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Board of Directors Management Team Sports Science Team

We’re a group of hard-working, humble problem solvers that enjoy finding solutions to new challenges.

Physiotherapist


• Bachelor of Physiotherapy from MAEER's Physiotherapy College,Talegaon-Pune, India.
• Certificate of Music Therapy at MET, Mumbai.
• Masters of Musculoskeletal and Sports Physiotherapy,University of South Australia, Adelaide, Australia.
• Worked in a sports injury clinic in Australia as a consultant physiotherapist for one year.
• Worked as a sports trainer and a physiostherapist at West Gambier Football club, at Mount Gambier, Australia for one season.
• The education and the work experience in Australia has been vital in developing his clinical skills.
Strengths:
• Manual Therapy (Mobilization, manipulation, neurodynamic mobilisation and soft tissue techniques) Biomechanical correction and clinical reasoning.
• Currently working at Patiala with the OGQ boxers at National Institute of Sports.

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Physiotherapist


• MPT (Musculoskeletal and Sports), Dr. M.V Shetty College of Physiotherapy, Mangalore, Karnataka. Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bangalore
• BPT, Dr. M.V Shetty College of Physiotherapy, Mangalore, Karnataka. Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bangalore
• Working as a Sports Physiotherapist and Fitness trainer at the Pro -Tennis Academy, Vasant Kunj Sports Complex, New Delhi
• Working with the Olympic Gold Quest as a Sports Physiotherapist
• Worked as Doping Control Officer at the International Rugby Tournament, England India Series and presently working at the ICC Women’s Women’s world cup as the lead Dope Control officer.
• Worked in the Hari Ram International Wrestling Grand Prix as a Physiotherapist
• Worked as Physiotherapist for the “National Swimming Team”at Sports Authority of India
• Worked as Sports Physiotherapist at the Senior Nationals Judo Championship in March 2011
• Worked as the Sports Physiotherapist for the AITA Talent Series tennis tournament (Under 18 years-Boys and Girls)
• Worked as a Sports Physiotherapist in the Common Wealth Games CWG Delhi 2010 at the Full Bore Shooting Championship
• Experienced in Biomechanical analysis of Sports and Sports Performance. Working on-field using Manual therapy, exercises, sports-specific rehabilitation and fitness training.

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Physiotherapist


• Experience with sports and medical teams in Australia and India
• Bachelor of Physiotherapy from Bhopal, India and six month internship from Bombay hospital, Mumbai. Master of Manual therapy, Musculoskeletal & Sports Physiotherapy at University of South Australia, Adelaide.
• Had a very successful stint for two years as a Consultant Physiotherapist with Football & Soccer club, Adelaide, Australia Gained valuable clinical skills & experience while working as a Physiotherapist at West Gippsland Hospital, Melbourne, Australia.
• Worked as an Assistant professor at People’s university, Bhopal.
• Voluntary worked in Ankur Cricket Club, Bhopal as a Sports Physiotherapist.
• Was invited to give a lecture on Sports Injury & Management at National Sports Conference at Kolkata.
• Professional strengths included: Manual Therapy (Mobilization and Manipulation), Biomechanical Correction, Sports Message, Dry Needling as well as Clinical Reasoning.
• Worked with Indian Senior Men's Boxing Team at National Institute of Sports, Patiala for around two years.
• Helped M C Mary Kom in Physical fitness to comeback after 2012 olympic.
• Was worked with Walkers, Runners, Javelin throwers, Weight Lifters, Shooters, Archers etc.
• Presently working with Saina Nehwal as a Personal Physiotherapist in PPBA, Bangalore from last six months.

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Physiotherapist


Dr.Sumita Jain completed her Masters of Physiotherapy with specialization in Musculoskeletal Disorder and Sports Physiotherapy and Bachelor of Physiotherapy fromDr.M.V.Shetty College of Physiotherapy, Mangalore, Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Karnataka.
Before working with Olympic Gold Quest as Sports Physiotherapist, she has worked as a consultant and chief Physiotherapist in Portea Medicals and as a Physiotherapist in Yash Physiotherapy and Sports Injury Clinic, Sports Health Incorporated. She also participated in ICC Women’s Cricket World Cup 2013 in the role of Chaperon under Sports Drug Testing International. She was the Dope Control Officer and Co ordinator in India Zimbabwe Test Cricket series, 2013under Sports Drug Testing International. She has also worked with junior Table Tennis Academy, junior football club in Delhi.
She has also worked in Orthopedic OPD, Physiotherapy OPD and IPD, ICU, Trauma Ward, Prosthetics and Orthotics Department & Ortho-Pediatric Department as external postings during the Master’s Program.

