Back to top
Apollo Adlux Hospitals Kochi
Search Mobile Navigation
Heart Hospital in Kochi

Institute of
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Physical Medicine And Rehabilitation

Introduction

Welcome to the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Apollo-Adlux hospital. 

Mission

To maximize the health, function and well-being of the people we serve by providing the highest quality rehabilitative team medical care.

Team

Through an interdisciplinary team, includingRehabilitation Medicine physicians (otherwise called physiatrists)and experienced physiotherapists along with other specialists, our patient care utilizes cutting-edge as well as time-tested treatments to maximize function and quality of life, ranging from newborns to senior citizens. Our doctors and specialists focus on restoring function for people with:

  • Sports injuries
  • Musculoskeletal pain
  • Brain Stroke and Brain injuries
  • Soft tissue injuries
  • Low back pain
  • Spinal cord injuries
  • Hip/Knee replacement
  • Gait abnormalities

We, the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation strive to enhance the quality of life and functional independence of persons with injuries and disabling illness through excellence in rehabilitative care and management, Our department offers services of high quality clinical care by experts, who treat a broad spectrum of rehabilitation needs. We understand and treat the patient as a whole in helping them to understand their condition and provide necessary tools and resources to manage a successful healing process with the ultimate aim being improvement of patient function. The continuity of care offers a variety of treatment methods to reduce or eliminate challenges and address recurrence. The services offered are related to musculoskeletal problems, brain injury, stroke, spinal cord injury, acute and chronic pain management, amputation, work injuries, orthopedic injuries, sports and regenerative medicine, pediatric neurological and musculoskeletal problems and the developmental delays. With the addition of quality to the lives of patients through comprehensive diagnosis and treatment and focused team approach, the patients improve and adapt to maximally optimize their physical health.

Services Offered:

Rehabilitation services – Physiatrist (PMR specialist) assessment and customized treatment plan consisting of medications, exercises, injection procedures if needed.

Physiotherapy

  • Assessment
  • Exercise therapy
  • Electrotherapy
  • Lifestyle modifications
  • Postural and ergonomic correction
  • Orthotics and prosthetics fitment and training
  • Speech and swallowing therapy
  • Clinical psychology
  • Occupational therapy
  • Regenerative Therapy (PRP, Prolotherapy, viscosupplementation)
  • Ultrasound guided injections
  • Musculoskeletal Ultrasound
  • Electro-diagnostic testing                         

Our special areas of expertise include Orthopedic and sports injury management, Stroke and brain injury rehabilitation, leg and arm Orthosis and prosthesis(artificial limb fitment) training and pain management. Our team provide inpatient rehabilitation as well for patients admitted with Brain Stroke, Traumatic injuries of brain and other systems, pre and post rehabilitation in total knee and hip replacement surgeries, pulmonary rehabilitation, fall prevention, balance training, flexibility and strengthening therapies etc.

Book an appointmentOnline Doctors Consultation