JCT Football
Squad Management
Home>Team>Vishal Kumar, M.S.P.Th., B.P.T
 
 
Date of Birth : 09-07-1979
Nationality : Indian

 PRESENT EMPLOYER
- JCT
   
 PREVIOUS EMPLOYER
- Orchid Hospital, Janakpuri, New Delhi
- Healing Touch Polyclinic, Dwarka, New Delhi
- Alpine Institute of Para Medical Sciences, Dehradun.
 EXPERIENCE IN SPORTS INJURY MANAGEMENT
 

Served as Physiotherapist for Punjab Football Senior Team at the 62nd National Football Championship for Santosh Trophy 2008 held in Srinagar (Jammu & Kashmir)


  Worked as a Therapist to Punjab Police recruits and Sports Persons of Punjab Armed Police force, Jalandhar Cantt.

Working as a Physiotherapist for JCT
 COMPETENCY AS A SPORTS PHYSIOTHERAPIST
Injury prevention
Prevent overuse injuries, having a biomechanical insight in the development of overuse injury considering muscle extensibility and strength..
Prevention of re injury to the same part by assessing the optimum level of fitness before return to competitive sports.
Use of orthotic supports and taping techniques to prevent injuries.
Acute intervention
Communication with other medical team members to identify and establish different responsibilities and lines of communication in case of acute injury.
Recognition of signs and symptoms of acute injury.
Deciding upon the severity and diagnosis of the injury and provide immediate acute care.
Rehabilitation
Analysis of the injury and underlying process.
Selection and application of appropriate assessment of athlete’s performance capacity.
Design and implementation of appropriate rehabilitation program.
Multidisciplinary communication for better outcome of the rehab program.
Communication with the clubs and other local authorities considering implementation of the rehab program.
Consideration of the psychological stress on the athlete due to injury and inability to play.
Enhance performance
Hydration and nutritional aspects.
- Environment and equipment issues.
- Profiling athlete’s current and potential performance.
 ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS
- Master of Sports Physiotherapy from Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar (Punjab)
- Bachelor of Physiotherapy from Jawahar Lal Nehru Medical College, Belgaum.
 AREAS OF CLINICAL INTERESTS
- Knee joint injuries in football (traumatic and overuse)
- Athletic taping and bracing
 CONTINUING PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT (CPD) PROGRAMS
- Paper presentation on “A Study on the prevalence of Low Back pain among Wrestlers of Punjab” at the 27th Annual Conference of Indian Association of Sports Medicine, 2005, held at Bodhgaya Bihar.
- Attended Neurology – C.M.E. held on 8th and 9th March 2003 in Karnataka Lingayat Education Society’s Hospital and M.R.C., Belgaum, which mainly dealt with stroke rehabilitation and its recent advances.
- Attended 27th Annual Conference of Indian Association of Sports Medicines held at Bodhgaya Bihar on 25th to 27th November 2005.
- Attended “Hands on Manual Therapy Workshop” organised by Indian Association of Sports Physiotherapy at Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar from 8th to 11th April 2006.
 
 
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