Physical Medicine And Rehabilitation
17 May 2020
 
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Department is a department of Allied Medical Profession under the Ancillary Services of Mount Carmel Diocesan General Hospital. This encompasses Physical Therapy and Occupational Therapy. The Department is named Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Department because physical medicine makes use of physical agents and manual exercises in treating patients which includes light, heat, cold, sound waves, water and electricity as well as other mechanial agents in the management of diseases.
Physical Therapy is a profession concerned with restoration of function and prevention of disability following disease, injury or loss of body part. Our goal is to help the patient reach the maximum potetntial and to assume his due place in the society while having to live with limits of his capabilities.
Occupational Therapy is the art of Science in helping people perform the day-today activites that are important to them despite impairment, disability or handicap. Moreover, it also specializes in Dysphagia management which is the treatment of patients with swallowing difficulties.
With our new facilities, state of the art machines, licensed and well trained PT and OT staff under the supervision of Board Certified and Diplomate Physiatrist we make sure we provide the needs of our patients. Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Department is committed in providing quality and rehabilitative services to help the patient attain their highest functional level of independence, promoting a holistic approach which encompasses physical, emotional and psychological development rendering the best facilities guided by the Christian principles.



-MUSCULOSKELETAL
•   MYOFASCIAL PAIN SYNDROME
•   WRY NECK / TORTICOLLIS
•   MUSCLE TIGHTNESS / CONTRACTURES
•   TRIGGER FINGER / THUMB
•   TENDINITIS
•   MUSCLE PAIN
•   PULLED HAMSTRING
•   CARPAL TUNNEL SYNDROME
•   LATERAL / MEDIAL EPICONDILYTIS
•   THORACIC OUTLET SYNDROME
•   REFLEX SYMPATHETIC DYSTROPHY
•   MUCLE STRAIN
•   KNEE SPRAIN / STRAIN
•   ANKLE SPRAIN / SYNDROME
•   IMPINGEMENT SYNDROME
•   ROTATOR CUFF TEAR
•   PAINFUL ARC SYNDROME
•   FROZEN SHOULDER / ADHESIVE CAPSULITIS
-ORTHOPEDIC
•   SCOLIOSIS
•   ACL TEAR (PRE AND POST OP)
•   MENISCAL TEAR (PRE AND POST OP)
•   PATELLAR MALTRACKING
•   CHINDROMALACIA PATELLA
•   FRACTURE / DISLOCATION
•   PATELLO – FEMORAL PAIN SYNDROME
•   TRAUMATIC ARTHRITIS
•   POST IMMOBILIZATION ARTHISTIS / STIFF SHOULDER
•   AMPUTATION (PRE AND POST PROSTHETIC TRAINING)
•   HIP REPLACEMENT
•   KNEE REPLACEMENT
•   OSTEOPORSIS
•   OSTEOMYELITIS
•   BURN
•   PRESSURE ULCERS
-NEUROLOGIC CONDITION
•   STROKE / CVA
•   SPINAL CORD INJURY
•   TBI
•   PARKINSON’S DISEASE
•   MOVEMENT DISORDERS
•   MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS
•   INFECTIOUS DISEASES OF THE BRAIN
•   BRAIN TUMORS
•   SYRINGOMYELIA
•   MOTOR NEURON DISEASES
•   AMYOTROPHIC LATERAL SCLEROSIS
•   POLIOMYELITIS
•   PERIPHERAL NEUROPATHIES
•   GUILLAIN BARRE SYNDROME
•   BELL PALSY
•   PLEXOPATHIES
-PEDIATRICS
•   SPINAL MUSCULAR ATROPHY
•   CEREBRAL PALSY
•   CONGENITAL DEFFECTS
•   MUSCULAR DYSTROPHY
•   JUVENILLE RHEUMATOID ARTHRITIS
•   MYELOMENINGOCOELE / SPINA BIFIDA
•   LEGG-CALVE PERTHES DISEASE
•   AUTISM
•   GLOBAL DEVELOPMENT
•   ATTENTION DEFICT HYPERACTIVITY DISORDER (ADHD)
•   DOWN’S SYNDROME / MONGOLOID
-CARDIO-PULMONARY
•   ACCUTE MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION
•   MYOCARDIAL ISCHEMIA
•   POST CABG
•   POST ANGIOPLASTY
•   CARDIAC EXERCISE AND TESTING
•   PERIPHERAL VASCULAR DISEASES
•   CHRONIC OBSTRUCTIVE PULMONARY DISEASE
•   CHRONIC RESTRICTIVE PULMONARY DISEASE
•   CHEST PHYSIOTHERAPY / CLAPPING
•   CHEST MOBILIZATION EXERCISE
•   SEGMENTAL BREATHING EXERCISE
-OBSTETIC CONDITIONS
•   DIASTASIS RECTI CORRECTION
•   PELVIC FLOOR MUSCLE STRENGTHENING
•   EXERCISE
•   LOWER BACK AND PELVIC PAIN
-PERIPHERAL VASCULAR DISEASE
•   THROMBOANGITIS OBLITERANS / BUERGER ‘S
•   DISEASE
•   LYMPHEDEMA
•   ACUTE ARTERIAL OCCULATION
•   CHRONIC ARTERIAL OCCULATION
•   CHRONIC VENOUS INSUFFICIENCY
-VESTIBULAR REHABILITATION
•   BENIGN PAROXYSMAL POSITIONAL
•   VERTIGO
•   VESTIBULAR NEURONITIS AND LABYRINTHITIS
•   MENIERE’S DISEASE
-RHEUMATIC DISORDER
•   RHEUMATIC ARTHRITIS
•   OSTEOARTHRITIS
•   GOUTY ARTHRITIS
•   SLE
•   CONNECTIVE TISSUE DISORDERS
•   ANKYLOSING SPONDYLITIS
•   FIBROMYALGIA
-LOW BACK PAIN SYNDROME
•   ACUTE / CHRONIC LOW BACK PAIN
•   SPINAL STENOSIS
•   DISC HERNIATIONS
•   SPONDYLOLISTHESIS / SPONDYLOSIS
•   LUMBAR STRAIN
•   HERNIATED DISC DESEASES
•   S/P LAMINECTOMY
-GERIATRIC REHABILITATION
•   GENERAL BODY CONDITIONING
-ORTHOTICS & PROSTHETICS
-SPECIAL CASES:
•   DYSPHAGIA MANAGEMENT / SWALLOWING
•   DISORDER
•   SPEECH AND LANGUAGE DISORDER
•   COMMUNICATION DISODER
•   FARICATION OF SPLINTS
-PHYSICAL MEDICINE & REHABILITATION
•   MUSCULO-SKELETAL CONDITION
•   NEUROLOGICAL CONDITION
•   ORTHOPEDIC CONDITION
•   CARDIO-PULMONARY CONDITION
•   OBSTERTRIC CONDITIONS
•   VASCULAR DISORDERS
•   GERIATRIC CONDITIONING
•   VESTIBULAR REHABILITATION
•   PEDIATRIC DISORDERS
•   RHEUMATIC CONDITONS
•   ORTHOTICS / PROSTHETICS
•   SPLINTING
•   OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY