Dr. Ankit Bhargava: Shaping the Future of Physiotherapy in India
In the world of healthcare, it takes more than just a degree to make a difference. It takes passion, diligence, and constant hard work to create impact that leads to innumerable healthy lives. Dr. Ankit Bhargava, the Founder and Director of ABHIAHS Healthcare, is the embodiment of these attributes, helping people with his deep knowledge in the field and years of experience. With an unending list of qualifications and a vision to transform the field of healthcare, he stands as a light of hope for patients seeking quality care and education in the healthcare domain.
Dr. Bhargava holds a double PhD from prestigious institutions in Singapore and the USA, specializing in Musculoskeletal disorders and Sports Physiotherapy. His educational accolades are complemented by multiple degrees and certifications, showcasing his zest for continuous learning and growth. With over 13 years of extensive clinical, research, and academic experience under his belt, Dr. Bhargava is a true luminary in his field. As the Dean/Director of the Faculty of Physiotherapy & Diagnostics at Jayoti Vidyapeeth Women’s University, Jaipur, he plays a pivotal role in shaping the future of aspiring physiotherapists.
Dr. Bhargava’s accomplishments know no bounds. As India’s first and only Honorary Professor at Exeter College, University of Oxford, he is one of the most prominent names in the field of academia. His pioneering role as India’s first Industrial and Adventure Sports Physiotherapist has pushed the boundaries of physiotherapy to a new level. Notably, Dr. Bhargava is the sole Indian Physiotherapist to have received medals from the Government of India, State Government, and the President of India. He has successfully established and managed physiotherapy and fitness centers in both industrial and educational settings, emphasizing holistic wellness.
With groundbreaking work in developing ergonomic programs for industries, Dr. Bhargava has redefined workplace health. His extensive research has led to the creation of innovative treatment techniques. His collaborations with various National and International Organizations and Teams showcase his global impact. He has served as a personal physiotherapist to numerous celebrities and exhibited his leadership by single-handedly establishing physiotherapy departments in universities. Right from treating patients at an astonishing altitude of 18,500 feet to being certified in over 25 international techniques, Dr. Bhargava’s contributions to physiotherapy in India are nothing short of extraordinary. Moreover, his authorship of multiple books further exemplifies his expertise in the field.
Dr. Bhargava’s adhesion towards bringing change in his industry led to the establishment of ABHIAHS Healthcare. In an era where healthcare can sometimes be overshadowed by business interests, Dr. Bhargava’s mission is clear: to prioritize the well-being of patients above all else. He states, “When I started my journey, I had worked on my skills first and then started providing quality treatments with the guarantee of resolving their pain issues without spending much of patients’ money.”
Having treated over 100,000 patients in 15 years, Dr. Bhargava’s confidence in his diagnosis and treatment is well-founded. He has saved countless surgeries and achieved astonishing results for his patients. His commitment to raising the standards of education in physiotherapy is evident in his motto for ABHIAHS: “Be the best and learn from the best.”