Mr Balaji Saminathan


Specialty: Physiotherapy and Pain Management

Practice Locations: NMC Specialty Hospital, Al Ain

Mr. Balaji completed his Bachelor’s degree in Physiotherapy from Dr. MGR Medical University, Chennai, Tamilnadu, India in 2008 and had his Master of Physiotherapy in Advanced Neurology in 2011 in the same university.

After graduating he joined PSG Hospital in India, a multi-specialty hospital as a lecturer and as a clinical physiotherapist. He also worked at the Neuromuscular Skeletal Rehabilitation in India as a team leader where he spearheaded the improvisation of patient’s rehabilitation care methodologies and approach for both adult and pediatric neurorehabilitation, ergonomics, trigger point release and Myofacial release techniques.

Prior to joining NMC Healthcare, Mr. Balaji worked as a physiotherapist in a homecare and medical center in Al Ain for 5 years.

To further develop his skills he attended various training and workshops as follows:

  • Bobath (NDT) Approach in Rehabilitation of Stroke (2019)

  • Neurological Rehabilitation and Disability Management Congress (2019)

  • Bio Mechanical Tapping Workshop 2018 (MDTI)

  • Pain Management Symposium (2017)

  • Kinesio Taping KT1, KT2,KT3, and KT4 (2016)

His key areas of interest are neurorehabilitation, musculoskeletal, cardiac, pediatric, geriatrics and intensive care physiotherapy.

He is fluent in English, Tamil, Malayalam and Basic in Arabic and Hindi.

Practice Locations

NMC Specialty Hospital, Al Ain
NMC Specialty Hospital, Al Ain

Opposite Baladiya Park, Shakhboot Bin Sultan Street, Near Ayla hotel, Al Ain, P.O. Box: 84142, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

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