WE KNOW WHAT YOU NEED - WE KNOW WHAT THE WORLD NEEDS
Professor Than Than Htay
Dip.Med.Sc (Medical Rehabilitation)
M.Med.Sc,Dr.Med.Sc ( Rehabilitation Medicine)
The Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation was estabilished from 1970, starting with the Out-patient department (only), at North Okkalapa General Hospital. At that time, U Sein Aung was appointed as Senior Physiotherapist with the help of one junior physiotherapist,U Than Win. In 2003, Dr. Than Than Htay was apppointed as Consultant Physiatrist. Since from then, new out-patient department and in-patient department was upgraded at 2009 in Thida new building.
Dr. Than Than Htay was promoted as Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Department at North Okkalapa General Hospital in 2011. Professor Than Than Htay is taking the dual charge of Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Department at North Okkalapa General Hospital and Professor/ Head of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Department of University of Medicine 2 when MMed.Sc (Rehabilitation Medicine) course was started in 2012 Academic year with three assistant lecturers, and part time teaching staffs from the respective hospitals.
Consultant Dr. Moe Moe Win is taking part in teaching programme since 2013 until now. Dr. Thein Htay has been promoted as Lecturer at this department in 2014.