1. Indian Institute of Sports Medicine (IISM)
About the Institute
An educational institute aimed at promoting sports fitness in the country, the Indian Institute of Sports Medicine is founded by Dr. Kannan Pugazhendi to reform the health and fitness world. IISM is a non-profit organization which emerges from the parent organization of SPARRC institute. Spread across 14 locations in India, SPARRC is a full-fledged pioneering sports institute of the country.
It provides sports medicine support and sports specific training for international, national sports performers and translates sports medicine principles for the general population towards holistic wellness.
The following comprehensive courses are offered by the institute:
- Health & Fitness Instructor Course (Level 1)
- Health & Fitness Instructor Course (Level 2)
- Fitness Training & Gym Facility Management Certificate Program (Level 3)
- Diploma in Myofascial Trigger Point Therapy
2. Centre for Sports and Science
Centre for Sports and Science is founded by Prof. S. Arumugam, who is a specialist in medicine and surgery with American Board Diplomate in internal medicine. Prof. Arumugam also holds M.S degree in Orthopaedics along with an Honorary FRCS award from the Royal College of Surgeons, Glasgow.
At the Sports Medicine division of Centre for Sports Science, there are athletes from all levels – from recreational to professional. The following facilities are offered:
- Sports Physician Consultations
- Periodic Health Assessment and treatment of athletes
- Medical management of injuries, illnesses and other conditions
- Advice regarding Supplements and Medications with respect to Doping test concerns
- Therapeutic Use Exemption certificates
- Immunisation and Vaccination
- Prevention of Travel and food-related medical disorders
- Medical Fitness Testing and Certification regarding Recommendations for Rest and Return to Play
- Medical Clearance for Exercise and Rehab programs during or after injuries and illness
- Procedures like Muscle Biopsy, Intra-articular and Intra-lesional injections
- Age assessment
3. S10 Sports Medicine and High-Performance Centre
Launched by S10 health which is a dynamic e-commerce healthcare delivery platform which is actively promoted by leading healthcare industry veterans and physicians, the Sports Medicine and High-Performance Centre is a pioneering healthcare premise in the city which caters to both sports and fitness enthusiasts ambitious for an awarding performance in sports.
4. The National Sports Medicine Center
A one of its kind health clinic extending quality care in diagnosing, treating, and rehabilitating sports persons with sports-related injuries, the National Sports Medicine Center also extends services for orthopedic ailments and effective management of joint and muscle problems.
Founded in 1997 by Dr. Madhu Thottapillil, the Center not just manages but also treats injuries or ailments. They also help the patients by empowering them in a methodical and confident manner.
5. Sri Ram Chandra Institute of Higher Education and Research
Sri Ramachandra Institute of Higher Education and Research (Deemed to be University), is ranked among the top health sciences universities in India. It is a private not-for-profit self-financing institution and dedicated to serving society as a center of excellence with an emphasis on medical education, research, and health care.
Dr. PR Ashwin Vijay is an Orthopaedist with 9 years of experience in the field. He has treated patients with lower back pain, shoulder pain, knee pain, and other such issues.
Having completed his educational qualification in Ms. Orthopaedics from the institute, Dr. Ashwin is a leading expert in treating the following health conditions:
- Diagnosing and treating arthritis
- Spinal injury
- Cartilage issue
- Bone trauma
- Knee pain
6. Dr. MGR Educational and Research Institute, Chennai
Aiming to bring about change and progress through education, Dr. M.G.R Educational and Research Institute University was started with a vision of providing a better foothold for the students of today to face the challenges.
Being aware of the demand that is placed on the youth today, Dr. M.G.R. Educational and Research Institute University have preserved to nurture and groom young men and women through Engineering, Medical, Dental and Humanities, and Sciences.