Dr. Aditi Kulkarni has vast experience in the field of ayurvedic oncology and gastroentology. Being one of the best in ayurvedic oncology in the country, her dedication to the field of wellness has been unwavering. A living testimony to her favorite quote, "Bloom where God plants you", Dr. Aditi describes her area of expertise as interesting, intriguing, informative, and immensely satisfying.
Committed to the idea that "Ayurway is Bliss", she feels empowered and grounded here since meaningful work is being done here by a group of likeminded people committed to healthcare and wellbeing. Dr. Kulkarni's loves the film "The Pursuit of Happiness", the book "A Thoursand Splendid Suns", and has a particular fondness for Indian food.
American Board Certified Internal Medicine Physician
Dr. Priti Parekh is an American Board Certified Internal Medicine Physician. She graduated from a highly ranked medical school in India before coming to the U.S.A. She completed her residency in Internal Medicine at the UCSF affiliated Alameda County Medical Center in Oakland, California.Until 2014 she practiced at Kaiser Permanente as a Primary Care Physician. She was part of their Integrative Medicine committee. She actively contributed to women physicians’ wellness retreats conducted as a part of physician wellness program.
Her experience and expertise in this field has led her to found Fountain Of Health Integrative Medical Clinic in which she provides integrative health solutions using the best of alternative and mainstream approaches to healthcare.
Her area of expertise includes wellness and chronic health conditions. Dr. Parekh is also a Graduate of Dr Lissa Rankin’s Whole Health Medicine Institute. She is trained in UC San Diego's MBSR – Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction program. She is also trained in Yoga. She is part of Dublin Unified School District's Wellness Committee. In her free time, Dr. Parekh enjoys spending time with her husband and a young daughter. She loves to hike, read and travel. She believes Ayurway is your path to a healthier and vibrant you!
Abhishek Rai MD is a full-time American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology certified Psychiatrist at University of Pittsburgh Medical Centre. After graduating from his medical school at Delhi University (University College of Medical Sciences) in India he moved to the USA. Dr. Rai is currently pursuing a degree in Ayurveda from the California College of Ayurveda as he firmly believes in integration of Ayurvedic and Allopathic Medicine for the better prevention and healing of chronic disease.
Dr. Pradnya Umrani has an MS in Computer Science and has worked as a IT professional for many years. A few years back, she was diagonised of Cancer and went through all possible conventional treatments. However, to her dreadful surprise, cancer relapsed again after 4.5 years. This time around, she was not ready for any of the trauma caused by conventional treatment. While searching for options, she spoke with Sarat Addanki who inspired, motivated, and guided her to learn Ayurveda. In her own words, " I started learning Ayurveda and practicing on myself. I could see the benefits of this ancient jewel, it helped me feel better immensely. I strive to learn more and am passionate about Ayurveda."
Now, Dr. Umrani is an Ayurvedic Health Counselor who strongly wants to share her knowledge and help others to heal physically, emotionally, mentally, and spiritually. She is dedicated to Ayurway as it gives her immense pleasure and pride to work at Ayurway. As an Ayurvedic Health Counselor, she not only helps clients to improve their lifestyle and diet, suggesting therapies, and recommending appropriate herbs but she also educates her clients about Ayurveda since she believes that when clients are educated about Ayurveda, they tend to understand more about lifestyle changes, diet, therapies, and herbs and it's more likely that they follow the recommendations seriously.