JNV Alumni : DR. Gajanan Bhalerao(PT) MPT Neuro Physiotherapist

Dr. Gajanan Bhalerao (PT)

Blog : http://www.gajananbhalerao.wordpress.com

PhD Scholor of Physiotherapy  (MUHS Nashik) , MPTH Neuro, Certified Adult NDT therapist, MIAP, MIACP, MIFNR, MH OT PT council

HOD Physiotherapy & Rehabilitation Dept in Sancheti Hospital Shivajinagar Pune

Associate Professor & head of department of physiotherapy in Neurosciences at Sancheti Institute College of physiotherapy, Shivajinagar, Pune

Education Qualification :

PhD Scholar of Physiotherapy : Doing PhD in Physiotherapy from Maharashtra University of Health sciences (MUHS) Nashik. Registered in School of physiotherapy and centre seth. G. S. Medical College and KEM hospital Mumbai. Developed the clinical tool for quantitative gait analysis(CTQGA) . In Phd Thesis testing reliability and validity of the  2D gait method CTQGA.

Master of Physiotherapy (Neurosciences) in June 2007 from Sancheti Institute College Of Physiotherapy, Pune Maharashtra University Of Health Sciences (MUHS), Nashik India. Pune University topper in Master Program 2007.

Bachelor of Physiotherapy in July 2002. From CMF’ College Of Physiotherapy, Pradhikaran, Nigdi , Pune. Maharashtra University of health sciences (MUHS), Nashik India.

Certified training in Basic and Advance research methodologyorganized by Phd research cell of Maharashtra University of health sciences Nashik at Pune & Nashik

Certified training in Basic and Advance Medical education teaching technology organized by Maharashtra University of health sciences Nashik at medical education technology (MET) cell Pune.

Certified training manuscript writing & grant writing for research and publication organized by Maharashtra University of health sciences Nashik at medical education technology (MET) cell Pune

Certified training in 2D & 3D gait analysis at Gait lab Department of rehabilitation, Kokolaben Ambani hospital Mumbai
Life Membership Of National Associations

  1. The Indian Association of Physiotherapy India
  2. Indian academy of cerebral palsy, India
  3. Indian federation of Neurology and Rehabilitation, branch of world federation of Neurology and Rehabilitation.
  4. The Indian Association of Physiotherapy, Pune branch. Life member, & Executive Committee member for 2005-2011.
  5. Joint organising secretory of 49th annual Conference of Indian association of Physiotherapy India international pune, 2011
  6. Co-ordinator of audio-visual committee of 49th Annual Conference of Indian association of physiotherapy India international Pune, 2011
  7. Co-ordinator of scientific committee of 49th Annual Conference of Indian association of physiotherapy India international Pune, 2011

RESEARCH PAPER PRESENTATIONS & AWARDS INTERNATIONAL

  1. Winner of young presenters scholarship from epilepsy foundation India, in the conference of “International congress on neurology and rehabilitation Goa April 2010”, for presenting the scientific paper on “Comparison of two physiotherapy approaches in acute stroke rehabilitation: Motor Relearning program versus Bobath Approach” 2. Asia west pacific world confederation of physiotherapy & Indian association of physiotherapy India international congress 2009, Mumbai, Presented the scientific paper on “Comparison of two physiotherapy approaches in acute stroke rehabilitation: Motor Relearning program versus Bobath Approach”

NATIONAL

  1. Presented Paper On “Correlation of kinematics of knee in different phases of gait cycle with Tardieu’s R1 and R2 and popliteal angle in children with cerebral palsy: using digital goniometry and cinematography”. In annual conference of Indian acadomy of cerebral palsy, Jabalpur 2010.
  2. Presented paper on innoative catgory on “Analysis of changes of kinematics of hip, knee and ankle in jump knee & crouch type of gait in children with cerebral palsy using cinematographic measurements with digital goniometry”

State level

  1. Winner of best paper award in engeering and technology catgory in avishkar 201o of Maharashtra University of health sciences (MUHS), Nashik India. For presenting the scientific paper on “correlation of kinematics of knee in different phases of gait cycle with Tardieu’s R1 and R2 and popliteal angle in children with cerebral palsy: using digital goniometry and cinematography.
  2. Winner of second best paper award in overall medicine faculty in avishkar 201o of Maharashtra University of health sciences (MUHS), Nashik India. For presenting the scientific paper on correlation of kinematics of knee in different phases of gait cycle with Tardieu’s r1 and r2 and popliteal angle in children with cerebral palsy: using digital goniometry and cinematography.
  3. Winner of second best paper for scientific paper presentation on “Comparison of two physiotherapy approaches in acute stroke rehabilitation: Motor Relearning program versus Bobath Approach” in AVISHKAR 201o of Maharashtra University of Health Sciences (MUHS), AURANGABAD, India.
  4. Presented Paper In Engeering And Technology Catgory In Avishkar 2009 of Maharashtra University of Health Sciences (MUHS), Solapur, India. “Comparison of two physiotherapy approaches in acute stroke rehabilitation: Motor Relearning program versus Bobath Approach”

