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Key Components of Spinal Cord Injury Recovery

Our systematic recovery plan aims at maintenance and strengthening of muscle function, redeveloping hand-eye coordination, and learning adaptive techniques to return to normal life

Respiratory Management
Psychology and Emotional Wellbeing
Bladder and Bowel Movement
Balance and Mobility
Wheelchair Mobility
Contracture Management
Strength Training
Bed mobility and Transfers training
Cardiovascular Fitness

Restore lost strength & balance

Functional Independence

Prevent recurrences & complications

Improved overall quality of life

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Comprehensive approach for Recovery from Spinal Cord Injury

Timely rehabilitation can prevent complications and help in rebuilding your life

Our multidisciplinary teams conduct base evaluation

Personalized goal setting is completed along with the patient and their family

The teams focus on improving your physical, functional, and emotional health

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With you, at every step of the way

Multidisciplinary team of 900+ specialists including doctors, nurses, physiotherapists, dieticians & psychologists.

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Hear from the Healed

Happy patients share their kind words and experiences.

Overall rating

Relentless and dedicated multidisciplinary team


HCAH helped my relative recover within a few months after his accident. I would like to thank the multidisciplinary team for their relentless efforts and dedicated coordination. Thanks to the readily available doctors, the physiotherapy team, the psy...
chologist, the speech and swallow therapist, and the dietician. Everyone was very kind. They gently guided us and always updated us on his progress. He was very demotivated when he had first arrived. He was not able to walk or eat. But now he is eating, walking, and sounding like himself again. I am very delighted with the experience of seeing him get better. The room provided to us was very clean. I am very happy with the overall recovery experience in HCAH.

Saravanan, 33

Faster recovery, Much cheaper than hospital


Physiotherapy at HCAH Transition Care Center is excellent and this is one of the finest physiotherapy centers in Hyderabad. The doctors are available 24/7. All the staff members are hard working and go beyond to help the patient recover. Their packag...
es are also very affordable. My uncle was admitted here with a spine injury. His condition was very concerning at the time of admission. He was not able to move his legs of even move in bed. Now after 4 months of physiotherapy, he can walk with a little help. The HCAH staff is very friendly and cooperative, the rooms are well maintained, and every possible help is provided.

Aaron Rajesh, 46

Advanced Rehab equipment available only at HCAH


My cousin was admitted to HCAH for a spinal injury. On admission, he was on tracheostomy and RT tubes and was not able to walk but now he is eating by himself and walking with support. This has all been possible because of the amazing physiotherapy t...
eam and the highest quality equipment that is available only at HCAH. I would like to thank them for their aggressive and consistent treatment. And for world class facilities like the tilt table, anti-gravity table to ensure a speedy recovery. I strongly recommend HCAH as the best Rehab center in Bangalore.

Kummara Manohar, 50


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Frequently Asked Questions

Our multidisciplinary team conducts a baseline evaluation and prepares a personalized care plan. The goal setting is presented and agreed with the family to set realistic and mutually agreeable goals for enhanced recovery.

The duration and outcome of spine rehab depend on multiple factors like the severity of the injury, specific individual factors, and the patient's motivation. Early initiation of quality care improves the scope for overall physical, functional, and mental well-being and ensures faster recovery.

HCAH provides a comprehensive range of medical equipment for rental and purchase. Our Care Centers are equipped with state-of-the-art medical equipment that helps in improving all aspects of physical recovery. 

Dedicated team members for different specialties work together in the Spine care program to bring you the best possible recovery. The team includes an Orthopedic Surgeon, Neurologist, Physiotherapist, Occupational Therapist, Physiatrist, Respiratory Therapist, a Dietician, a Psychologist, Skilled nurses, and Caregivers.

  • Early, efficient, and empowering rehab program
  • Personalized care plan
  • Experienced multidisciplinary team
  • Focus on maintenenace and strengthening of muscle function
  • Exercises aimed at the redevelopment of fine motor skills
  • Empowerment and training to learn adaptive techniques to live with a possible disability
  • Prevention of complications
  • Infection control and quality care
  • Education and involvement of the family
  • Positive methods aimed at rebuilding your life
  • State-of-the-art rehab equipment
  • Home like environment

Yes. Our expert will assess the severity of your symptoms and suggest what suits best for your specific needs: Spine Care program at home or at the HCAH care center.

Our multidisciplinary team conducts a baseline evaluation and prepares a personalized care plan. The goal setting is presented and agreed with the family to set realistic and mutually agreeable goals for enhanced recovery. However, our primary objectives stay consistent across all our cases:

  • To bring back the lost physical and emotional strength
  • To enhance functional independence with adaptive techniques and task-specific training
  • To provide the necessary medical care and prevent complications
  • To improve the overall quality of life and return to social integration

What is Spinal Cord Injury?

