Physical Therapy is a growing field of practice in Nepal. On your physical therapy internship in Kathmandu will treat patients who originate mainly from Kathmandu and its nearby villages, who will be a range of ages and present a variety of cases. As is the case at home, common ailments include back pains and shoulder pains. However, the Physiotherapy department also serves as a rehabilitation center for patients after accidents, falls, and spinal injuries. In your spare time enjoy white water rafting, bungee jumping, and exploring ancient temples! Read what our students think below.
University of Birmingham 2018
"I gained insight into equipment and pathologies I had never seen before."Read more
University of Rhode Island 2015
I saw patients with DeQuervain syndrome, Bell’s palsy, adhesive capsulitis, and back pain.Read more
Glasgow Caledonian University 2014
In outpatients I saw a variety of conditions mostly arising from the heavy labour jobs done in NepalRead more