Chairman & Principal Message

In 1963 Mr. Manohar D. Jambhekar started first Training Center 'Basic Training Center' under Apprentices Act 1961, which was of first kind in India. Mr. Abdul Kadir, Director General & Employment visited it in 1965. He is also a first to start N.G.O. 'College of Physiotherapy' in Maharashtra in 1992. He is a Founder Chairman & Managing Trustee of this College.
He is also president of Kokan Women & Youth's Development Society (KOWAS), Chiplun. This organisation conducts School for mentally handicapped people which is recognized by Government of Maharashtra.
He is also a Chairman of 'Institute of Industrial & Computer management & Research (IICMR)'. This college conducts MCA, MCM, ADCA courses which are recognized by University of Pune. He is also a Chairman of 'Institute of Computer & Electronic Engineering', which conducts ADCSSA & A courses recognized by DTE.
He is also a Chairman of ATSS Computer Center which conducts DOE 'O' & 'A' level, CAD-CAM & various other DVT recognized courses.
He also worked as president of Rotary Club of Pimpri twice in 1986 - 1987 & 1991 - 1992. He is also a Chairman of 'College of Fine Arts & Design, which conducts various courses under Director of Arts recognized by Government of Maharashtra.
He has also written a book 'Rudra - Rural & Urban Development Research Action'.

Mr. Manohar D. Jambhekar

Chairman & Managing Trustee

Dr. Shilpa Ajay Parab (PT)

Principal CMF college of Physiotherapy & Ex-officio secretary

I welcome you all on the portal of Chaitanya Medical Foundation’s College of Physiotherapy Pune, affiliated to MAHARASTRA UNIVERSITY OF HEALTHSCIENCES NASHIK, and recognized by Maharashtra State OTPT Council Mumbai. Over the last 25 years Chaitanya Medical Foundation’s College of Physiotherapy has leaped forward to become one of the leading Physiotherapy Therapy Institute not only in Maharashtra but also in India. We are proud of being the first Non-Governmental private Physiotherapy Institute in Maharashtra established in 1992.

At Chaitanya Medical Foundation’s College of Physiotherapy we believe in nurturing our student not only as a Physiotherapist but also as a person who is caring and whole heartedly prepared to serve the society. We believe in giving quality treatment to our patients and exclusive learning experiences to our students.

Our institute is committed towards offering standard physiotherapy education to our Bachelor and Master of Physiotherapy students by providing up-to-date clinical exposure and experienced staff to guide them in their learning process. We encourage students to excel in academics as well as research and co-curricular activities like sports, cultural activities are arts. We inculcate ethical values in our students as per societal norms and changing working conditions, so they can sustain longer and become successful in their careers.

Physiotherapy profession has grown by leaps and bounds and will continue to grow substantially by developing scientific basis for its treatment. We keep ourselves well paced with the recent developments in the field through our research activities, CME programs, Workshops and other camps. Our students are eager to participate in all activities along with their academic responsibilities.

We also help our students with placements in and around Pune as well as Mumbai. I invite to explore our new website to know more about our work and get a real feel of our uniqueness and exclusiveness which are our assets. I feel proud to be associated with a pioneer Physiotherapy Institute and invite to join us to take advantage of our experience to have quality education in Physiotherapy.

Board of Trustees

Dr. Abhay Kulkarni


Dr. Ashwini Kulkarni


Mrs. Nalini Jambhekar


Dr. Rajeev Patwardhan


Dr. Kannade


Dr. Pratibha Lokhande