LIST OF WORKSHOP CONDUCTED BY DR. GAJANAN BHALERAO (PT)

  1. A)  STROKE REHABILITATION WORKSHOP
  1. Two day Workshop on Task specific training in neuro rehabilitation, on 30 sept and 1st oct 2013, at Mission health physiotherapy center Ahmadabad, Gujarat 2013.
  2. Workshop “Stroke Rehab” for final year student of BPT, organized by Sancheti healthcare academy on 8/8/2015 , at Sancheti Institute College of physiotherapy.
  1. B) MOTOR RELARNING WORKSHOP IN STROKE REHAB
  1. Workshop on Motor Relearning program for stroke Rehabilitation at Youth Men Christian Association (YMCA), Pune, on 29th& 30th of March 2007.
  2. Workshop Motor Relearning program for stroke Rehabilitation organized by Indian Association of Physiotherapy Pune & Pimpri Chinchwad Branch on 27th &28th November 2010, at Sancheti Institute College of physiotherapy 2010.
  3.  Workshop Motor Relearning program for stroke Rehabilitation, organized by Sancheti healthcare academy on 16th& 17th November 2014, at Sancheti Institute College of physiotherapy 2014.
  1. C) PROPRIOCEPTIVE NEUROMUSCULAR FACILATION WORKSHOP
  1.  Workshop Neuro Therapeutic Approaches in Neuro   Rehabilitation: Part I-  Proprioceptive Neuro Muscular Facilitationorganized by Sancheti healthcare academy on 13th Sept 2014, at Sancheti Institute College of physiotherapy 2014.
  2. Workshop On Proprioceptive Neuro Muscular Facilitation (PNF) in Neuro Rehabilitation on 23 August and 13 September At Saifee Hospital Mumbai 2015
  3. Workshop Proprioceptive neuro muscular facilitation (PNF)  on 23rd August and 13th September 2015 , organized by Saiffy hospital , at Saiffy hospital Mumbai.
  1. D) 2D & 3D GAIT ANALYSIS AND MANAGMENT
  1. Workshop on 2D & 3D  Gait Analysis And Management Of Gait Deviations organized by Indian Association Of Physiotherapy Pune & Pimpri Chinchwad Branch on 27th  & 28th November 2010, at Sancheti institute college of physiotherapy 2010.
  2.  Workshop on 2D & 3D gait analysis and management of gait deviations organised by sancheti college of physiotherapy on 20th and 21  december 2014
  1. E) SPINAL CORD INJURY REHABILITAITON WORKSHOP
  1. Two day workshop under Indian Association of Physiotherapy Pune branch, on “Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation” in 2008
  2.  Two day Workshop Spinal cord injury Rehabilitation, organized by Indian Association of Physiotherapy Pune & Pimpri Chinchwad Branch on December 2010, at Sancheti Institute College of physiotherapy 2010.
  3. Workshop Spinal cord injury Rehabilitation, organized by Sancheti healthcare academy on December 2012, at Sancheti Institute College of physiotherapy 2012.
  4.  Workshop Spinal cord injury Rehabilitation on organized by Sancheti healthcare academy on August 2014 at Sancheti Institute College of physiotherapy 2014.
  5. Workshop “Spinal cord injury and rehabilitation” for final year student of BPT, organized by Sancheti healthcare academy on 18th and 23rd September 2015 , at Sancheti Institute College of physiotherapy.
  1. F) NDT/ BOABTH WORKSHOP
  1.  Workshop on NDT/ Bobath approach  workshop for 3rd Year BPTh on August 2015 Workshop “Neuro developmental therapy (NDT)/Bobath” for third year student of BPT, organized by Sancheti healthcare academy on 22/8/2015 , at Sancheti Institute College of physiotherapy.

 

PROFESSIONAL WORKSHOPS ATTENDED.

PROFESSIONAL WORKSHOPS ATTENDED.

