IAMD Treating Muscular Dystrophy since 1992. IAMD has been transforming the lives of Muscular Dystrophy & other Neuromuscular disorders-affected families. In 2018, IAMD established the Integrated Muscular Dystrophy Rehabilitation Center (IMDRC), Solan, Himachal Pradesh; where patients can receive comprehensive Muscular Dystrophy Treatment care and management.
❝ The world of medical science has made a lot of progress with the help of research and innovation as well as state-of-the-art technology and equipment But some diseases, even today, remain a big challenge for us. The treatment and care of the patients with muscular dystrophy requires a great sense of service. Manav Mandir has become a new ray of hope for such patients.❞
Prime Minister Narendra Modi
(‘Mann Ki Baat’ address, 27 November 2022)
Virender Kalra, a soft-spoken warrior against Emery-Dreifuss Muscular Dystrophy, and a senior manager at Canara Bank Rajauri Garden Branch New Delhi, has left an enduring legacy. Despite losing his parents, he brought joy to every celebration.He has loving brothers and a motherly sister and whole lot of loving and caring nephews and nieces.
Dedicated to Canara Bank since 1995, he not only embodied liveliness but also steered the branch to be affectionately known as “Kalra Bank.” During a recent visit to the Integrated Muscular Dystrophy Rehabilitation Center in Solan, he proudly shared the impact of his contributions.
Beyond his banking career, Virender established the IAMD Rahat Physiotherapy Center in Delhi in 2014, located in his own residence. His boundless generosity made him a shining example of kindness and a true inspiration. Despite being wheelchair-bound since the age of 8, he led a dignified life, proving that dependence didn’t limit his independence. A philanthropist at heart, he transcended barriers, leaving an indelible mark on all who knew him.
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IMDRC Manav Mandir has state of the art facilities to help you learn how to live successfully with Muscular Dystrophy. Learn about the types of therapies provided at IAMD.