Free Services for stroke survivors
Whether it is verbalized or not, for stroke survivors and caregivers financial aspects of the survivors’ recovery are a major worry. More so in a country such as India with no social security benefits. Even insurance , if any, covers only limited aspects. And that too for limited time. While stroke recovery can be a continuous , life-long process. The corona virus epidemic the whole world is presently facing has , for many, worsened the situation.
In this context, some institutes and doctors very kindly offer of their time and skills generously. We are compiling such details as per hereunder . Hopefully , it will benefit many.
*** Dr. Vijay Bathina
Contact : +91 98488 57464, Hyderabad
Dr. Bathina offers free consultations everyday for stroke survivors between 2pm to 3pm and Video consultation between 4pm to 5pm.
He is a Neuro physiotherapist and Researcher having particular interest in Stroke Rehabilitation. He is qualified in Masters in Physiotherapy and has a Neuro fellowship. He also teaches stroke Rehabilitation to students in different countries. His key kills are in Hand rehab and Cognitive retraining,Gait training post stroke.|e runs an inpatient stroke Rehabilitation Center in Hyderabad with two branches.
Please contact him at number given above.
For online consultation you may contact him via Practo .
*** Communication Matters
Free Speech, Language ,Cognitive Communication & Auditory verbal rehabilitation Therapy at Pune.
With prior appointment by Faculty BVDU SASLP & Neurodevelopmental, Audiology & Neurorehabilitation professionals of School of Audiology Speech language pathology, Bharati Vidyapeeth, Pune India.
For appointments : Clinical Coordinator Ms Ashwini Titarmare at +91 86240 38720 . Please call between 10 AM to 4 PM.
Please feel free to add-in the comments section any similar services you are aware of, or use the Contact form to advise us for the same. We will add them here. Many thanks and God Bless !
If you have limited/No information about Stroke, its symptoms and consequences, we STRONGLY suggest you read at least one of the following before you leave this Website, as well as share the links with your friends and family. You may save someone from death or being crippled for life !
* Be fast – Stroke Symptoms in English
* स्ट्रोक (आघात) – हिंदी में कुछ जानकारी
* In Gujarati – જ્યારે સ્ટ્રોક આવે ત્યારે BE FAST
* In Bengali – Be Fast – দ্রুত !
* In Odiya – ଷ୍ଟ୍ରୋକ: ମୃତ୍ୟୁ ଅଥବା ଶାରୀରିକ/ମାନସିକ ଅସମର୍ଥ
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Thank you VERY MUCH !