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Prof.(Dr.) Ali Irani

Head of Department of Physiotherapy, Sports Medicine & Rehabilitation Centre

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Brief Profile


  • B.Physio from M.S. University, Baroda
  • Ph.D in Sports Medicine
  • Ph.D in Anatomy of Body Movement and Dance, Bombay University



  •  Physiotherapist for the Indian Cricket Team, 1987-1997.
  •  Member Board of studies NMIMS University
  •  Academic Council Rajiv Gandhi University of Health sciences, Bangalore
  •  Worked as researcher at Bombay Hospital, 1985-86.
  •  Presented papers on Knee Mobility, Backache, Hammer Tone for Frozen Shoulder, Fitness & Sports injuries at various national and international conferences.
  •  Held workshops on innovative physiotherapy & sports medicine at various physiotherapy & medical colleges
  •  Delivered lecture for Diploma in Sports Medicine at N.I.S, Patiala
  •  Conducted a workshop for the Iranian Physiotherapy Association, 2004 and again in Feb. 2005. Presented papers at various national and international Physiotherapy     and  Sports Medicine conferences
  •  Train state and national level athletes to improve their performance
  •  Holding rural physiotherapy camps (Community Based Rehabilitation)
  •  Delivers lectures for Physiotherapy Colleges all over India.
  •  Set up physiotherapy and rehabilitation centre in Bhuj, Gujarat for earthquake victims
  •  Examiner and Lecturer for students of Masters of Fine Arts (Dance), Bombay University
  •  Faculty for P.G. students at various universities
  •  PhD guide at various universities in India.
  •  Lectures on Disaster Management
  •  Principal, Post Graduate Institute of Physiotherapy since 2009.

Awards and Achievements

  • “HITRA ORATION” Award in 1994 for achievements made in the field of Physiotherapy
  •  Lifetime Achievement Award by Indian Association of Physiotherapy, 2004
  •  Awarded Fellowship by Indian Association of Sports Medicine, 2005
  •  Awarded Fellowship by Indian Association of Physiotherapists, 2005
  •  Best Citizens of India award 2011
  •  Journalist Federation of India- National Award for BEST DOCTOR ORTHO AND PHYSIO
  •  Best Physiotherapist Award in India from Medscape in 2014. 


  • Life Member of Indian Association of Sports Medicine
  • Vice-President of Bombay District Sports Medicine Association
  • Vice-President of Bombay Suburban Amateur Athletic Association

Speciality Interest

Sports Medicine & Physiotherapy

a passion for healing...