Dr. M. Sandhya is a specialized Obstetrics and Gynecology Physiotherapist with 4 years of experience. She is a member of INDIAN ASSOCIATION OF PHYSIOTHERAPISTS. She is a merit holder, obtained her Bachelor’s and Postgraduate degree in physiotherapy with a specialization in UROLOGY AND OBSTETRICS from the prestigious college- Saveetha Institute of Medical and Technical Science. Dr M. Sandhya is handling all kinds of musculoskeletal discomforts & pain during pregnancy , labor as well as post pregnancy. She is also specialized in handling various pelvic floor dysfunctions such as urinary incontinence, fecal incontinence, vaginismus, pelvic girdle issues. She has assisted a lot of natural vaginal births and helped pregnant women to ease their labour pains through different pain management techniques such as lamaze, specific exercises and so on , to have a quick and comfortable delivery.
Her goal is to provide knowledge and confidence about pregnancy and labor to pregnant women and make them to achieve comfortable normal vaginal delivery and while also supporting new mothers as they navigate their breastfeeding and postpartum journey. Promoting a strong foundation for a healthy future and helping them build confidence in their physical movements and abilities.
With extensive experience in pregnancy, postpartum, and gynecological conditions, she has been providing personalized and evidence-based care to support women in their journey. Committed to staying up-to-date with the latest research and technology, she strive to provide the highest quality of care to all patients.
Member of INDIAN ASSOCIATION OF PHYSIOTHERAPISTS (L-56059)
AREA OF EXPERIENCE:
– Antenatal sessions & Exercise
– Postnatal Care & Exercise
– Handling pregnancy, postpartum pain & musculoskeletal discomforts
– Labour education sessions & Pain management
– Encouraging Natural vaginal delivery
– Lactation support
– Pelvic floor rehabilitation
– Handling Gynaec conditions
– Guidance in weight loss
– Ergonomic training
– Handling Orthopaedic cases
– Post surgery rehabilitation
Dr. M. Sandhya’s Research works:
An artificial intelligence tool that helps in hand function- published on 17/06/2022.
Prevalence of diabetes mellitus and depression status among pregnant women in rural population in kancheepuram district – article published in (SCOPUS) Journal of Datta Meghe Institute of Medical Sciences University on 10/02/23.
-Presented a session about 15 minutes of “LUNCH BREAK WORKOUTS” at CME for Fertility Specialist and Obstetricians conducted by A4 Hospital and Fertility center held on 6th December 2022.
-Addressing the topic “Urinary incontinence and its physiotherapy management” presented as a “RESOURCE PERSON” at “STRIDE 2021” being the longest webinar session in the world with the highest number of speakers inducted into the “INDIA and ASIA BOOK OF RECORDS”-2021.
-Contributed to the achievement of “Guinness world record” of “Most people to complete CPR training in 24hrs” awarded to saveetha university – 2016.
-Designated as “BASIC LIFE SUPPORT PROVIDER” received from the “Department Of Emergency Medicine”, SIMATS-2015
CONFERENCES & CERTIFICATIONS:
-Participated in the workshop on “HIGH RISK PREGNANCY- HAWK EYED VIEW” at Saveetha College of Physiotherapy – 2022
-Participated in the “LACTATION PHYSIO” workshop by Nectar Integrated Health Services Pvt Ltd- 2022.
-Obtained online certification course conducted by FOGSI ICOG on the topic “NUTRITION IN WOMEN” – 2023
-Participated in 5-day online faculty development program on “PATENTS, FUNDING AND PUBLICATIONS” conducted by Sathyabama College of Physiotherapy -2023