what n did what that caused the pain.
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She fall down of bed while sleeping yesterday, her left side got affected, she is having pain on her thigh, elbow, head. Thigh muscles get swollen and turns violet in color. A little bulge on head, it hurts when come in contact with anything.

MPTh/MPT, BPTh/BPT
Physiotherapist, Vadodara
She fall down of bed while sleeping yesterday, her left side got affected, she is having pain on her thigh, elbow, he...
She needs a proper neuro rehab at home. If can not be managed then I can provide you the online tutorial as how to do exercise go feel better. Right now she is in acute stage so she can have a good recovery depending upon type and area of stroke.
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I am 36 year old. I have pain in right side last rib. All my abdomen scans and thorax CT are normal and Spin MRI is normal. All blood report are normal. A Dr. Said it is tietze syndrome. Is it possible?

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Physiotherapist, Vadodara
I am 36 year old. I have pain in right side last rib. All my abdomen scans and thorax CT are normal and Spin MRI is n...
Yes it is very muh possible. If the cartilage gets swollen up then pain develops over sternum or chest bone in middle and may be due to some infection or previous pains it gets aggravated. It hardly requires all these investigations but its possible.
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I'm getting pain in big toe. It's long for 3 weeks. Please prescribe any medicine.

MPTh/MPT, BPTh/BPT
Physiotherapist, Vadodara
I'm getting pain in big toe. It's long for 3 weeks. Please prescribe any medicine.
Has your great toe turned ineards towards the other toes? If yes then you must be either developing Hallux Valvus giving rise to bunions. U need to modify your footwear in that case and wear a bunion splint for that. If not - then pls get an x-ray to figure out the type of injury. I can help you more if you post a picture of your great toe here. Thank you.
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I run 5k 1 month before. From that day there is a pain in my thigh. When I rest it reduces but does not cure completely when I start running again it gets back. Please suggest what to do?

MPTh/MPT, BPTh/BPT
Physiotherapist, Vadodara
You have developed soreness and strained your quadriceps muscle so now you need a good physiotherapy treatment that can train your muscles back in action otherwise due to pain they will become weak. Also simultaneous hamstrings strengthening and stretchhing is required.
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Sir meri mummy ka pair fracture hua tha aur 15 din kaccha plaster tha ab 15 din aaj pakka plaster ho gya hai aur 5 din se woh bahut takleef mai hai bol rhi plaster ktwa do aur. Unko ookh mtlb ulti bahut ho rhi chest mai bahut dard hai kya kru Dr. Sb Dr. Ko dikhaye dawa diye but suit ni kr rha mummy preshan hai bs bol rhi plaster ktwa do UNKA MINOR FRACTURE THA HLKA SA BS. 30 DIN HUE AAJ KINDLY HELP ME DOCTOR.

MPTh/MPT, BPTh/BPT
Physiotherapist, Vadodara
Take your mother to the doctor whi is treating her. It could be restlessness due to the medicines also or may be the plaster is tightening up over seelling. If you r not satisfied with the doc - consult another Orthopedician and do not delay. Take care n thank u.
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I met with accident on 24 march and on 25 March I was operated left trcachantor DHS on hip femur neck .when can I start walking with support, I saw somewhere DHS causes heart attack, I am getting pimples on back by lying continuously bed rest .when usually can the physiotherapy rehab start.

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Physiotherapist, Vadodara
I met with accident on 24 march and on 25 March I was operated left trcachantor DHS on hip femur neck .when can I sta...
Hello Sir, your skin is getting rubbed that is why you are getting the problem on your back. your physiotherapy starts from the next day of surgery as a therapist will help you strengthen the other parts of body before you r ready to take the weight on the operated leg. My suggestion to you is that please begin the physio asap without any delays. You can contact for further queries.
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