Department of Physiotherapy

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The department comprises of a team of highly skilled and efficient physiotherapists concerned with identifying and maximizing quality of life and movement potential within the spheres of promotion, prevention, treatment/intervention, and rehabilitation.  The staff consists of 17 general physiotherapists, 2 exercise physiologists, 1 epidemiologist and 2 specialists in health promotion and education.

Head Of Department
Mrs  Olatunji T.O.
(B.M.R.(PT)
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Phone number: 08033775487

Vision
To provide prompt and efficient medical rehabilitation and health promotion services

Facilities and Services Provided
Equipment for exercise and electrotherapy
Functional rehabilitation of in-patients and out-patients

Training Programme
Training of physiotherapy interns
Training of physiotherapy students on clinical experience

Research
Comparison of physical fitness level in type 2 diabetes mellitus and healthy subjects

Needs
Occupational therapists, prosthetists  and orthotists speech and language therapists
Need for more equipment

Challenges
Space constraint
Lack of the state –of- the- art equipment

5-Year Targets
To acquire state- of- the- art physical rehabilitation equipment
To be fully involved in public health enlightenment programs designed to prevent diseases and  ill health
To develop other rehabilitation sub-specialties including occupational therapy, speech and language therapy

Contact us

Federal Medical Centre, Abeokuta.

Olabisi Onabanjo Way, Idi-Aba

Abeokuta, Nigeria

 

Tel: +(234) 8095948007, 8095947913

Email: info@fmcabeokuta.org

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