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SPARRCSports Performance Assessment Rehabilitation Research Counseling Institute is India’s leading Sports and Fitness Medicine Clinic.

SPARRC was founded in 2006 by Dr. Kannan Pugazhendi and Mrs. Sujatha Pugazhendi. Since then, SPARRC:

Our offering is unique – We Prescribe Exercises – Not Medicines
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centres across 8 locations

SPARRC is the brainchild of  Mrs Sujatha Pugazhendi, who recently won The Best Women Entrepreneur Award – Tamilnadu Medium & Small Scale Industries division. Sujatha Pugazhendi along with her husband Dr Kannan Pugazhendi started SPARRC in the year 2006. Dr Kannan Pugazhendi’s expertise in sports medicine and Sujatha’s passionate entrepreneurship made SPARRC to grow rapidly.

We take immense pride in noting that the success rate for our “avoid surgery” service is very high and we have clientele from across India and several other countries.

We are now 200+ strong workforce sharing one common goal – to effectively design scientific exercise intervention to maximize performance, facilitate recovery from illness/Injury/surgery and disability in the areas of Sports, Dance, Martial Arts, Fitness, Work, Adventure Sport & Leisure.

We ensure our clients attain the priceless possession of health through Fitness.

We encourage our clients to lead an active lifestyle to be able to enjoy their life to the fullest.

Our Mission

To effectively design scientific exercise intervention to maximize performance, facilitate recovery from illness, Injury, surgery and disability in the areas of Sports, Dance, Martial arts, Fitness, Work, Adventure Sport & Leisure.

Fitness Medicine is the prescription of exercise to keep a population healthy by :

irrespective of age, gender and ability thereby improving the quality of life.

The Blue Lotus

Lotus, the national flower of India, signifies the journey rather progress of the soul from the primeval mud of materialism or tamas, through the waters of experience or rajas, into the bright sunshine of enlightenment or sattva.

Blue and purple are colors of calmness and ambition. The Blue lotus has immense healing properties. It is anti-spasmodic, anti-inflammatory, and also boosts metabolism. It is considered as a cure for the general wellbeing of the body and mind.

The five petals of blue lotus represent the five elements of nature which constitute not only the earth but also the human body.

To connect it to SPARRC, it denotes the five areas of work viz., Different Assessments, Pain Management, Prescribed Exercise, Counselling and Research.




At one end of SPARRC spectrum are people who come with Pain and other Lifestyle diseases – the five categories being Obesity, Diabetes, Hypertension, Cardiovascular and Cancer – seeking five aspects of Basic Health viz., Cardiovascular endurance, Balance & Coordination, Muscular Strength, Flexibility and Body Composition. At the other end of the spectrum are those seeking sports related skills viz Speed, Power, Agility, Reaction Time and Muscular endurance