Introduction:

Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation (PMR) at AIIMS, Rishikesh is one of the pioneer Rehabilitation Centre in the region where comprehensive medical and rehabilitation services are available to restore an individual’s condition to the maximum possible level of functioning in consideration with the medical condition vis-à-vis environmental factors.

Patients we see:

  • Chronic musculoskeletal pain, Sports injuries
  • Neurological Rehabilitation – Stroke, Spinal Cord Injury, Traumatic Brain Injury, Polio, Myopathy, Neuropathy, Motor Neuron Disease, Parkinsonism and other Movement disorders
  • Paediatric Neurological Rehabilitation – Cerebral Palsy (CP), Myopathy
  • Diabetic foot, Amputation
  • Cardio-Pulmonary Rehabilitation
  • Burn Rehabilitation, Cancer Rehabilitation and others

Facilities available at present in the department:

  • OPD Services – Daily in Room No. 23 & 22 at Ground Floor, OPD Block (C Block)
  • Indoor Services- Ward Referrals for other departments and Admission for Hemiplegics, Quadriplegics, Paraplegics and others in PMR at Beds in the Common pool of the Hospital
  • Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy
  • Prosthetic & Orthotic Workshop

Future plans to Set Up:

  • Robotics Lab for Rehabilitation for Neurological cases
  • Virtual Reality System Lab for Gait and Balance training
  • 3D Motion Analysis and Gait Lab
  • Prosthesis and Orthosis Fabricating Workshop by 3D Printing and Data Acquisition
  • Intervention Clinic
  • Cardio-Pulmonary Rehabilitation Lab for Rehab training of patients with Cardiac and Pulmonary problems
  • Vocational Guidance & Training Centre
  • Rural Rehabilitation Services.

Contact us:

Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PMR)

AIIMS, Rishikesh

Uttarakhand – 249203

e-mail: pmraiimsr@gmail.com