Why Aquatic therapy? What is the benefit? Who can Benefit from it?


Article by: Dr. Gajanan Bhalerao (PT) MPT neuro PT , C/NDT (USA), Aquatic therapy (Kliniken Valens Switzerland) Physical Therapy is a constantly evolving field. There are many types and methods are adding as adjunct traditional physical therapy. Most of these therapies are performed on the land. There are multiple forces are always acting on ourContinue reading “Why Aquatic therapy? What is the benefit? Who can Benefit from it?”

WORKSHOP ON 2D & 3D GAIT ANALYSIS AND MANAGEMENT Of GAIT DEVIATIONS


Author of article: DR. GAJANAN BHALERAO (PT), PhD Scholor, MPTH NEURO, Certified Adult NDT therapist. HOD Physiotherapy & Rehabilitation Dept in Sancheti Hospital Shivajinagar Pune. Associate Professor & HOD  PT in Neuro Rehabilitation  DEPT at Sancheti Institute College of Physiotherapy, Shivajinagar Pune Sancheti college of physiotherapy is organizing A WORKSHOP ON  2D & 3D GAIT ANALYSIS AND MANAGEMENT Of GAIT DEVIATIONS  On 20th andContinue reading “WORKSHOP ON 2D & 3D GAIT ANALYSIS AND MANAGEMENT Of GAIT DEVIATIONS”

Neuro therapeutic approaches in neuro rehabilitation : Workshops Details


Author of article: DR. GAJANAN BHALERAO (PT), PhD Scholor, MPTH NEURO, Certified Adult NDT therapist. HOD Physiotherapy & Rehabilitation Dept in Sancheti Hospital Shivajinagar Pune Associate Professor & HOD  PT in Neuro Rehabilitation  DEPT at Sancheti Institute College of Physiotherapy, Shivajinagar Pune   We have to study all the Neuro therapeutic approaches in  Neuro rehabilitation from BPT third year class, to fourthContinue reading “Neuro therapeutic approaches in neuro rehabilitation : Workshops Details”

Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation workshop in Sancheti Institute college of Physiotherapy, Pune, August 2014


Sancheti institute College Of Physiotherapy organized a workshop on SPINAL-CORD INJURY REHABILITATION  on 2nd August 2014 for final year BPTh students of  Sancheti institute College Of Physiotherapy . Course instructor was Dr. Gajanan Bhalerao (PT) MPTH Neuro, Associate professor, Sancheti College of Physiotherapy & HOD Physiotherapy and   Rehabilitation Sancheti Hospital, Pune. Earlier We used to teach thisContinue reading “Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation workshop in Sancheti Institute college of Physiotherapy, Pune, August 2014”

NDTA Advanced Handling and Problem Solving Course Pune, Maharashtra, India 2015


NDTA Advanced Handling and Problem Solving Course Sancheti Institute College of Physiotherapy, Pune, Maharashtra, India Course Description This five-day course is designed to broaden one’s knowledge base and enhance skills learned in the certificate course.  An emphasis will be placed on enhancing participants’ assessment and handling skills. The patient practicum of the course will involveContinue reading “NDTA Advanced Handling and Problem Solving Course Pune, Maharashtra, India 2015”

NDT/Bobath Certificate Course in the Management and Treatment of Adults with Hemiplegia, Pune, India 2015


NDT/Bobath Certificate Course in the Management and Treatment of Adults with Hemiplegia Sancheti Institute College of Physiotherapy, Sancheti Health Academy, Shivajinagar, Pune, Maharashtra, India Sancheti is organising  second ADULT NDT course in INDIA. Seats available – 24 only Course Dates: 19-01-2015 – 06-02-2015 It will be 5 days/week for three weeks. Saturday & Sunday off. CourseContinue reading “NDT/Bobath Certificate Course in the Management and Treatment of Adults with Hemiplegia, Pune, India 2015”

Hydrotherapy for traumatic brain injury with hemiplegia – our challenges and solutions


This is the case of a 16 yr old boy who met with an accident leading to a traumatic head injury in August 2011. He was in a coma for 1 month after which he gradually started showing improvement. I started treating him in January 2011. He had suffered a diffuse axonal injury due toContinue reading “Hydrotherapy for traumatic brain injury with hemiplegia – our challenges and solutions”

Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation workshop organized by Indian Association of Physiotherapist Pune Branch and Sancheti Institute college of Physiotherapy, Pune


Indian Association Of Physiotherapy Pune Branch & Sancheti institute College Of Physiotherapy organized a workshop on SPINAL-CORD INJURY REHABILITATION  on 27th and 28st October  2012 . Course instructor was Dr. Gajanan Bhalerao (PT) MPTH Neuro, Associate professor, Sancheti College of Physiotherapy & Inchargeof Department of Neuro and Spine Rehabilitation Sancheti Hospital, Pune. In this courseContinue reading “Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation workshop organized by Indian Association of Physiotherapist Pune Branch and Sancheti Institute college of Physiotherapy, Pune”

Workshop on Motor Relearning program for stroke Rehabilitation at Youth Men Christian Association (YMCA), Pune, on 29th& 30th of March 2007.


Workshop on Motor Relearning program for stroke Rehabilitation at Youth Men Christian Association (YMCA), Pune, on 29th& 30th of March 2007.. Course instrcutor – Dr. Gajanan Bhalerao This was my first workshop after my master program completion. Total 30 studentd from different colleges of Pune had attended this workshop. This is where my journey ofContinue reading “Workshop on Motor Relearning program for stroke Rehabilitation at Youth Men Christian Association (YMCA), Pune, on 29th& 30th of March 2007.”

HOW TO DO WALKING TRAINING WITH WALKER IN PATIENTS WITH ASIS TYPE C QUADRIPLEGIA WHO DO NOT HAVE HAND CONTROL TO HOLD THE WALKER DUE TO LMN LESION AT C7, C8 & T1.


Quadriplegic patients who have LMN lesion at C7, C8 & T1 do not have hand control and are unable to hold the walker.  In spite of improvement in lower limb and trunk strength these patients are unable to walk with walker because they can’t hold the walker. So what is the solution? The solution isContinue reading “HOW TO DO WALKING TRAINING WITH WALKER IN PATIENTS WITH ASIS TYPE C QUADRIPLEGIA WHO DO NOT HAVE HAND CONTROL TO HOLD THE WALKER DUE TO LMN LESION AT C7, C8 & T1.”