A spinal cord injury occurs when the spinal cord, a vital bundle of nerves responsible for relaying messages between the brain and the body, sustains damage or trauma. This type of injury often leads ...Read More

What is Spinal Cord Injury?

A spinal cord injury occurs when the spinal cord, a vital bundle of nerves responsible for relaying messages between the brain and the body, sustains damage or trauma. This type of injury often leads to a loss of function and sensation below the specific level of damage. The severity and extent of the injury can vary significantly, resulting in temporary impairments or, in more severe cases, permanent paralysis.
Spinal cord injuries can occur due to a range of factors, such as accidents, falls, sports-related incidents, or specific medical conditions. The impact of a spinal cord injury is contingent upon the extent and position of the damage. Typical complications may include diminished mobility, alterations in sensory perception, challenges with bladder and bowel control, respiratory issues, and modifications in sexual function.
Spinal cord injury treatment generally encompasses a comprehensive approach that involves medical management, rehabilitation therapies, assistive devices, and psychological support. The aim is to optimize functioning, enhance the quality of life, and facilitate independence for people with spinal cord injuries. Close collaboration with healthcare professionals specializing in spinal cord injury is crucial to creating an individualized treatment plan and receiving continuous care and support.

Types of Spinal Cord Injury

There are two primary classifications or types of spinal cord injury. They are as given below:

  1. Complete Spinal Cord Injury: Individuals experiencing a complete spinal cord injury will encounter a complete loss of voluntary movement or sensation below the level of damage (or injury). This happens due to the damaged section of the spinal cord blocking the transmission of signals, resulting in complete paralysis.
  2. Incomplete Spinal Cord Injury: Incomplete spinal cord injuries manifest with varying degrees of sensory and motor function retained below the injury level. The degree of impairment can vary significantly, from partial paralysis to the retention of movement and sensation.
In both complete and incomplete spinal cord injuries, the severity and impact on bodily functions are determined by the specific location and extent of damage within the vertebrae. It must be noted that each case of spinal cord injury is unique, and the effects can vary among individuals.

Benefits Of Spinal Physiotherapy & Exercises

Spinal physiotherapy and exercises offer several benefits, particularly for individuals who have sustained spinal cord injuries. These benefits are:

  1. Improved Mobility: Spinal physiotherapy helps enhance mobility and functional abilities by targeting specific muscle groups and joints. It aims to enhance strength, flexibility, and coordination, ultimately fostering greater autonomy in everyday tasks and activities.
  2. Pain Management: Spinal physiotherapy techniques, such as manual therapy and therapeutic exercises, can effectively reduce pain associated with spinal cord injuries. These interventions help alleviate muscle spasms, reduce inflammation, and promote better posture and alignment.
  3. Enhanced Spinal Stability: Spinal cord injury physiotherapy includes exercises that aim to strengthen the muscles surrounding the spine. This helps provide better stability and support to the injured area, reducing the risk of further complications and improving overall spinal health.
  4. Respiratory Function Improvement: Spinal cord injuries can affect respiratory function. Physiotherapy interventions like breathing exercises and chest physiotherapy techniques can optimize lung capacity, improve respiratory muscle strength, and enhance overall breathing efficiency.
Prevention of Secondary Complications: Spinal physiotherapy plays a crucial role in preventing secondary complications such as muscle atrophy, pressure sores, and joint contractures. Through targeted exercises, stretching, and positioning techniques, it helps maintain joint flexibility, muscle strength, and skin integrity.

Why HCAH Rehab For Spinal Cord Injury Recovery?

HCAH Rehab provides unique and specialized services for spinal cord injury recovery, with a focus on spinal cord strengthening exercises and tailored physiotherapy for spinal injuries. Here are some reasons to choose HCAH for your spinal cord injury recovery:

  1. Expertise in Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation: HCAH Rehab has a team of highly skilled healthcare professionals with expertise in spinal cord injury rehabilitation. These professionals possess extensive knowledge and experience in addressing the unique needs and challenges associated with spinal injuries.
  2. Personalized Treatment Plans: At HCAH Rehab, we understand the individuality of each spinal cord injury. Our approach involves creating personalized treatment plans that are tailored to the specific condition, goals, and preferences of each person. This customized approach ensures that the rehabilitation process is optimized for maximum effectiveness.
  3. Comprehensive Spinal Cord Strengthening Exercises: HCAH Rehab offers a range of targeted exercises specifically designed to strengthen the spinal muscles and improve stability. These exercises play a crucial role in enhancing overall spinal health and promoting functional recovery.
  4. Advanced Physiotherapy Techniques: HCAH Rehab employs advanced physiotherapy techniques to address the diverse needs of spinal cord injury patients. These techniques may include manual therapy, therapeutic exercises, electrotherapy, and assistive device training, among others.
Convenient Home-Based Care: HCAH Rehab provides the convenience of home-based care, eliminating the need for frequent travel to a healthcare facility. This approach enhances comfort, reduces stress, and allows for a more personalized and familiar environment for recovery.