DPT Degree at Lahore Medical & Dental College

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Doctor of Physiotherapy  (DPT)

Where could this DPT degree take you?

If you are securing DPT admission, it becomes important to understand what prospects are available to you in your professional life. A DPT degree culminates into several career paths like practice, research, teaching, etc. Our DPT degree is a professional qualification that can help you land prestigious positions and help you materialize your career goals.

Patient Care & Practice

As professionals, most graduates decide to practice at hospitals and inpatient rehabilitation facilities. You can provide care to patients with chronic and short-term issues. While some of you might end up working in an emergency, most physical therapists work during the rehabilitation phase to provide intensive therapy to patients.

Clinical Research

Physical therapists also end up conducting research and work on solutions and management of chronic health conditions and injuries. Your work in research can have a significant impact on patients and their quality of life.

Teaching

Some of you may opt to teach future students of physical therapy and carry on the mantle of medical education forward. This career path is best for those who enjoy academics. You can also land positions as coordinators, teachers, and supervisors for future physical therapists under training.

Elderly Care

There is renewed interest in the field of physical therapy for the elderly. With a growing elder population, there is a huge potential to provide your skills at nursing facilities or end up managing your patients who need help with independence, quality of life, and mobility.

Sports Physio

The growing sports community in Pakistan provides a new career path for physical therapists. You may end up working with the biggest names and teams in sports to help them with injuries, movement, and training them to avoid physical damage.

Entrepreneurship

If you have a strong focus and are determined to build something of your own, this might just be the qualification you need. Physical therapists can end up working as CEOs in their businesses like exercise portals, telemedicine apps, and working on manufacturing and improvement of support material for physical disabilities and conditions.

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