Prince Aly Khan Hospital

About Me:

Dr Rukaiya Harianawala is an Occupational therapist who has done her graduation at Sion medical college and then she pursued her masters at Nair medical college. She has extensive experience of 23 years. She has been certified by the University of Southern California for Sensory Integration (SIPT)part 1, and certified in Rhythmic movement therapy, her clinical expertise lies in dealing with children from literally 0 year to adults. She is very passionate about working with children with various abilities using a wholistic, family centered, evidence-based approach, tailoring individualized therapy for every child to reach their full potential. She is presently working as a consultant with Prince Aly Khan hospital, Aditya Birla Integrated School and operating from her clinic named Meesha, situated at Jacob circle. Dr Rukaiya is also a part of the Neurorehabilitation team as an Occupational Therapist. She has been a part of the foundation of the Neurorehabilitation from the start and works to guide patients for ADL, hand function training, cognitive training and home modifications once patients are discharged.


Year Degree Institute
MSc (O.T), SI certified
RMT certified
Brain Gym certified

Appointment Schedules:

Day Time
wed 11:00am - 1:00pm Request an Appointment
fri 11:00am - 1:00pm Request an Appointment
sat 11:00am - 1:00pm Request an Appointment

Areas of Interest

  • Neurorehabilitation
  • Pediatrics (Sensory Integrated Therapy and developmental disabilities)
  • Children with special Needs
  • Achievements

  • Certified with the University of Southern California for the SI program.
  • Publication in Education times “The role of Occupational Therapy to empower children with Learning disabilities”
  • Workshop Conducted on “Role of Occupational Therapy for Children Covid Times”
  • Workshop conducted on” Role of Occupational Therapy in Early intervention”
  • Workshops conducted on “Causes of Handwriting Issues in children”
  • Affiliations/Associations

  • Member of the Maharashtra OT/PT council
  • Member of the All India Association of Occupational therapy
  • P.A.M.O.T certified