Dr Vivek Shanbag

Dr. Vivek Shanbhag, ND, MD-Ayurveda, BAMS, CYEd.- is a California Licensed Naturopathic Doctor with over 30 years’ experience as Ayurveda Doctor, Professor & Best-seller Author.

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Dr. Vivek Shanbhag, ND, MD-Ayurveda, BAMS, CYEd.- is a California Licensed Naturopathic Doctor with over 30 years’ experience as Ayurveda Doctor, Professor & Best-seller Author. He is the Founder & Director of Natural Medicine & Ayurveda – Clinic, Academy & Wellness Spa in San Jose, California. He heads a team of 6 Integrative Health Experts with a high success rate in treating chronic diseases like obesity, diabetes, heart diseases, hormonal imbalances, digestive, respiratory, skin, sleep & stress disorders.

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Dr. Shanbhag’s 16 years of medical training includes ND(Naturopathic Doctor), MD-Ayurveda & BAMS. He teaches at Bastyr University, Mount Madonna Ayurveda College, and MERU Institute. During 1989 thru 2006, for 17 years in Seattle, he was the Founder-Director of AYU Ayurvedic Academy & Clinic. In 2006, he sold this successful institution to Kerala Ayurveda. During 1991-96, he was the Chairman of Ayurveda Department at Bastyr University. During 1985-88 he was Head of Ayurvedic Research Institute, Pune. He is the best-seller author of “Beginner’s Introduction to Ayurveda” by Keats Publishing. Recently, he won international Awards for Excellence in Ayurvedic Teaching and Practice. He is a sought-after keynote speaker at national and International conferences in the fields of Ayurveda, Naturopathic Medicine, Yoga, Wellness and Nutrition.