Physiotherapist (Sports/Musculoskeletal) Shockwave Therapy Specialist
Anil is a physiotherapist specialised in sports and musculoskeletal physiotherapy. He has vast experience in India and in the UAE evaluating, treating, and healing patients with simple and complex sports, orthopaedic, and occupational health injuries.
His interest and success have been in the treatment and prevention of joint pain (shoulder/hip/knee/ankle), myofascial pain and, chronic tendon and muscle/ligament injuries. He also treats spine conditions such as neck pain, lower back pain and headaches. His treatment approach involves a thorough examination and he combines education, manual therapy, dry needling, and exercise prescription to not just treat but to also prevent injury recurrences. He uses Diagnostic MSK Ultrasound to aid the diagnostic and treatment process. He has specialised in Shockwave Therapy (Focus and Radial) for treating conditions like chronic tendon, soft tissue injuries, delayed healing and scar tissues. He also performs neural evaluation and treatment techniques (peripheral nerve sensitisation).
In Dubai, Anil has also been a sports physio for Tennis (ATP Dubai Duty Free Championship), Squash (Squash World Champions Final), The UAE Polo Team in 2016 and 2017. For the last six years, he has served as an individual ATP player physiotherapist.
He believes movement is key to keeping joints healthy and he frequently collaborates with several multinational companies to deliver in-house lectures and evaluations on work ergonomics. He is very active in the professional development/educational sphere and has had the honour of being a guest speaker at various health conferences. He enjoys cricket, badminton, travel, and photography.
Dr. MGR Medical University, Chennai, India