Dr.K.Udayashankar

Principal, College of Physiotherapy, Krishna Institute of Medical Sciences Ltd.

Designation : Principal, College of Physiotherapy, Krishna Institute of Medical Sciences Ltd.

Date of Joining : 1st August 2015

Qualification : Master of Physiotherapy (Advanced PT in Neurology)

Experience : 15 years

Professional Skills :

  • Assessment, Treatment and Management of Neurological and Paediatric Neuro conditions referred for Physiotherapy.
  • Specialized Theraputic Skills and Techniques based on Sensori-motor approaches such as Neuro-Developmental Therapy, Rood Approach, Reflex creeping techniques and sensory Integration for Children and Infants with Cerebral Palsy, Hydrocephalus, Down's syndrome and for rehabilitation of patients with common neurological disorders such as Stroke, traumatic Spinal Cord Injury, Peripheral Nerve Lesions, Hemi-Facial Paralysis
  • Graded Joint Mobilization, Positional release techniques, Trigger point release

Research Interests:

  • Analysis of balance recovery mechanisms
  • Rehabilitation robotics
  • Comparison of different facilitatory techniques in infants with developmental delay

Awards :


Certificate of Recognition for stroke rehabilitation services rendered across Malaysia.

Professional Certifications and other memberships:

  • Life Member – Indian Association of Physiotherapists
  • Life Member – Indian Academy of Cerebral Palsy
  • Member – World Wildlife Fund
  • Certified Emergency Healthcare Professional, First Aid & CPR at workplace.