Physiotherapy is a branch of medical science which is used to promote optimal health by improving the movement dysfunctions. Physiotherapy is an important part of rehabilitation dedicated to minimize disability among people. It involves the assessment, restoration and maintenance of physical functions and body performance. Physiotherapy is mainly recommended for the physically challenged people, and the people suffering from degenerative disorders like arthritis and neurological disorders. The science and art of physiotherapy can also be used to enhance the efficiency of sports medicine and sports persons. It is one of the rapidly growing areas of medicine that involves heat radiations, massages, tractions, hydrotherapy, and Short Wave Diathermy (SWD).