G Prabu Raja

Assistant Professor-Senior Scale

Department of Exercise and Sports Sciences


    G Prabu Raja is Assistant Professor- senior scale in the Depeartment of Exercise and Sport sciences at SOAHS, Manipal


Subject Semester / Year
Athletic Training and Injury Prevention MSc 2nd year/3rd semester
Strength and Conditioning MSc 2nd year/3rd semester
Introduction to Exercise and Sports sciences BSc 1st year/1st semester


Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
Master Of Physiotherapy Musculoskeletal and Sports Father Muller Medical College Rajiv Gandhi University 2008
Bachelor Of Physiotherapy NA Sri Ramachandra Medical College & Research Institute. Chennai 2006


Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
Department of Exercise and Sports Sciences, SOAHS, Manipal University Assistant Professor-Senior Scale Teaching UG and PG students Aug 2014 till date
Lakshmi Memorial College of Physiotherapy, Mangalore Assistant Professor Teaching UG and PG students /Clinical Therapist September 2013 to Aug 2014
Department of Physiotherapy, Father Muller Medical College, Mangaluru Lecturer Teaching UG and PG students /Clinical Therapist April 2009 – Sep 2013
Chowgule Orthopaedics & Sports Centre/Vasco Football Club, Goa Head of Department Physiotherapist/ Performance analyst Sept 2008 to Mar 2009


Area of Interest

Fascial fitness in sports, Sports Biomechanics

Area of Expertise

Fascial manipulation

Area of Research

Thoracolumbar Fascia and its relationship with visceral fascia

Professional Affiliations & Contributions

Professional affilitations:
  • Member of FASCIA Research Society, USA
  • Member of FASCIAL Manipulation Association, Italy
  • Member of International Society of Biomechanics, USA
  • Member of Indian Society of Biomechanics India
  • Member of Indian Association of Physiotherapists, India

‘Abductory Twist’ – An Element of Observational Gait Analysis in patients with Low Back Pain-A case report

Varghese B DeSouza VV Swaminathan N

Polish Journal of Physiotherapy 2011;1(4);11:67-73

Electrodiagnosis in Peripheral Neuropathy – Implication to the therapists

DeSouza VV Swaminathan N

The Physiotherapy Post 2010;2(3):63-67

PIN palsy following both bone fracture of forearm – A case report

Vishal K DeSouza VV

The Physiotherapy Post 2010;2(4):75-76

Use of cryotherapy in sports injury rehabilitation- Report of a survey

Varghese B Swaminathan N Vishal K

Physiotherapy and Occupational Therapy Journal 2010;(3 ):63-71.