Neuro  Rehab workshop

  1. Workshop on NDT theoretical framework & clinical applications. Dr. Asha chitins M. Sc. PT, NDT Instructor, Dr. Asha chitins M. Sc. PT, NDT Instructor. 40 Hrs. March-April 2005
  2. Workshop on Motor Control Problems.Asha chitins M. Sc. PT, NDT Instructor Dr. Asha chitins M. Sc. PT, NDT Instructor 40 Hrs June –July 2005
  3. Workshop on Rehabilitation of Adult Hemiplegia, incorporating holistic approach of Bobath, Petricia Davies Affolter concept. Dr. Roshan Vania (PT) Dr. Preeti Shah (PT). C.M.F.’s College of Physiotherapy, Nigdi, Pune. 25 Hrs 15/10/05 to 17/10/05
  4. Workshop on Enhancement of upper extremity function in pediatrics. Kimberley Barthel Gail Ritchi Asia-Pacific Childhood Disability Update 2005, Mumbai. Pre Conference Workshop. 17 Hrs 30/11/05 to 01/12/05
  5. Advance Workshop Sensory Modalities in the Treatment of Childhood Disabilities. Kimberley Barthel Asia-Pacific Childhood Disability Update 2005, BOMBAY. 8 & ½ Hrs 02/12/05 to 03/12/05
  6. Practice management. Sandra Moor (PT) President of world conference of physical therapy (WCPT) 43rd Annual conference of The Indian Association of Physiotherapy, at Hydrabad. 4 Hrs 22/01/05
  7. Neurogenic dysphasia – assessment & therapeutic management. DR.Sunita Kavrie, CCC/SLP, speech path association, inc. Indian Speech & Hearing Association, Maharashtra Branch. & Ruby Hospital, Pune. 6 Hrs. 12th December 2004
  8. NDT theoretical framework & clinical applications. Asha chitins M. Sc. PT, NDT Instructor Snacheti institute college of physiotherapy, shivajinagar, pune. 32Hrs October – november2005
  9. Motor Control, theoretical framework & clinical applications. Asha chitins M. Sc. PT, NDT Instructor Bombay 48 Hrs December2005- January 2006
  10. NDT Facilitation-advanced course. Asha chitins M. Sc. PT, NDT Instructor Bombay 40hrs April -June2006
  11. Upper limb control (NDT).Monica Diamond AWP WCPT IAP 2009 Mumbai 24hours (2Days) Jan 2009
  12. NDT/Bobath certificate course in the management and treatment of adults with hemiplegia and head injury. Cathy Hazzard, B.Sc, MBA, PT,C/NDT19 January –06 February 2015. A Neuro Developmental Treatment Association Approved Course.Course ID no14A101. Sancheti Institute College of Physiotherapy, Sancheti Health Academy Thube Park 11/12 Shivajinagar, Pune, Maharashtra, India, 41105
  13. NDTA Advanced Handling and Problem Solving Course.Cathy Hazzard, B.Sc, MBA, PT, C/NDT 01-12-2015 – 01-16-2015. A Neuro Developmental Treatment Association Approved Course. Course ID no15A101. Sancheti Institute College of Physiotherapy, Sancheti Health Academy Thube Park 11/12 Shivajinagar, Pune, Maharashtra, India, 41105

Gait Analysis

  1. Three days 2D and 3D gait analysis workshop by Dr. Abhay Khote (Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon  at The Royal Children’s Hospital Australia) and Jill Rodha (Physiotherapist Australia) from Hugh Williamson Gait Analysis Laboratory gait lab team organised by Rehab department of Kokilaben Ambani hospital at 3D Gait lab of Kokilaben Ambani hospital Mumbai in 2011.

 

Research workshops

  1. Seven days advacne work on rsearch methodalogy for Pre Phd training.16thApril to 22nd April 2014, organised by MUHS Nashik at MUHS nashik.
  2. Workshop on Manuscript writing for publication at YASHADA Baner,  PUNE, Jan 2013
  3. Research methodology workshop by MUHS Nashik at Regional centre Medical education technology (MET) cell Pune 2012.
  4. Clinical Research & Research methodology workshop by Dr. Mohit Bhandari (Canada Research Chair in Musculoskeletal Trauma) , organised by Sancheti Hospital at Sancheti hospital 2008
  5. Research methodology workshop by Dr. Dhara Kapoor Nuero therapist USA, organised by TEAM physiotherapy centre Pune at Band garden Hotel Pune l 2010
  6. Workshop on Grant writing for Research organised MUHS Nashik at Regional centre Medical education technology (MET) cell Pune at Sancheti Hospital at Sancheti hospital 2013

Medical Education

  1. Three days Basicworkshop on Medical education technology by Maharashtra university of health sciences  MUHS Nashik at Regional center Medical education technology (MET) cell Pune 2012.
  2. Seven days advance  workshop on Medical education technology by Maharashtra university of health sciences  MUHS Nashik at Regional center Medical education technology (MET) cell Pune 2013.

Social Media and Networking 

  1. Workshop of social media and networking organised by Sancheti healthcare academy. This workshop was training of how to use social media and blog.

