What is the role of physiotherapy in osteoarthritis knee?

What is the role of physiotherapy in osteoarthritis knee?

In this video, Dr. Ramneek Mahajan, Director - Orthopedics & Joint Replacement, Max Smart Super Specialty Hospital, New Delhi, will discuss the role of physiotherapy in osteoarthritis knee. Physiotherapy plays an important role and it emphasizes on the little exercise but more often. Patients are counseled for physiotherapy and it also helps in reducing the symptoms and keeps the joints mobile. He also explains about ice and cold therapy which is more preferred than hot therapy. Also, he will explain the hydrotherapy which is exercise in water.

Dr. Ramneek Mahajan

Dr Ramneek Mahajan is Obtained medical degree from Government Medical College, Aurangabad, Maharashtra in 1997 Completed a Post-Graduation from Government Medical College, Aurangabad in 2003 and his advanced training Orthopaedic Fellowship in Singapore, Germany & Australia. Worked extensively in Primary Hip, Knee and Revision Joint Replacement. Took up the public position as Head of Orthopaedics at the Nova Specialty Hospital, Kailash Colony from 2010 to 2014. Visiting Orthopaedic Surgeon in the Fortis Hospital from 2009 to 2014.

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