HAND PHYSIOTHERAPY DEPARTMENT

  • We provide physiotherapy training to students in the management of fractures of hand, tendon injuries and nerve injuries after repair, joint sprains and painful nerve compressions.

  • We also provide hands on training to students in making splints for immobilisation of fracture including splinting technique for tendon injuries after repair.

  • We provide students the opportunity to gain knowledge and treatments of wounds, oedema of the hand and sensory re-education.

  • Students are encouraged to participate in industrial visits for onsite evaluation and provide advice to the workers affected with upper limb disorders including preventive care of hand injuries.

  • Hand physiotherapy department trains each student to evaluate, identify the problems of upper limb and treat the patients using evidence based practical method.

  • We also provide specialised care to oral cancer patients after post neck dissection who have spinal accessory nerve syndrome .Students are intimately involved in these procedures also.

FACULTy

Dr. Senthilkumar.S, Assistant Professor

DR. S. Senthilkumar

DESIGNATION: Assistant Professor

DEPARTMENT: Hand physiotherapy

EMAIL ID: senthilkumar.scpt@saveetha.com

CURRENT ACADEMIC ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Currently handling classes for Undergraduates students.