Bhubaneswar: AMRI Hospitals, Bhubaneswar today organized Continuous Physiotherapy Education (C.P.E.) program to commemorate WORLD PHYSIOTHERAPY DAY 2019 with participation of more than 100 professional physiotherapists from across all districts of Odisha. World Physiotherapy day is observed worldwide to generate awareness about the crucial contribution of physiotherapists towards the society enabling people to be mobile, healthy & independent.
The occasion was graced by Dr. S Srinivas Rao (Prof & HOD of IHS, Ex HOD of NILD, Kolkata) as Chief Guest & Dr. Patitapaban Mohanty (HOD of SVNIRTAR) as the Guest of Honor. Further, a continuous physiotherapy education (C.P.E.) program was organized with expert Doctors of AMRI Hospitals, which updated the attendee professional physiotherapists on the advanced practices in the field of Physiotherapy which will be beneficial for the patients & public. Dr. S Srinivas Rao spoke at length on the Cyriax technique in physiotherapy and Dr. Patitapaban Mohanty spoke on the manual therapy for physiotherapists.
Dr. Anuj Tiwari, Vice President & Unit Head, AMRI Hospitals Bhubaneswar said, “Physiotherapists help to take care of patients in all phases of healing from initial diagnosis through the restorative and preventive stages of recovery.” Mrs. Nilanjana Mukharjee (AVP Operation) acknowledged that “Due to expert & technically skilled physiotherapists, the length of stay (LOS) of patients in hospital is reduced as the recovery is faster”. Dr. Mohammad Javed, General Manager, Medical Administration shared his thoughts at the C.P.E. and said, “Physical therapy is to help regain & restore the pain-free and comfortable movement and overall health that a person experienced prior to an injury, illness or disability”.
This event was organized by Institute of Physiotherapy & Rehabilitations, AMRI Hospitals Bhubaneswar, headed by Dr. Sibani Sankar Tripathy (PT) along with his dedicated professional skilled team members, Dr. Priyabrata Mishra, Dr. Saroj Mohapatra, Dr. Amit Santra and & others. Over 150 patients receive physiotherapy treatment daily at AMRI Hospitals.