User:Dinu Dixon

Dinu Dixon

Dr. Dinu Dixon (P.T) BPT, MPT,CDRS, MIAP

Specialized in Acute/Subacute and Chronic Post-Stroke Rehabilitation. Founder and Former CEO of DD Stroke Rehab.

Physiotherapist who graduated from Manipal University (Manipal Academy of Higher Education) with Bachelor of Physiotherapy, Specialized in Neurological Sciences and psychosomatic disorders (MPT - Neurology) From Kerala University of Health Sciences (KUHS).

Having worked in a variety of settings: hospital based physiotherapy, surgery, medicine and neurology, outpatient clinics, outreach community based programs among HIV patients, Geriatric population and other Charitable Networks in the southern part of India

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Education[edit | edit source]

  • Bachelor of Physiotherapy from Manipal University (Manipal Academy of Higher Education)
  • Master of Physiotherapy from KUHS (Kerala university of Health Sceinces)
  • Advanced Aerobics and Gym fitness instructor From IAFT (Indian Academy of Fitness Training)
  • Fellowship in Neurological Physiotherapy Rehabilitation (FNPR)

Professional Affiliations[edit | edit source]

  • Author at Physiopedia
  • Volunteer and Contributor of Physiopedia
  • Founder and CEO of DD Stroke Rehab. (
  • Member of Indian Association of Physiotherapy

Publications and Contributions[edit | edit source]

Smoking and Stroke

The Basics of MRI for Physiotherapy Students

Principles of Neuroplasticity

Role of Neuroplasticity in Neuro-rehabilitation

Role of Basal ganglia in motor control

Internal Capsular Stroke

Hemorrhagic Stroke: Intracerebral Hemorrhage

Hemiplegic Shoulder Subluxation

Pusher Syndrome

Impaired Reactive Stepping in Stroke

Constraint Induced Movement Therapy

Modified Constraint-Induced Movement Therapy for Stroke

Electrical Stimulation - Its role in upper limb recovery post-stroke

Virtual Reality for Individuals Affected by Stroke

Unilateral Neglect

Ageing and the Brain

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