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Physiotherapist


• Studied Bachelors of Physiotherapy from Seth GS Medical College, Mumbai
• A Certified Mulligan Practitioner
• Specialised in Dry Needling and various taping techniques
• Completed course of Neurodynamic Solutions under Dr. Kiran Challagundla
• Worked for a year as an Asst. Physiotherapist at Physiohealth Clinic, Mumbai
• Also worked at Live Active Physiotherapy, Mumbai.

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Sports Physiotherapist


MSPT (Sports) from Faculty of Sports medicine and Physiotherapy, Guru Nanak Dev University Amritsar, Punjab.

  • Secured 3rd Position in MSPT (Sports) in university, awarded with Bronze medal.
  • Bachelor of Physiotherapy from Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University, New Delhi.
  • Worked in Sri Balaji medical institute and HCL Healthcare Avitas as a Clinical Physiotherapist.
  • Worked as Physiotherapist for District level Gymnasts in Amritsar, Punjab
  • Worked as Physiotherapist in Salomon Bhatti lakes Ultra marathon Global racers team 2016 in Faridabad.
  • Worked as a Teaching Faculty ( Specialist) for 04 weeks course on “Prevention of Training Injuries” in Central Reserve Police Force Academy, Kadarpur, Gurugram, Haryana.
  • Associated with “Grow Fit Grow Strong Academy”, Gurugram and participated in various corporate wellness Programme.
  • Has done research on “To access the Reliability and validity factor of Gymnasts fitness measurement tool in Indian Gymnasts” and already published one paper on above topic.
  • Specialised in Manual therapy and exercise physiology.
  • Currently working at New Delhi with the OGQ sponsored Wrestlers at Chatrasal stadium, Model Town and Sports Authority of India, Sonipat,

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Physiotherapist


  •  MPT (Sports Medicine) Jamia Hamdard,New Delhi
  • BPT- KMC Mangalore Manipal University, Manipal Karnataka 
  • Key professional strengths includes: Manual therapy (mobilization and manipulation, trigger point therapy, and dry needling.) Sports performance enhancement (golf, tennis, running (sprint and long distance) and wrestling) and sports biomechanics
  • Currently working as Consultant Physiotherapist at OGQ helping Padamshree Sushil Kumar (World wrestling champion &double Olympic medalist) and other wrestlers supported by OGQ.
  • Working as Senior Sports and Rehabilitation Physiotherapist at Back 2 Fitness Clinics. A sports medicine and rehabilitation clinic at Shaik Sarai New Delhi
  • Worked for Sports Drug Testing Internationals (ICC drug control program)
  • Worked for BCCI dope Control Champions League T20- 2013.
  • Voluntarily worked as sports physiotherapist for CRPF helping various CRPF teams like athletic, wushu team, wrestling team, boxing team, water polo team, and football team.
  • Worked as Sports Physiotherapist at pro-tennis academy DDA Vasant Kunj sports complex, Vasant Kunj New Delhi, India.
  • Worked as Sports Physiotherapist at Noida district football association Noida UP
  •  Worked as sports physiotherapist at noida distrct badminton association Noida UP
  • Attended as Physiotherapist for Air India Football club in 124th Durand Cup Tournament Oct 2011
  •  Attended as  Physiotherapist  for CRPF Football team in 124th Durand Cup tournament Oct 2011
  • Worked as Sports Physiotherapist for International Tennis Federation Tennis tournament held at Delhi Lawn Tennis Association from 22nd august 2009 to 7th September 2009.

