Dheeraj Lamba


Dr. Dheeraj Lamba, MPT, PhD, graduated from Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Karnataka (2004) completed his PG in Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy (2006) and Doctorate in Orthopaedic Physiotherapy (2015). He is an Academician, Researcher, Clinician and provides Community Services in Musculoskeletal Disorders and Orthopaedics conditions in Physiotherapy. He is a clinical teacher and examiner to various universities in India and abroad. As a researcher he has published more than 35 research papers in reputed journals, guided Masters as well as Doctorate students in Physiotherapy. He is a life member of Indian Association of Physiotherapy (IAP) and member of International Parkinson’s & Movement Disorder Society (MDS) and the only Physical Therapist to represent International Federation of Societies for Hand Therapy (IFSHT) from Ethiopia. An editorial member as well as reviewer for various reputed journals, with over 15 years of experience in the field of physiotherapy; currently he is working with the Ministry of Science and Higher Education under United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) as Associate Professor and senior most Clinical Physical Therapist at the Faculty of Physiotherapy, Institute of Health, Jimma University, Jimma, Ethiopia.

Research Interest

Musculoskeletal and Orthopaedic conditions in Physiotherapy, LBA, Plantar Fasciitis, Osteoarthritis, Myofascial Trigger Points, Manual Therapy, Neck pain, Post-surgical rehabilitation in TKR and THR, Pediatrics conditions like CP & Club foot, Low Level Laser Therapy, Ergonomics in Musculoskeletal Condition’s