Rehamo in association with Pediatric Physiotherapy Academic Group had organized a workshop on “PEDIATRIC ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY” on October 20, 2019. The event saw the participation of 23 physiotherapists from across Bangalore come together and discuss the common clinical problems faced by the children and gained in-depth knowledge about the wide range of assistive products available in the market specially designed and customized for the benefits of the special need children. The workshop started with an introduction to Rehamo by Mr. Deepak Bafna, COO Prajwal Group.
This was followed by a discussion on “Overview on Special Need Intervention” by Mr. Pragnesh Shah, Consultant and the brain behind Rehamo. He mentioned about his vast experience in the industry and how Rehamo came into existence as India’s first experience center in the space of Rehability and Mobility.
Dr. Padmaja Kankipati, Consultant spoke intensively on “Wheelchair Prescription”. She spoke in detail about the types of wheelchair that is available. Proper fit of the wheelchair to the child, features of the wheelchair and also discussed case studies.
The next session was by our in-house Prosthetist and Orthotist Ms. Deepika Ravela. She spoke widely on the topic “Orthotic and Prosthetic Management in Developmental Pediatrics”. She touched upon the different aids that are available in the market to manage Orthosis and Prosthetics and the solutions that are offered to the children to make their life as normal as possible
The event concluded with the physiotherapist touring the Rehamo store and exploring our product range and understanding its benefits to the children and the care givers.