Dr. Heena S. Garude
Department of Physiotherapy
Msc.PT, Cert. MDT, C.M.P.


Dr. Garude is the Chief Physiotherapist in Lilavati Hospital for more than 15 years & expanded the department from strength of 2 physiotherapists to 24 physiotherapists of varying specialities namely musculoskeletal, neurosciences-adult and paediatric, cardiac and pulmonary.

She has about 25 years of work experience in Physiotherapy since completing postgraduation. She has worked for 3 years in NHS Hospitals, UK as part of her overseas assignment.

Area Of Interest

  • Musculoskeletal conditions
  • Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy - Spine & Extremities
  • Comprehensive shoulder care
  • Hand rehabilitation including complex reconstruction & re-implantation cases

Awards and Recognition

  • Director with McKenzie Institute India
  • Instrumental in starting free interactive education sessions for Cardiac &Pulmonary Rehabilitation patients.
  • Presented a paper on Patient Empowerment along with a case study at McKenzie Symposium Nov 2015.