Yeshwanthpur - Doctors

Dr. Tamilarasu K

B.PT, M.PT, PGD (Promotive and Preventive Healthcare)

Manager - Rehabilitation Department

Tamilarasu K is currently the Manager in the Rehabilitation Department of Columbia Asia Referral Hospital, Yeshwanthpur, Bangalore, where he is specially taking care of the Neurological rehabilitation, spinal cord injury/stroke rehabilitation, and ergonomics. After his basic graduation, namely, BPT (Bachelor in Physiotherapy), in 2003, from the prestigious Gokulam Institute of Paramedical sciences affiliated to Dr. MGR Medical University, he went on to pursue his post-graduation, MPT (Masters in Neurological Physiotherapy), which he completed in 2007 from the Vinayaka Missions College of Physiotherapy.

His impressive academic record shows that he obtained his postgraduate Diploma in Promotive & preventive Healthcare (PG Dip PPHC),  from the Apollo Hospitals Medvaristy. He has more than 12 years of experience in the field of physiotherapy and has shown keen interest in Neuro and Cardiac Rehabilitation and in the science of ergonomics. 

His work in cardiac rehab not only involves optimizing the physical function in patients with cardiac disease but also in delivering preventive cardiac care in comprehensive prevention centers. For the neuro rehab, he has designed a program, which deals with trauma (brain injury, spinal cord injury and other injuries), vascular disorders, infections of the brain (meningitis, encephalitis, polio, brain abscess), functional disorders (headache, dizziness, seizures), neuromuscular disorders (myasthenia gravis, neuropathies, GB syndrome), and degenerative disorders (Parkinson’s, Alzheimer’s, multiple sclerosis) and provides overall neuro care for well-being.

He is also keen in delivering ergonomics for the working class to reduce stress and injuries associated with bad postures, repeated tasks, and overuse of their muscles. Being driven by evidence-based practice, he has participated in workshops and National conferences. 

Speciality

  • Spinal cord injury/Stroke rehabilitation
  • Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation
  • Sports Rehabilitation
  • Ergonomics

 

Experience

Total Experience: Over 12 Years

  • Manager in the Rehabilitation Department of Columbia Asia Referral Hospital, Yeshwantpur. 
  • Head of the Department of Physiotherapy at Columbia Asia Hospital, Pune
  • Aditya Birla Memorial Hospital, Pune
  • Worked at Department of Physiotherapy at Dr Rao Hospital, Bellary
  • PRN critical Care Hospital, Salem, Tamilnadu.

 

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