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Cherraan's College of Physiotherapy was established in the year 1994, affiliated to The Tamilnadu Dr. MGR Medical University, Chennai and recognized by Indian Association of Physiotherapists, New Delhi. The College offers 4 and a half year Bachelor of Physiotherapy (BPT) and 2-year Master of Physiotherapy (MPT) Courses. At post-graduation (MPT) level, students get a chance to specialize in various fields like Neurology, Orthopedics, Cardio-Respiratory Conditions, Pediatrics, Sports Physiotherapy.

The College is mainly focused on creating competent Physiotherapist with the knowledge and skills matching to the need of present industries. The Institute has its own well-equipped laboratories, library, teaching aids and expert faculty members. The institute also runs its own outpatient Physiotherapy clinic which treats around twenty patients per day.

We provide placement guidance to our students and help them build a career in physiotherapy profession. Our students have been placed in reputed hospitals, clinics, and fitness centers.

Scope of Physiotherapy

Physiotherapy is a science that helps in prevention and alleviation of movement dysfunction in people. It helps patients regain or maximize physical movement and functions through exercises and/or therapies using agents such as heat, wax, and electricity.

In India, it is estimated that around two crores of the population are physically and neurologically handicapped. The number of qualified Physiotherapists is very low as compared to the handicapped population. This indicates the need of qualified Physiotherapist in the country as well as the wide prospects of the profession. Also, the government is expanding the rehabilitation services in the rural areas which increase the demand of Physiotherapist.

Highlights

  • Highly qualified faculties
  • Affiliated with various Multi specialty hospitals in and around Coimbatore
  • Well established Physiotherapy demo lab and Physiotherapy outpatient department treating more than 20 patients per day
  • English proficiency classes
  • Computer lab with internet facilities
  • Well established library
  • Research activities
  • Placement assistance .

ORGANISED

  • Ten Continuing Physiotherapy education Programmed & workshops
  • Five National level Conferences
  • Honored as chairperson at several CPF & Conferences
  • Membership – life member Indian Associates of physiotherapy.

In India Physiotherapy is flourishing carrier option . There are ample employment opportunities for the physiotherapists in government and private sectors.

There are numerous clinics, hospitals health departments ,Private nursing homes and rehabilitation centers, Fitness centers, Sports clubs and also as ergonomists in IT industries. They can be self employed by starting private practice.Physiotherapist can opt for research and development works and can also select teaching in institutions.They are complied in the school for mentally retarded and physically challenged children, defense, medical establishments and rehabilitation centers for the handicapped.

Physiotherapists are in demand in USA, UK, Australia, Canada, Gulf, Malaysia and Singapore

The scope is wide and vast.

Providing Placements at Hospitals & Rehabilitation Including:

Recoup (Bangalore)

SPAARC (Coimbatore,Chennai)

Ortho one (Coimbatore)

Ganga Hospital (Coimbatore)

BRJ Ortho Cente(Coimbatore)

One care (Coimbatore)

Adhithi Special School (Coimbatore)

Jeyam Special School (Coimbatore)

VISION

Recognizing that physiotherapy is an essential core health service that is well positioned to play an active role in transforming the health system from an illness focus to a viable and relevant health system:

Physiotherapists are essential, accessible, primary health care professionals who lead in the promotion, improvement and maintenance of the mobility, health and well – being of patients.

Leadership through best practice, incorporates knowledge generation , Synthesis,transfer and adoption.

Essential – Physiotherapists are integral to the health system and vital to the achievement of positive functional mobility outcomes for patients

Primary Health Care – The delivery of the right services at the right time and the right place to a defined population incorporating the concepts of primary care , the promotion of health and well – being and improving population health.

Courses Offered

 

About Our Principal

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Prof.E.SELVARANI

Prof.E.SELVARANI - The Principal of Cherraans College of Physiotherapy, Coimbatore. She received her Bachelor degree in Physiotherapy from College of Physiotherapy, SRIPMS under The TamilNadu DR M.G.R Medical University, Coimbatore. She holds her Masters in Neurology Physiotherapy from PPG College of Physiotherapy, under The Tamilnadu Dr.MGR Medical University. She has about 10 research publications and presentations to her credit in International and National journals and conferences. Has 19 years of academic experience in Institutions – SRIPMS College of Physiotherapy & Cherraans College of Physiotherapy. She has 6 years of experience as a Principal.

PHYSIOTHERAPY STAFF LIST  
           
SNO  NAME OF THE STAFF DESIGNATION Elective Qualification  
 
1 MALATHI N VICE PRINCIPAL Neuro MPT   
2 G.JENCY THANGA SHEELA PROFESSOR/HOD Ortho MPT   
3 V.GOPINATH PROFESSOR/HOD Neuro MPT   
4 V.KARTHIK PROFESSOR Cardio MPT   
5 A.AROONA ASSISTANT PROFESSOR Paediatrics MPT   
6 A.CHINNACHAMY ASSISTANT PROFESSOR Sports MPT   
7 SANTHOSHRAJA Y ASSISTANT PROFESSOR Ortho MPT   
8 M.SOWNDARYA CLINICAL INSTRUCTOR - BPT  
9 ANNA MARIYA THOMAS CLINICAL INSTRUCTOR - BPT