Fulfilling Lokmanya's Dream of Imparting National Education To Face Global Challenges......

Department of Physiotherapy

Vision
• To create centre of excellence in the field of Health education, rehabilitation and research, with social responsibility to reach out to the disadvantaged sections of the society through Health Services in particular to all including those in the rural and urban areas of the nation
• To provide quality education and excellence in academics and to develop an environment that fosters exemplary, innovative teaching practice that enhances the students, the budding physiotherapists, to face the challenges in the field and to deliver best service to humanity.
• To prepare students to excel in their profession by providing lifelong learning skills, sound theoretical knowledge, practical experience and all round development.

Mission
• To promote high standards of physical therapy education, practice, and research that will contribute to the improvement of global health, that is stimulating and responsive to the needs of 21st century.
• To provide quality education in both theoretical and applied aspects of physiotherapy and train students to effectively apply this education in the community, thus amplifying their potential & intrapersonal skills for high quality career and give them competitive advantage in every challenging global work environment.
• To be recognized as one of the institutes of excellence for higher learning in India.
• To impart and disseminate knowledge, develop competencies and also to provide environment for innovative research and development in the emerging areas of Health Sciences.
• To provide learning friendly ambience, developing competence in diversified areas creating excellence in health services.

Objectives
• To offer specialized and high quality knowledge and experience in the fields of Physiotherapy in Orthopedics, Surgery, Medicine, Gynecology, Neurology, Pediatrics, Intensive Care Unit, etc.

Introduction
          “A Physician adds years to life are a physiotherapist adds life to years”. Physiotherapy is an essential core health service. Physiotherapists are professionals who lead in the promotion, improvement and maintenance of health and well – being of patients.
          Bachelor of Physiotherapy is a four year full time program providing educational expertise & skills in problem based learning, Rehabilitation and patient care & management. The learning is further enhanced during 6 months mandatory internship programme. Where students are given platform to learn & treat variety of patients under supervision & expert guidance.
          Tilak Maharashtra Vidyapeeth college of Physiotherapy is established with well equipped OPD with good patient in flow. The OPD has advance exercise therapy excellent equipments & modern electrotherapeutic equipments. The college has well established musculoskeletal, , cardiopulmonary, electrotherapy & exercise therapy, laboratories with all standard equipments to provide ample practical exposure to the students. The faculty comprise of well qualified, competent & enthusiastic teachers, who are always focused towards better performance & knowledge imbibitions in the students. Thus overall Tilak Maharashtra Vidyapeeth Department of Physiotherapy has well integrated programme to bring a best learning experience in physiotherapy and to provide qualified physiotherapists to the society.

Year of Establishment 2005

Approval (UGC, Council, State Government)
Approved by Govt. Of Maharashtra vide letter GR PSO – 2010/196/10/edu-1 dated 30th May 2012

Board of Health Sciences Studies
The board of Health Sciences aims at catering to the needs of the society resulting from the modern life style. The Vidyapeeth has launched this faculty by offering courses such as Bachelor of Physiotherapy, B.Sc. Nursing and Revised Auxiliary Nurse Midwives. There is constant increase in demand in India & abroad for Physiotherapists & Nursing. The Vidyapeeth has tie-ups with various hospitals for providing practical experience to the students.

Composition Name of the Member Tenure
Dean of Faculty /Head Of the Department(Chairperson) Dr. B.S. Damle 3 Yrs
All Professors of the Faculty / Department Prof. Madhuri Shelke 2 Yrs
Two Associate Professors of the faculty of the department by rotation of seniority 1.
2.
2 Yrs
Two Assistant Professors of the faculty of the department by rotation of seniority 1.Dr. Ujwal Yeole
2.Dr. Ronald Prabhakar
2 Yrs
Not more than 2 persons to be Co-opted for their expert knowledge including those belonging to the profession or industryconcern Members - 2 1.Dr. Madan Hardikar
2. Dr. S.K. Raut
2 Yrs
Registrar Dr. Umesh Keskar 3 Yrs


Dean Address

Dr. B.S. Damle
Dean,
Faculty of Health Sciences

          Welcome to Tilak Maharashtra Vidyapeeth, a University established in the memory of and named after Lokmanya Tilak. He was the great patriot as well as believer in education as the means of upliftment of society.
          Bachelor of Physiotherapy is one of the most vital of paramedical courses. You will be amongst the medical care provides to the needy patients and sportsmen alike. Rehabilitation is required by almost every patient after illness.
          You will get training in various procedure and skills of physiotherapy to various patients is planned for you, in addition to appropriate theoretical background of different diseases. You will excel in the techniques in physiotherapy in future after the course. I wish you will get academic satisfaction in the course and wish you success in life.



Faculty Details Of Physiotherapy


Contact Nos./Email of department
    020-24403034/24403031
    physiotherapy@tmv.edu.in

List of Courses

Bachelor of Physiotherapy (B.P.T.)

Exit point (Future Opportunities)
• Placement in a Medical Institute, NGOS, Governments Jobs
• Professional Practice, Opening for clinic or rehabilitation center.
• Researcher.
• Academics - Teaching.

Department facilities
Laboratory :
* Anatomy, Physiology, Electrotherapy, Exercise therapy.


Library Facilities
:
* Books, Journals, software online, rare books.

Research Activity
1. Research Completed in Department of Physiotherapy
2. Ongoing Research In Department Of Physiotherapy
3. Paper presentation
4. Publication
5. Details of the Conferences

Academic Plan

Department Of Physiotherapy Academic Calendar 2013-14
1st Term

Unit -1 16 June – 25 Aug
Internal Assessment (Unit Test 1) 27th Aug -31st Aug
Unit -2 1st Sept – 19th Sept
Terminal Exam 21st Oct – 31st Oct
Unit -3 1st Nov- 14th Dec
Winter Vacation 15th Dec-31st Dec

2nd Term

Unit -3 1st Jan – 12th Jan
Internal Assessment (Unit Test 2) 13th Jan-18th Jan
Unit -4 20th Jan-16th Mar
Preliminary Exam 17th Mar-30th Mar
University Exam 14th April-30th April
Summer Vacation 1st May – 15th June

*Fee Structure

*Events
1. "Continuing Physiotherapy Education (CPE)"

2. "Physiotherapy Camp"

3. "Study Tour"

4. "Doctor's Day"

5. "Sanskriti" - A Cultural Event"

Departmental Achivement