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Physiotherapist


  • Master of Sports physiotherapy from ISIC Institute of Rehabilitation Sciences, New Delhi.
  • Bachelor of Physiotherapy from M.A Rangoonwala College of Physiotherapy, Pune.
  • Worked as Sports Physiotherapist at Jain academy of sporting excellence.
  • Worked as Sports Physiotherapist at Minerva FC.
  • Worked as Sports Physiotherapistat GFGS, Sports Science Centre.
  • Worked as Sports Physiotherapist in Red bull Campus CricketTournament.
  • Worked as Sports Physiotherapist ITF, Asian closed junior championships, Road to Wimbledon Masters U-14 and Rendezvous a Roland Garros, French open junior wild card Tennis competition, New Delhi.
  • Worked as Sports Physiotherapist at Harvest Tennis academy.
  • Worked as Sports Physiotherapist at Hindustan FC.
  • Certified Basic Life Support & Advanced First Aid provider.
  • Trained in “Trigger Point Dry Needling” and Taping Techniques.
  • Trained in Mulligan Concept
  • I believe in treating athletes by utilizing Manual Therapy and correcting Biomechanical imbalances.

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Sports Nutritionist


• Worked as a Sports Nutritionist with Sports Authority of India, Sonepat where she was attached with the National Campers of Wrestling, Para-athletics, Archery preparing for Olympic Games-2016 and other international competitions.
• She has completed her Masters in Food & Nutrition from Isabella Thoburn College and finished short term attachment from PGIMER, Chandigarh.
• She is a Registered Dietitian certified by the Registration Board of the Indian Dietetic Association.
• She is also a visiting faculty at National Institute of Nutrition, Hyderabad.
• In her prior assignments, she has worked as Dietitian & Nutrition Instructor at Command Hospital, Central Command (Indian Army) and at Delhi State Cancer Institute, New Delhi.

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Physical Trainer


Education & Certification
* Certified Personal Trainer
(American College of Sports Medicine)

* Certified Personal Trainer
(K11 Fitness Academy)

* Functional Strength Training
(Fitness and Sports Science Association)

* Advance Pranic Healing
(World Pranic Healing Foundation)

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Physical Trainer


  • Certified strength and conditioning coach
  • Certified physical trainer
  • Personal trainer to Olympic bronze medalist Yogeshwar Dutt

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Physiotherapist


  • Bachelor of Physiotherapy from College Physiotherapy, Pravara Institute of Medical Science, Loni (Ahmednagar, India)
  • Masters of Physiotherapy (Sports) from Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar, India.
  • Secured 2nd position in Master of Physiotherapy (Sports), Awarded with Silver medal.
  • Internationally recognized Certified Mulligan Practitioner (CMP).
  • Worked with Maharashtra Senior Football Team for Santosh Trophy.
  • Worked with Maharashtra U14 Football Team for Junior Nationals.
  • Worked with Maharashtra U17 team for exhibition match again India U17.
  • Worked with Colaba Sports League (CSL), Mumbai.

Strengths:

  • Manual Therapy (Mulligan Mobilization, Maitland Mobilization, Soft tissue manipulation
  • Dry Needling
    Currently working with junior archers supported by OGQ
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Physiotherapist


  • MSc Sports and Biomechanical Medicine from University of Dundee, Scotland, UK
  • Bachelors in Physiotherapy from Sancheti Institute and College of Physiotherapy, Pune.
  • Indian Female Wrestling Team physiotherapist for Rio Olympics 2016accompanying Bronze medalist Sakshi Malik, Vinesh and BabitaPhogat.
  • Worked at the Senior National Wrestling Camp (Female) in Lucknow for 1.5 years.
  • Physiotherapist for Bengaluru Yodhas in Pro-Wrestling League.
  • Sports Physiotherapist at Heal Institute, Mumbai.
  • Physiotherapist at Body-care Complimentary Clinic, Dundee, Scotland, UK.
  • Additional training in K-taping, Dynamic taping, Mulligan concept, Neurodyanamics, Dry Needling, ACLS and BLS.
  • Recipient of the ‘Thane Gaurav Award2016’ and finalist for Study UK Alumni Award (Professional achievement category) 2017.
  • Currently working with Pistol and Rifle shooters at Balewadi Stadium, Pune.

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Sports Nutritionist


Uma is a former national level roller and ice skater. In 2013, she graduated with a Masters of Science in sports nutrition from Mumbai University. Post graduation, she worked as a sports nutritionist with various sports clubs across Mumbai and Pune.Uma has also been the nutrition coach for Olympian DattuBhoknal and has worked with athletes in various sports including tennis, badminton, cricket, skating and triathlon.

