Prashant Mukkannavar

Associate Professor
SDM college of Of Physiotherap...


Awards and achievements (2)

  • Feb 2014
    Received Second prize for research paper -“PELVIC GIRDLE PAIN DURING PREGNANCY AND POSTPARTUM: A PROSPECTIVE COHORT STUDY OF PREVALENCE AND RISK FACTORS” at 52nd Annual Conference of The Indian Association of Physiotherapists (IAP) at Indore between 14th to 16th February, 2014.
  • Aug 2007
    Awarded for best research paper titled “A comparative study of left and right hand grip strength in different positions of shoulder and elbow” at 1ST WORLD CONGRESS ON MANUAL THERAPY held at Mangalore.
  • Independent Researcher


I believe in hard work and Optimism that loves me to work in a group. I have motivation, dynamism, dedication and capability to absorb and deliver my best of efforts to prove my abilities and to come up to your utmost expectation. I believe in my strength as my leadership skill, self-confidence, motivation, communication, management skills and adapting to new environments. I am competent and hard-working individual, whom has remained flexible with regards to working hours and adapted to changes by applying known skills to new challenges.

To seek a job which coincides with my knowledge, clinical skills, Research in the field of physiotherapy.
To be part of an organization which offers a challenging and a growth-oriented work environment and helps me to put my education and abilities to its maximum use.
A position that ensures my dignity, updates the knowledge with efficient clinical skills

Present appointment: Asst.Prof in S.D.M College of Physiotherapy, Dharwad.

Ph D scholar: Enrolled as PhD scholar at K.L.E university in 2007 June

Work Experience: - (TOTAL 6 years)

Presently working as a full time Asst.Prof in S.D.M College of physiotherapy, Sattur, Dharwad, from 01-07-2006 to date.

Worked as JUNIOR LECTURER in K.L.E Society’s Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Belgaum, from 30-11-2002 to 30-12-2003.

Worked as ASSISTANT LECTURER in D.Y.Patil Education Society’s Medical College Kolhapur, from 01-09-2001 to 30-11-2002.

Worked as GUEST LECTURER in D.Y.Patil Education Society’s Medical College Kolhapur from 01-02-2001 to 31-08-2001.

Worked as CHIEF PHYSIOTHERAPIST in Rotary Physiotherapy Center Kolhapur from 01-09-2000 to 31-08-2001.
Clinical Experience: -

Worked as CONSULTANT PHYSIOTHERAPIST in Dakshata Hospital, Belgaum from 01-12-2002 to 30-12-2003.

Worked as CONSULTANT PHYSIOTHERAPIST in Dr.Kiran Doshi Orthopedic Clinic, Kolhapur from 01-05-2001 to 31-08-2002.

1.As Author: Mukkannavar P B, Effect of combination therapy [TENS & Ultrasound] and ischaemic compression in the treatment of active myofascial trigger points. Journal of exercise science and physiotherapy 2008, vol 4, No.2:95-103.
2.As Co-author: Parvatikar V, Mukkannavar P B Comparative study of grip strength in different positions of shoulder and Elbow with wrist in neutral and extension. Journal of exercise science and physiotherapy 2009, Vol. 5, No. 2,:131-139.
3.As Author: Mukkannavar P B, (Accepted) A COMPARATIVE STUDY OF LEFT AND RIGHT HAND GRIP STRENGTH IN DIFFERENT POSITIONS OF SHOULDER AND ELBOW. Indian Journal of Physiotherapy & Occupational therapy
4.As co-author: For The Assessment of Maximal Inspiratory Mouth Pressure in Healthy Individuals of Different Age Group: Normal Values. Indian Journal of Physiotherapy & Occupational therapy

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