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Physiotherapy is one of the recognized professional careers and is among the top career choices made by students in India. Talented professionals in this field are rising day by day, which has lead to creation of lots of employment opportunities for talented physiotherapist. Graduates can seek employment in centers that help physically challenged peope, orthopedic departments, private & government sectors, health institutions, rehabilitation centers and in defense medical organizations.
Graduate professionals with some experience can also start his/her own private clinic. This helps them to gain more confidence as well as revenue. Skilled professionals in this field can also find employment in universities, fitness centers, nursing homes, schools, sports clubs, hospitals, offices and in colleges. There are lots of job opportunities available in India as well as in foreign countries for physiotherapists.
Some job types: -
- Therapy Manager
- Research Assistant
- Customer Care Assistant
- Assistant Physiotherapist
- Sports Physio Rehabilitator
- Self Employed Private Physiotherapist
The initial salary of physiotherapists in government hospitals ranges from around Rs. 10000 – 15000 per month. Whereas in private hospitals remuneration is good compared to government hospitals. In reputed private hospitals the initial income is around Rs. 17,000 which might go up to Rs. 20,000 every month. The payment for skilled private practitioners could be around Rs 20,000 - 40,000 every month. After gaining certain experience this field one can start his/her own clinic. In a day he/she can earn more than Rs.2000 by attending their patients.
Some of the top companies offering physiotherapy services with the help of trained physiotherapists: -
- Help Age India
- Medybiz Pvt Ltd
- Hosmat Hospital
- Apollo Hospital
- Fortis Hospital
- Talwalkars Pantaloon Fitness Pvt Ltd
- Intellectual Resource Training Private Limited
Institutes Offering Diploma - Physiotherapy
All India Institute of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation - Diploma in Rehabilitation for Physiotherapists (DR(PT))
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