Kerala Ayurveda Wellness Center is pleased to offer a highly experienced team of Ayurvedic professionals and an integrative approach to health.
Vaidya Jayarajan Kodikannath
Director, Kerala Ayurveda Academy & Wellness Center
Dr. (Vaidya) Jayarajan is a Specialist in Traditional Indian Medicine, Scholar & Educator, serving Kerala Ayurveda USA as Director of all academic programs and wellness services. With over two decades of experience in India and the U.S, he has touched the lives of thousands of clients across a wide array of disorders.
Vaidya Namyata Pathak-Gandhi
BAMS, MD (Ayurveda), Vaidya-Scientist
Integrative Director, Renew Health Program
Dr. (Vaidya) Nami practices and teaches Integrative Ayurveda diving deep into elements of food, lifestyle and personal constitution to improve health. She often suggests herbs and may recommend therapies as well. If advisable and practical, she offers planned therapies and Panchakarma at Kerala working closely with a skillful in-house team.
Vaidya Rekha Nahar
Dr. (Vaidya) Rekha is an Ayurvedic Practitioner with almost two decades of experience, specializing in women’s health. She earned her degree training at Shri Dhanwantry Ayurvedic College and Hospital, Chandigarh, India and received her certification in the U.S. at Kerala Ayurveda Academy.
Vaidya Sheena Sooraj
Dr. (Vaidya) Sheena Sooraj is an experienced Ayurvedic practitioner from Kerala, India. Coming from a family with a strong Ayurvedic background, she developed her passion for Ayurveda at a young age, as her grandfather was a well-known Ayurvedic physician and astrologer. She received her Bachelor’s Degree in Ayurvedic Medical Science from Mahatma Gandhi University, Kerala, and is currently studying Natural Medicine at Indiana University.
Vaidya Kamya Pillai
Dr. (Vaidya) Kamya Pillai is a specialist in Ayurveda, having earned her degree in Ayurvedic Medicine from Mahatma Gandhi University, Kerala and later served as a faculty in the same university under the Ophthalmology and ENT departments. She also completed her Ayurvedic Wellness Practitioner (AWP) certification from Kerala Ayurveda Academy in 2015 and serves as an AWP mentor for students at the academy.
Vaidya Ambili Sudhakaran
Vaidya Ambili Sudhakaran is originally from Kerala, India and graduated from Rajiv Gandi University of Health Science. She is also a certified instructor in Classical Indian Yoga and earned a Post-Graduate Certificate in Yoga Therapy from SVYASA, Bangalore.
She promotes Ayurveda education with a scientific foundation and common sense, supporting students and practitioners to receive an accurate understanding of its principles and practical applications. She is a highly skilled Ayurvedic consultant and has vast experience with herbs and their applied uses. She has successfully supported numerous clients suffering from musculoskeletal, digestive, respiratory, psychological and metabolic disorders utilizing Ayurveda and Yoga.
Her belief, love, and passion to heal and help people to walk towards optimal health Spiritually using Sattvik and natural means diverted her back to her roots from where she comes to Ayurveda. She believes that touch is the best source to heal people and to reach their heart. Alka is a California Licensed Massage Therapist graduated from Everest College, San Francisco. She has been helping her clients since 2006 and specializes in Swedish, trigger point, sports, pre-natal, post pregnancy and Infant massage techniques.
Izumi is an Ayurvedic Practitioner and Panchakarma Technician, offering Ayurvedic consultations and bodywork techniques. She specializes in detoxification and rejuvenation programs with an emphasis on harmonizing the mind and body with solutions in diet and lifestyle.
Dr. Gurminder K. Sahasi
Dr. Gurminder Sahasi is a licensed Clinical Psychologist with over 30 years of practice in India, the U.K. and the U.S. She has vast experience across diverse disorders and cultures, blending the wisdom of Ayurveda and Yoga into her healing practice.
Sonali supports the flow and prosperity of the Wellness Center as our administrator, managing the daily functions of the center and initiating community outreach efforts. Also a level I AWC graduate of Kerala Ayurveda, she is a passionate health provider and student of the Vedas.
Ritu facilitates the administration and client interactions at our Wellness Center, ensuring a smooth process from booking, check in to check out. She has a variety of experience in administration, education and information technology, and serves the Wellness Center community with warmth and efficiency.