Dance 

  1. I am trained in Salsa dance by Rocky Poonawala dance academy   Pune

Publications

  1. Gajanan Bhalerao, Vivek Kulkarni.Comparison of Motor Relearning Program and Bobath Approach in acute stroke rehabilitation. Indian journal of orthopedic and rehabilitation. Vol 1. 2010.
  2. Participation & Participation Restrictions in a Teenager with Downs Syndrome: an Indian Scenario. NDTA Network on the net,Nov-Dec 2011: Adults with congenital Disabilities Vol 18, Issue 6
  3. Gajanan Bhalerao, Vivek Kulkarni. Comparison of motor relearning program versus Bobath approach at every two weeks interval for improving activities of daily living and ambulation in Acute stroke rehabilitation.International Journal of Basic and Applied Medical Sciences. 2013 Vol. 3 (3) September-December, pp.70-77
  4. Gajanan Bhalerao, Shanita Fernandes, Rachana Dabadghav, NilimaBedekar, Ashok Shyam, Parag Sancheti. Current practice and concept of voluntary control and its clinical application among physical therapist.Accepted for publication in  Indian Journal of occupational & Physical Therapy.
  5. Gajanan Bhjalerao & Shah Hetali.. Perspective of neuro therapeutic approaches preferred for stroke rehabilitation by physiotherapists.Accepted for publication in Indian Journal of Physiotherapy and occupational Therapy.
  6. Bhalerao Gajanan, Koli Vibhavari. Correlation between voluntary control in lower limb and gait parameter in patients with chronic stroke.Submitted to Journal of Stroke & Cerebrovascular Diseases.
  7. Bhalerao Gajanan, Koranne Niyotee & KulkarniHarshal. Factors affecting functional independence and quality of life in chronic traumatic spinal cord injury patients. Submitted to Int J of Health Care Quality Assurance.
  8. Bhalerao Gajanan & Nair Sneha. Current clinical practices in hemiplegic rehabilitation among physiotherapists.Submitted to International Journal of clinical research and review (IJCRR).
  9. Bhalerao Gajanan & Patil Renuka. Immediate effect of shoe raise on unaffected side on spacio temporal parameters and physiological cost index in hemiplegic-Pilot study. Submitted to International Journal of clinical research and review (IJCRR).
  10. Bhalerao Gajanan & Fadnavis Rajashree. Relationship of quality of upper limb function to manual ability, gross motor function classifications and self care skills in children with spastic diplegia. Submitted for Indian J of Pediatrics.
  11. Bhalerao Gajanan &  Chandali Doshi. Effectiveness of motor re- learning programme (MRP) vs Bobath approach in improving ambulation in of chronic hemiplegics.Clinical rehab
  12. Bhalerao Gajanan & Parab Dhanashree. Current clinical practices and teachings in hemiplegic rehabilitation in Physiotherapy educational institutes of Maharashtra.  Submitted to International Journal of clinical research and review (IJCRR).

Current ongoing research Project.

  1. Jajoo Prachi & Bhalerao Gajanan. Comparison of HABIT and modified HABIT in children with hemiplegic cerebral palsy. MPT Neuro Dissertation Project of MUHS Nashik.
  2. Parab Dhanashree & Bhalerao Gajanan. Effect of use of shoe raise on uninvolved leg with Motor Relearning Programme on ambulation in chronic stroke. MPT Neuro Dissertation Project of MUHS Nashik.
  3. Motwani Shalaka & Bhalerao Gajanan. Comparing the efficacy of various lower limb orthosis on gait parameters in hemiplegic patients with genu recurvatum. MPT Neuro Dissertation Project of MUHS Nashik.
  4. Dunung Riddhi & Bhalerao Gajanan. Comparison of balance, and gross motor development in school going children: rural versus urban population. MPT Neuro Dissertation Project of MUHS Nashik.

PAPER PRESENTATIONS

  1. Presented scientific paper in International congress on Neurology and Rehabilitation (ICNR) 2010, Goa and got Young Presenter’s Scholarship Award in the same conference.
  2. Presented scientific paper in international conference, AWP WCPT IAP conference Mumbai2009.
  3. Awarded as second Best Paper in All Medicine faculty in scientific paper presentation  at AVISHKAR MUHS Intra-University level, at Nashik 2010
  4. State level research competition. Awarded as Best Paper in physiotherapy faculty, in scientific paper presentation  at AVISHKAR MUHS Intra-University level, at Aurangabad 2009
  5. Presented scientific paper in AVISHKAR Inter-University competition at state level in Solapur 2009.
  6. Presented scientific paper in Indian academy of cerebral palsy, Jabalpur 2010.

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Dr. Gajanan Bhalerao (PT) with Dr. Arun Jamkar Vice chancellor MUHS NAshik.

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