Rachel Tiktinsky

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Regional Coordinator, Israel

 

 

Affiliation:

Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel

 

Education:

M.Sc. Physical Therapy from Tel Aviv University (2008)

 

Activities:

– Involved in the treatment of haemophilia for the past 20 years

– Working with patients of all ages to evaluate the patient’s situation, build a treatment plan and choose the best treatment options and modalities for each patient

– Use of many treatment modlities including  laser, electrotherapy, all resistance techniques, and endurance training

– Writing articles on sports and exercise and a chapter in the Physiotherapy Hemophilia book on hydrotherapy

– Lecturer at Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv and Ben Gurion University, Beer Sheva

 

Specific interests:

– Hydrotherapy treatment both in groups and single patient treatment

– Gait evaluations using the gait laboratory and other gait evaluation modalities

– Ultrasound evaluation for joints in young children.