Head of Physiotherapy
MSc, PT (UK)
Presently the Chief of Physiotherapy & Rehabilitation Services at SPARSH Hospitals, Padmanaban completed his MSc in Physiotherapy with distinction (First Msc PT student of the University to achieve this level) from Keele University, UK, where he also worked as a researcher.
Padmanaban has over 12 years of extensive clinical experience, most of which is from St John’s Medical College Hospital, Bangalore where he served under various roles including a senior physiotherapist. His area of work predominantly lies in musculoskeletal physiotherapy. His clinical expertise includes manual therapy and sports injury rehabilitation. In addition to clinical practice, he is actively involved in teaching and mentoring students and colleagues in clinical skills. Dr Padmanaban has presented scientific papers in various conferences and published original articles in international indexed journals. He is also a Cochrane author. Padmanaban is an accredited movement therapist and a Kinetic Control Tutor, the first and only one in Asia. As a kinetic control tutor, he has completed a rigorous course of training in the UK and is qualified to deliver kinetic control training courses anywhere in the world. He is a registered physiotherapist in the UK, holds a license to practice Physiotherapy in UAE and has cleared the Australian Physiotherapy Council license exam.
Padmanaban also specializes in injury prevention & performance rehabilitation based on movement control & performance matrix concepts (UK), presently used by leading sports clubs of the world. As the first & only tutor-consultant of these concepts in Asia, he is trying to spread this knowledge and bring in a new perspective in sports rehabilitation in India.
Hospital: SPARSH Hospital, Infantry Road
Address: #146, Infantry Road Bangalore, Karnataka 560001
Hospital: SPARSH Hospital, Yeshwanthpur
Address: 4/1, Tumkur Road, Yeshwanthpur Bangalore, Karnataka 560022
Hospital: SPARSH Hospital, Hosur Road
Address: #29/P2, The Health City Bommasandra Industrial Area, Hosur Road Bangalore, Karnataka 560099