DPT Degree at Lahore Medical & Dental College

Doctor of Physiotherapy  (DPT)

Doctor of Physiotherapy (DPT)

Doctor of physiotherapy (DPT degree) offers the students a program that explores the rehabilitation strategies and the environment they are used in for patients suffering from acute and long-term conditions. Lahore Medical and Dental College is affiliated with the University of Health Sciences for the Physiotherapy program since 2008.

In 2012, the Lahore College of Physiotherapy was founded as a new landmark and started the entry-level Doctor of Physiotherapy (DPT) program. The Lahore College of Physiotherapy is housed in a dedicated space, in a new and purposely built campus housing the auditorium, lecture halls, faculty offices, management, and other facilities.

The College of Physiotherapy is supported by a modern and fully equipped physiotherapy department and rehabilitation gymnasium. The staff includes physiotherapists with extraordinary academic and clinical skills and exceptional qualities. The Doctor of physical therapy degree at LMDC is run by a large team of academics that are involved in research and teaching students about the ins and outs of physical recovery.
Here is why you should get your Doctor of Physiotherapy degree at LMDC:

  • Hands-On Learning
  • World-Renowned Faculty
  • Purpose Built Campus
Duration Start Date Program Type
Full-time: 5 years Flexible start dates DPT Degree

DPT Degree Structure

One of the most significant areas of concern when securing DPT admission is to understand the degree structure and the relevant DPT courses you will be studying for five years. The program incorporates unique elements of theory, practice, and research. The focus is primarily on delivering relevant knowledge to the students using innovative teaching methods that contextualize learning.

Here are the details of the DPT courses, that you will be studying when enrolled in the doctor of physical therapy program at LMDC:

Sr No. Year Subject Breakdown Hours Per Year
1 First Year

Anatomy

Physiology

Kinesiology & Biomechanics

Islamic (Ethics) & Pakistan Studies

Behavioral Sciences

Introduction To Computer

400

300

450

150

150

50

2 Second Year

Anatomy

Physiology

Kinesiology & Ergonomics

Biochemistry & Genetics

Medical Physics

Behavioral Sciences

Health And Wellness

450

300

300

200

200

50

50

3 Third Year

Pathology & Microbiology

Pharmacology

Physical Agents & Electrotherapy

Therapeutic Exercises & Techniques

Behavioral Sciences

Teaching Methodology & Community Medicine
Supervised Clinical Practice 1 & 2

300

200

300

400

100

100

200

4 Fourth Year

Medicine

Surgery

Musculoskeletal and Neurological Physical Therapy

Radiology & Diagnostic Imaging and Emergency Procedures and Primary Care

Biostatistics & Evidence Based Practice

Supervised Clinical Practice 3 & 4

200

200

400

100

300

200

5 Fifth Year

Cardiopulmonary, Obs-Gynea, Integumentry & Manual Physical
Therapy

Clinical Decision Making & Differential Diagnosis

Scientific Inquiry, Research Methodology & Research Project

Professional Practice & Community Based Rehabilitation

Paediatric, Geriatric, Sports & Prosthetics & Orthotics Physical Therapy

Supervised Clinical Practice 5 & 6

500

100

350

100

350

200

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