Physical Therapy, also known as physiotherapy is a dynamic profession concerned with evaluation and rehabilitation of patient disabled by pain, disease, or injury and their treatment by physical therapeutic measure. The objective of the program is to produce group of highly competent physiotherapists to fulfil the increasing at national and international level.
The doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) – 5 years program is a Post-baccalaureate degree conferred upon successful completion of duration. The DPT Degree was created by American Physiotherapy Association (APTA). The “Vision 2020” states that “By 2020, physical therapy will be provided by physical therapists who are doctors of physiotherapy recognized by consumers & other health-care professionals as the practitioners of choice to whom consumers have direct access for the diagnosis of, intervention for, & prevention of impairments, functional limitations, & disabilities related to movement, function & health.
The Al-Razi Institute started DPT program, a five-year program, having 10 semesters. Each semester is of 6 months which includes 18-20 weeks of education, examination and semester break. The mission of Al-Razi Institute is to discover, disseminate, and apply knowledge in the various areas of the health sciences.