Vijaya Misra received her academic qualification of a Bsc(Physiotherapy) as an undergraduate at the University of Durban Westville. She was part of the pioneer community service therapists in 2002 at Madadeni Hospital. Thereafter she took a post at a district hospital in Ethekweni. Vijaya completed the acclaimed Othopaedic Manipulative Therapy Post Graduate course in 2003. In 2004 she began her career as a private practitioner with Shamim Khan in Berea, Ethekweni. She remains in the employ of Shamim Khan to date with 12 years of private practice experience. Vijaya interest lies in Neuromuscular manipulative therapy. Vijaya is also very involved is assisting the newer physiotherapy in attaining the standard of physiotherapy practised at Shamim Khan’s practice.