What to expect from an Ayurvedic consultation Karuna follows a Holistic Approach.  She seeks to balance the body with proper diet, lifestyle advice, herbs, yoga and meditation. She identifies the imbalances in your body constitution whichmight be due to improper diet, lack of sleep, stress, lifestyle or climatic changes. Your first Ayurvedic Consultant generally takes 1 hour and follow-up visits 30-45mintues.  The initial consultation will consists of detailed personal case history and a physical assessment if needed. Personal Case History includes
  • Pulse; Dosha (body-mind constitution); face & tongue assessment
  • Personal history
  • Family history
  • Drug historyLifestyle details
  • Physical assessment or clinical examination can include detailed assessment of these systems:
    • Musculo-skeletal system
    • Nervous system
    • Digestive system
    • Cardiovascular system
    • Respiratory system
  • A detailed ‘Management plan’ is drawn out in agreement with the patient.
  • A typical treatment plan consists of prescribed herbs, diet plan, yoga practice and Ayurvedic therapies
In Ayurveda there are 500 species of herbs which are used to treat the different diseases. They are in form of pills, powders, resins, oils and wine of herbs.