Doctor from Jodhpur uses dancing therapy to cure his patients
Studies have often proved that dance and music therapy can also treat people of certain disease, especially mental. In the light of it a doctor in Rajasthan has gone viral for his unique style of treating people. The videos of Dr. Raj Dhariwal, fondly known as dancing doctor, has been garnering attention on social media.
In the videos, the pediatrician can be seen advising people to dance daily, along with consuming medicines. His method of treatment has always been a discussion among the people of the city.
He also does not hesitate to teach some dance steps to to children that visit him in the clinic. Even at the age of 71, Dr Dhariwal is very much fit as he has included dance to his daily routine. Reportedly, the elderly has stated that he regularly dances for a while, due to which he is physically and mentally fit.
As per a report in India Today, the Jodhpur based doctors cures his patient with his dose of dance along with medicines. Due to his unique method of treatment, locals have accorded him as ‘dancing doctor.’ He says that there is no better way than dancing to keep the body healthy. “I have been fond of dancing since childhood. At 71, I feel I am active in the same way I used to feel at 28” Dr. Raj said.
He then added to his statement, “I had undergone bypass surgery and three years later I got diabetic. I was also asthametic for a long time. So, I had to amend my lifestyle in order to take fewer medicines.”