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Physiotherapist


  • 5 years of experience working with National level athletes/Sports Teams.
  • Master’s in Sports Physiotherapy (MPT) from Amity University (Noida) in 2013.
  • Bachelor’s in Physiotherapy (BPT) from Birla Institute of Medical Research (Gwalior) in 2010.
  • Achieved a FIFA Diploma in Football Medicine in 2017.
  • Completed several courses in Anti-doping by ASADA (Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority).
  • Underwent a Technical training of Hypoxic/high altitude training by German representatives of Low Oxygen Systems Asia(LOSA) at SAI, NRC, Sonepat, Hypoxic training Chamber in 2016.
  • Worked with Sports Authority of India(posted in Sonepat SAI) with Senior National Coaching camps (Men's Wrestling majorly, Hockey, Boxing, Archery, Kabaddi, Paratheletes) training for Rio Olympics 2016 and other National/International events in 2015-17.
  • Worked as a Team Physiotherapist for National Senior Women Football Team in 2016-17.
  • Worked with Central reserve police forces(CRPF) attached with Sports teams in 2014-15.
  • Worked with Brazil International Football Academy(BIFA) in 2013-14.
  • Demonstrator in Asha Devi College of Medical Sciences and as a Consultant Physiotherapist in the associated hospital, Chandak hospital, Gwalior in 2010-11.
  • Worked with BCCI in the capacity of a Lead Doping Control Officer and with SDTI (Sports Drug testing international) as a Doping Control Officer in India.
  • Sport’s Physiotherapist in the medical team, ‘BWF International Badminton Series India Open 2015’, from 24th-29th April 2015.
  • Lead DCO in several missions all over the ICC World Cup Twenty20 2016.
  • Lead DCO in ICT, Indian Cricket team (women), ODI India Vs Sri Lanka in November 2016 in Mulapadu Cricket Stadium, Vijaywada through ICC.
  • In the field of Research, have an article published in International Journal of Sports Science (August 2013) on “The relationship between self reported functional assessment and on field functional assessment tools in hip dysfunction athletes”.
  • Book published by Lambert academic publishing (LAP), Germany titled “Functional assessment tools used to evaluate hip dysfunction athletes” in September 2014.
  • Felicitated by Regional Director, SAI Sonepat for Outstanding performance during 2015-2016 in December 2016.
  • Appreciated on records by IG CRPF for enormous contribution as a teaching and examination faculty in 12-week Physiotherapy Course in 2016 for trainers of various CRPF training Institutes conducted in CRPF Academy, Kadarpur.

Key Skills:

  • Certified Manual Therapist (Brian Mulligan’s Concept Mobilizations with movement, NAGs, SNAGs, etc).
  • Certified Neuromuscular Dry needling.
  • Certified Basic Life Support (BLS).
  • Kinesiology Taping- Static and Dynamic.
  • Several Courses in Strength and Conditioning.
  • Certificate in French from Jiwaji University, Gwalior in 2004.

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Physiotherapist


  • Working as a Physiotherapist at SRBA (Sarita Regional Boxing Academy), Imphal,Manipur.
  • Working as a Physiotherapist with OGQ.
  • BPT, MPT( Musculoskeletal Disorders and Sports) Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bangalore.
  • A member of FIMT (Federation of Indian Manual Therapists).
  • Worked as an internee in various renowned hospitals in Bangalore such as NIMHANS, SPARSH, Sanjay Gandhi Hospital of trauma and orthopaedics,Abhaya Hospital etc.
  • Worked as a Consultant Physiotherpaist at Alpine Physiotherpy Clinic,Bangalore.
  • Worked at Asaktha Poshaka Sabha (a home for the aged destitute and Orphan Children) Bangalore, as a Consultant Physiotherapists.
  • Voluntary work and Community Involvement:
    • Fitness camps conducted on various schools in Bangalore.
    • Fitness screening on various old age homes and laughing clubs for elderly in Bangalore.
  • Personal Strength: - Believe in hard work, sincerity, punctuality, enthusiasm, adaptability to learn and self Confidence.
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Physiotherapist


