Scope of Physiotherapists in the Future ?
A. First of all Physiotherapist may go for Higher Education either abroad or in India. In abroad, many countries like USA, UK, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Germany, European countries etc. offer Master’s and Doctorate Program in Physiotherapy.
B. In India there are many Universities and Colleges offering Master of Physiotherapy programs. In Gujarat there are around 12 colleges providing Master of Physiotherapy program and 3 Universities providing Doctorate program in Physiotherapy.
C. In other countries like USA, UK, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Germany, European countries etc. constantly seek skilled Physiotherapists from our Country. Every year the government of these countries posts their requirement for skilled and specialized physiotherapists on their websites.
D. Physiotherapists may work in Government hospitals, Private hospitals, Industries, Primary Health Centers, Community Health Centers etc.
E. Physiotherapists can also start their own Clinic, Fitness Centers, Rehabilitation centers or they may work in fitness clubs, centers and health club.
F. Physiotherapists have major role in the field of sports injuries commonly occurring in players of cricket, football, hockey, tennis etc. Now days every sports association hires a Physiotherapist for their teams.
G. Physiotherapists may work in ICU, ICCU for Cardio Respiratory conditions, Pediatrics conditions, Community Based Rehabilitation, Women’s Health and Gynecological and Obstetrics conditions, Geriatric conditions in old age centers etc.
H. After completion of Post Graduation they can work in Government and Private Institutes as an Academician and Researcher.