Dr. Rafaqat Afridi

Campus

Helping Hand Institute of Rehabilitation Sciences Mansehra

Designation:

Assistant Professor 

Dr.Rafaqat Afridi

Qualification:

Mr Rafaqat Afridi (assistant professor) has done graduation from Pakistan Institute of Orthotic and Prosthetic sciences and Master in Orthotic rehabilitation from University of Strathclyde (Glasgow). With his professional degrees, he has done short courses in diabetic care, Knee, ankle, foot orthoses (KAFO) stance phase control and lower limb solution from United Kingdom sponsored by British Association of prosthetist and orthotist (BAPO). His research areas during master degree were the efficacy of lateral wedge insole in knee osteoarthritis (medial compartment) and club foot treatment. Furthermore, He has attended Annual Scientific Meeting UK (2013), Global clubfoot initiative webinar setting up clinical services and program for clubfoot (2014), ISPO Pakistan General Body Meeting (2015). He is registered Health professional with Health care and Professional council UK and member of the British Association of prosthetist and orthotist (BAPO). He continued as an honorary member of international society of Prosthetist and Orthotist. He remained as a high skill immigrant in the UK. He has vast experience in the field of Prosthetic and Orthotic national and internationally.He receives the knowledge how to induce a foreign professional license and how to apply for foreign businesses.

Experience:

03 Years

Research Area:

Efficacy of lateral wedge insole in knee osteoarthritis (medial compartment) and club foot treatment