The College of Physiotherapy was established in the year of 2006 at Bathinda by the esteemed “ADESH FOUNDATION”, The College of Physiotherapy, Adesh Institute of Medical Sciences and Research is duly approved by Government of Punjab and Affiliated to Adesh University . At present this institution is offering Bachelor of Physiotherapy (BPT) for the duration of 4 ½ years course with intake capacity of 40 students per session.
The Out-patient Department of Physiotherapy was formally inaugurated on 16th Jan 2007 by Dr.Ali Irani (P.T.), Formal President of Indian Association of Physiotherapists and Former Physiotherapists for the Indian Cricket Team for 10 years
The specialty of this institution is placed in basement of the hospital to reach easily by the patient and also by the student for the research purpose in air and noise free pollution. The Exercise therapy and Electro Therapy departments are developed in a vast area to be comfortable for the patient. The panel of the faculties consists of dedicated, enthusiastic and highly motivated physiotherapists.
Our aim here is to create the skilled, disciplined and the BEST PHYSIOTHERAPISTS to serve the humanity. The faculties of physiotherapy department are here to raise the standard of educational distinction in universal.
With a view to serve for humanity, this institution has planned to start Spasticity society for spinal cord injuries and cerebro vascular accident patients. And it will be useful for the students’ practical knowledge and for further research development.
Students are encouraged to participate in all extra curricular activities like participating in symposium and CME for updating their knowledge of profession, Physiotherapy and Medical camps at rural areas for clinical exposures, Cultural programme and Sports activities in Inter College and inter University level.
Like other fields, Education is also undergoing transformation. Both the teacher and students now look forward to
better infrastructure for disseminating information and new techniques that enhance the knowledge so that they could face the challenges in
life and become a useful member of society. More emphasis is now being laid on education which results in employment and career prospect.
Owing to the immense competition in the field, to carve out better professionals the institute had started courses in personality development,
English speaking & writing and Computers
The institute has lecture halls with ample seating capacity and equipped with multimedia and other audiovisual facilities along with sound amplifying systems.
Apart from Central Medical Library, there is a separate departmental library with Physiotherapy books, National and International subscription of journals.
With a vision to make available a quality education to the student society, the institute has made two labs as “Fundamental of Physiotherapy” (to educate the basic concepts of Physiotherapy like physics and basic human sciences) and “Biomechanics and Kinesiology” (to educate analysis of human biomechanics with creative).
Out Patient Departments:
There are two separate departments as Exercise Therapy and Electro Therapy with well sophisticated equipments in a vast area with Air and Noise free pollution. The treatments presently available are Exercise therapy, Electro Therapy, Early Intervention for Cerebral palsy child, Manual Therapy, Neural Developmental Therapy, Massage Therapy, Rehabilitation for Head and Spinal Cord Injuries patients and Hydrotherapy (In progress).
With a view to maintain fitness of the student and to improve fitness for the patient, the institute has made a well equipped gymnasium opened from 05:00am to 09:00pm.
Career Guidance and Placement Cell:
The office helps students assess their career interest & aptitude and offers them an opportunity to meet and be interviewed by some of the prestigious firms in the state as well as internationally.
Dr. Kavita Kaushal (PT)
MSPT and MPT (Neuro)
Postal Address: NH-7, Barnala Road, Bathinda (Punjab) 151101
Land Line: 0165-5009231,0164-5055110,0164-5055106