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Doctor Profile

Dr. GK Balaji

Dr. GK Balaji, Masters of Physiotherapy

12+ Years Of Experience

Director & Head – Physiotherapy Department Fortis Hospital, Mohali

Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation

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Masters of Physiotherapy

Dr Balaji has a Masters in Physiotherapy (Neurology), with 12 years of experience in treating patients with neurological problems like stroke, cerebral palsy, head injury, spinal cord injury, parkinsonism, developmental milestone delay, posture, joint pain and fall in elderly patients.
Designation: Director & Head – Physiotherapy Department
Department/Specialty: Physiotherapy

Languages spoken: English, Hindi, Tamil
Total Years’ of Experience: 12 years
Previous experience:
-Worked as Senior Physiotherapist in Fortis Flt Lt Rajan Dhall Hospital, Vasant Kunj, New Delhi from 2007 to 2011.
-Head of Physiotherapy Department in SL Raheja Fortis Hospital Mahim, Mumbai from 2011-2013.
-Head, Physiotherapy Department in Fortis Jessa Ram Hospital, Karol Bagh, New Delhi from 2013 -2014
Medical Education, Certifications and fellowships/Research Papers:
- Bachelor of Physiotherapy from VEL’s college of Physiotherapy, Chennai, Tamil Nadu
- Diploma in Physiotherapy Rehabilitation from All India Institute of Rehabilitation, Mahalaxmi, Mumbai.
- Master of Physiotherapy (Neurology) from Jamia Hamdard University, New Delhi.
- IBITA Certified Basic Bobath Course – adult, Hydrabad, 2015.
Professional Memberships: Member of Indian Association of Physiotherapists
Clinical Interests/ Specialised Treatments /Area of Expertise:
- Adult and pediatric neuro-physiotherapy and
- Stroke rehabilitation
- Cerebral palsy rehabilitation
- Spinal cord injury rehabilitation
- Community based rehabilitation
- Research methodology
Awards & Honors: Chiktsa Rattan Award in 2010 by Institute of Economic Studies
Research and Publications: Co-relation of trunk length and sitting balance in paraplegics with spinal cord injury.
Community Based intervention model in neuro physiotherapy
(Link: http://www.indianjournals.com/ijor.aspx?target=ijor:ijpot&volume=4&issue=4&article=021
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