WELCOME TO OFFICIAL WEBSITE OF KARNATAKA STATE PHYSIOTHERAPY FEDERATION           

ABOUT KSPF:
The Physiotherapy Association in Karnataka State is formed in 1996 and it is renamed in 2011 as “KARNATAKA STATE PHYSIOTHERAPY FEDERATION”
(Note: It is also referred to as K.S.P.F. for the sake of brevity)

Karnataka State Physiotherapy Federation provides direction to the physiotherapy profession; inspiring excellence in practice, uplifting education and research, providing effective physiotherapy services; and positions the physiotherapy profession as integral to the health and wellness of People. 

KSPF is committed to bring innovation in physiotherapy through the provision of advocacy, professional development and career support services for KSPF members, enabling them to be successful in their careers and in providing quality physiotherapy services to the People. 



  • To create awareness and spread physical health amongst Rural and Urban women, children and men and to educate them about prevention and health care benefits.

  • To provide free Physiotherapy treatment to Rural community, poor, downtrodden and needy at village level by conducting Physio Camps periodically.

  • To promote, guide, sponsor, programme for physical welfare, upliftment, rehabilitate in rural and urban area by imparting knowledge by incurring expenditure or at concessional affordable cost to the needy, economically weaker section of the society.

  • To encourage youth to take-up Physiotherapy course and profession. To serve mankind and eradicate physical suffering.

  • To maintain a register of members of the KSPF and to provide Membership registration number of physiotherapists.

  • To ensure the formation of the Karnataka state Council for Physiotherapy.

  • To convene meetings, organize camps, lecture, seminars, publish literature, to educate general public about physiotherapy.

  • To impact high quality of physiotherapy education by adapting scientific teaching & training techniques. 

  • To represent the physiotherapist’s at meeting, conferences conveyed by a professional, government and other organizations at stage and national level.

  • To publish literature, magazines, journals, newsletters etc. for the uplift of Physiotherapy in KSPF. 

  • To ensure the opening of the indoor patients departments in the Government Medical Colleges of Karnataka, as well as in districts, and taluk hospitals.

  • To ensure proper grading according to the qualification in physiotherapy.

  • To ensure the ethical practices and promote high professional standards of the physiotherapy by the members of the KSPF.

  • To ensure the participation of the physiotherapist in the inter college competitions organized by the institutions/agencies recognized by the Government.

  • To ensure the development of the personality of the faculties of different physiotherapy colleges in the state/national/international level.


The Logo of Karnataka State Physiotherapy Federation reflects the Rich Ideals & The Core values upon which our various foundations have been built.

               On either side of the Logo we have the symbols of Speed , Velocity & Swiftness which turn into wings as the motion of the body propels it to higher planes.

               Below the motif of the wheel taken from Ancient American Indian Script represents life in all its phases from womb to tomb, the spokes showing the 4 stages of life from infancy , Youth  , middle & old age which encompasses the range of care we provide.

               This Culminates in our Moto “ Enduring  Power “ which not only represents  strength & energy  but along with it durability & steadiness, epitomizing that physical fitness is not only one of the most important keys to a healthy body, it is the basis of dynamic & creative intellectual activity.

               The symbol “ PT “ in the form of Human appearance represents all the physiotherapists in Karnataka state with longstanding ethical values & professional principles of respect & dignity  for autonomy, responsibility, trustworthiness & integrity of the profession.


Central working Members
Name with details
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EXECUTIVE PRESIDENT(CC)

 

Prof.U.T. Ifthikar Ali
Address:  Professor in Physiotherapy,

Dr. M.V. Sheety College of Physiotherapy,
Mangalore - 13.

Contact: 9449836871

PRESIDENT Ayyappan.V.R
Address: 13(102)/1 Gowli Street, Madikeri
Kodagu District- 571201

Contact: +91 9886291325
e-mail: ayyappan28@gmail.com
VICE PRESIDENT

Vuppalapati Sasidhar

Address: S/0 V. Subramanyam Naidu,No.03, Sri Sai nilayam, 1st Main 1st Cross, Thindlu, Banaglore-560 097.

Contact: 9663314071.

e-mail:shashiphysio@gmail.com

GENERAL SECRETARY

 

Former General Secretary

Akshata N Sirigeri

Address: D/o Arun Kumar 
Akalwadi, Janaki Ram Book House, 
Subhash Road, 
Dharward -580001 


JOINT SECRETARY

 Sai Mahendra
Address: C/o Vijaya Kumar B.C, S/o Shri Late B. Chandraiha,
No, 23, Sai Nilaya, Jawaharlal Street, Seshadripuram,
Bangalore- 560020, Karnataka 

Contact:+919886730136/9060934046
email: drsai_mahe@yahoo.co.in

TREASURER

 

Roopa Lokesh

HOD, Department of Physiotherapy, Sapthagiri Medical College and Hospital. Bangalore.

Address: C/o C. Lokesh 
AECS layout 2nd stage
Sanjay Nagar
Bangalore- 560 094 

Contact: +91997209898
Resi: 080-234160320
email: roopalokesh8@gmail.com

EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE MEMBER

 Madhulika Vasant Horatti
Address: Hubli

Contact: +91984561757
email: madhulikaaparanji@gmail.com

EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE MEMBER 

 

Santosh Jiddimani
Address: Near Astagi theatre
Mahalingpur- 587 312
Mudhol Taluk
Bagalkot 

Contact: +919886945484/+91903673574
email: jiddi_21@rediffmail.com

EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE MEMBER 

Sai Kumar. N

Principal, Department of Physiotherapy, Sanjay Gandhi Institute of Trauma and orthopedics, Bengaluru.

Chairman, Board of Studies, Faculty of Physiotherapy, Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Karnataka.

Address: Flat no. G1, KKR Vajra Appartments,
155/A-3, RMV 2nd Stage 
4th Block, MLA Layout, 
Bengaluru-560094. 

Contact: +91 9591111770
e-mail: nansreddy@gmail.com

EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE MEMBER 

NAVEEN .G

Lecturer in Physiotherapy,

Garden City College of Physiotherapy, Bangalore.

Contact: +919740170943

e-mail: victorynaveen1@gmail.com



Advisory Committee
Name with details
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PLANNING AND ADVISORY COMMITTEE CHARIMAN (CC)

Prof. Pravin Aaron
Address: Principal
Padmashree institute of Physiotherapy
Nagar bhavi Bengaluru -72

Senate Member, Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Karnataka


Contact: +91 9343345103

e-mail: pipprincipal@gmail.com

PLANNING AND ADVISORY COMMITTEE MEMBER

Manjunatha. H
Address: Principal
Florence College of Physiotherapy
Bengaluru.

Contact: +919886277745

e-mail: neurompt@rediffmail.com

PLANNING AND ADVISORY COMMITTEE MEMBER

Sridhar. S
Address: Assistant Professor
Kempegouda Institute of Physiotherapy, Bengaluru.

Contact: +919945683994

e-mail: 

PLANNING AND ADVISORY COMMITTEE MEMBER

Sushma Krishna
Physiotherapist,
Bengaluru.

Contact: +91 9844029528

e-mail: sushk14@gmail.com