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Dr. Devwart Kaushik - Orthopedics in Delhi

Dr. Devwart Kaushik

MBBS

OrthopedicsOrthopedics
  • Delhi, Delhi

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Clinic Locations

Smt Sucheta Kriplani Hospital

Panchkuian Road, Shaheed Bhagat Singh Marg, Connaught Place. Landmark: Opp. Shivaji Stadium., Delhi, Delhi, India,

Specialization

  • Orthopedist
  • Joint Replacement Surgeon
  • General Physician

Education

  • Maharani Laxmi Bai Medical College Jhansi - 2011 Graduated
    MBBS

Health Articles

Swollen Ankles and Feet

Swelling in the ankles and feet can signal various health issues. Pregnancy may cause normal swelling, but sudden, excessive swelling could indicate preeclampsia. Injuries like sprained ankles lead to swelling; severe pain warrants medical attention. Lymphedema, from lymphatic fluid accumulation, often follows cancer treatment. Venous insufficiency results from blood flow problems, potentially causing skin ulcers. Infections, especially for diabetic patients, require immediate medical attention. Blood clots in leg veins can cause life-threatening complications. Swelling might also indicate heart, liver, or kidney disease, especially if accompanied by other symptoms like fatigue and weight gain. Prompt medical evaluation is crucial for accurate diagnosis and treatment.

Hip and Leg Pain

Hip and leg pain can stem from various causes, including tendinitis and arthritis. Tendinitis, caused by inflammation of tendons due to injury or repetitive movements, leads to pain, weakness, and swelling. Rest, therapy, or steroid injections are typical treatments. Arthritis, encompassing over 100 types like osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis, results in joint pain, stiffness, and swelling. Risk factors vary among types, including age, gender, genetics, and lifestyle factors like obesity and smoking. Diagnosis involves physical exams and imaging tests like X-rays and MRI. Prompt medical evaluation is crucial for accurate diagnosis and effective treatment of hip and leg pain

What Is an Orthopedic Physical Therapist?

Orthopedic physical therapists specialize in treating musculoskeletal injuries and conditions. They utilize methods like strength training, massage, and joint mobilization to alleviate pain and improve function. These therapists assist patients in recovering from orthopedic surgery and regaining mobility in affected areas. To become an orthopedic physical therapist, one must earn a Doctor of Physical Therapy degree, pass a state licensure exam, and complete a clinical residency or specialized certification program. While non-specialized therapists can perform orthopedic therapy, those with specialist training are considered experts in the field and typically work in outpatient rehabilitation settings, clinics, hospitals, or offer home visits.

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