Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation
Our department, which first started its education in 2002-2003 academic year, is affiliated to Suleyman Demirel University Health Sciences Faculty and offers undergraduate programs. Our department, in which there is 60 students in first class, 60 students in second class, 40 students in third and 30 students in forth classes. The education language of our department is Turkish. The students are admitted based on their quantitative scores they got in the Student Selection and Placement Examination. Graduate program of our department has been devised in accordance with those of many national and international school of physiotherapy. In addition to the vocational training courses which are dedicated to the determination and the application of the treatment program with respect to the movement-system disorders through the appropriate evaluation methods, basic and clinical sciences are offered thanks to the considerable contribution of the instructors lecturing in various disciplines of the Faculty of Medicine. Only a small portion of the vocational training courses is theoretical, but practical. Since our university possesses its own Research and Application Hospital, practical training is also available. Moreover, clinical application is obligatory for the senior students studying in our department. Because, it enables our students to perform their practical training in various clinics in rotation throughout the year. Our students can also perform their practical training in different cities and health organizations as their summer training. Our department has various units such as orthopedics, neurology, neurosurgery, pediatric rehabilitation etc. and studies for other types of units still continue. There are 2 professors and 3 assistant professors in our department.