  • Bachelors in Physiotherapy from Kurukshetra university 2012.
  • Certified master rehab trainer Australia (2017).
  • Certified personal trainer Gold Gym University (2011).
  • Trained in manual therapy, kinesiology taping, Pilates,trigger point release.
  • Pursuing Sports injury specialist course (NESTA).
  • Worked with Dr Manuj Wadhwa(renowned orthopaedic surgeon for joint replacement)Max elite team from 2013 August to 2015 October.
  • Worked at Minerva academy football club as head physio for session, national champions for Nike Cup 16 & 17.
  • Worked with Abhinav bindra targeting performance centre Chandigarh (May – Nov 2017).
  • Personal physiotherapist for former DGP MS Malik from April 2015 to till date.
  • Personal Physiotherapist for KBS Katoch National Security Adviser for Mauritius.
  • Physiotherapist for Alfazz Singh, Davvy Singh, Happy Singh, Wamiqa Gabbi (punjabi singer and music directors).

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Physiotherapist


  • MPT in Orthopedics and Sports from KMC, Mangalore , Manipal Umiversity.
  • BPT from DES college of Physiotherapy, Pune.
  • Physiotherapist of Indian Junior Archery Team for Youth World Archery Championship, Argentina 2017.
  • Worked at Indian Junior Archery Camp for 3 months.
  • Sports Physiotherapist at HEAL institute And PhysioQinesis, Mumbai.
  • Physiotherapist at Dr.Deepak Kachalias clinic ,Mumbai.
  • Sports physiotherapist at 73rd CCI western India Squash Tournament,2016.
  • Sports Physiotherapist at National Athletics Meet, Mangalore.
  • Sports Physiotherappist for Pune International Marathon, Mumbai Standard Chartered Marathon, Thane Hiranandani Marathon.
  • Specialised in Taping, dry needling, soft tissue injury management, neurodynamics, Mobilization, prevention and injury management of sports injuries.
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Strength and Conditioning Coach


  • Masters in Sport and Exercise Science from Manipal University, Karnataka.
  • Bachelor of Occupational Therapy from Seth GS Medical College, Mumbai.
  • Certification in Mayofascial Release Technique and Blackroll Release Technique.
  • Certification in Mayofascial Dysfunction Assessment and Functional Training.
  • Certification in Fascial Manipulation Technique.
  • Experience In The Field Of Fitness Testing, Biomechanical Analysis, And Conditioning Of Athletes For Injury Prevention In Specific Sports.
  • Experience In Using 3D Video Analysis, Gait Analysis, 2D Kinematics Analysis.
  • Experienced In Functional Movement Screening, Movement Analysis And Prescribing corrective exercises.
  • Additional Training in Sports Taping, Functional Chains Activation and Stretching techniques.
  • Certified In ACLS And BLS From American Heart Association.
  • Worked At Sports Science Department In Kokilaben Dhrubhai Ambani Hospital, Mumbai.
  • Currently Working With Badminton Players at Prakash Padukone Badminton Academy,Bangalore.
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Consultants

Surgeons
Dr. Anant Joshi
Dr. Sudhir Warrier
Dr. Sanjay Desai
Dr. Abhay Nene
Dr. Raju Easwaran
Dr. Gaurav Bharadwaj
Radiologist
Dr. Aditya Daftary
Dr. Sriram Rajan
Dr. Manpreet Gambhir

Nutritionist
Dr. Neeti Desai

Opthalmologist
Dr. Sheela Kerkar
Dr. Tinku Bali
Strength and Conditioning Specialist
Deckline Leitao

ENT Specialist
Dr. Vimal Kasbekar
Dr. Achal Gulati
Dr. Sarvejit Singh
Prakash Sharoff
Physiotherapist

Sports Psychologists
Vaibhav Agashe
Gayatri Vartak
Janki Rajapurkar
Mugdha Bavare

Vision & Mission

To scout for potential medal talent, to help identify areas of support, to work with all stakeholders to aid deserving talent.

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History

OGQ has supported the training of
more than 100 athletes
since inception

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We’re a group of hard-working, humble problem solvers that enjoy finding solutions to new challenges.

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