Dr. Snehal Deshpande
BSC (PT), PGDHHM, NDT SI
Dr Snehal Deshpande is working as a Consultant and Head of Department Pediatric Physiotherapy at Dr L H Hiranadani
Hospital since February 2004. She is well-respected and an important member of the Physiotherapy fraternity. With 27
years of experience she has grown into the profession with immense grace, sincerity and perseverance. Her contribution
towards the field of Paediatrics has been vast owing to her passion and dedication towards improving the quality of life of
the special kid's population. Having started as an individual therapist today has an organization with around 50 therapists
and consultants in fully equipped centers treating children with developmental disabilities across India.
She has been one of the pioneers of the genesis of the Pediatrics Rehabilitation in India and achieved certification in all
relevant techniques necessary for paediatric rehabilitation such as NDT (Neurodevelopment Therapy - Basic and advanced)
and SI (Sensory Integration), Connections and Attachment, Kinesiotaping, Theraband, Paediatric orthopaedics, Gait and
many more.She is an honorary member of the Board of Studies at NMIMS School of Sciences and also MBA in
Entrepreneurship and Family Business. Dr Snehal has trained over 1000 physiotherapists and occupational therapists
through workshops and observer-ship programs.
Her field of interest are Management and excellence in Pediatric Physiotherapy. Social cause has been an integral part of
Dr Snehal's life and has organized and attended various camps in semi-rural and rural areas of the country to increase the
awareness of developmental disabilities.