Ayurvaid Hospital, Bangalore

for Thakradhara

Thakradhara

Using medicated butter milk Thakradhara is a form of Shirodhara used to relieve tension and improve certain types of skin diseases including psoriasis. A continuous stream of buttermilk is poured between the temples which aids insomnia and stress and helps to improve concentration.

Overview

AyurVAID Hospitals is the leader and pioneer in quality systems driven Ayurveda medical care. AyurVAID specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of the root-cause of serious diseases across major medical specialties. The only Ayurveda company to win a National Quality Award (the Quality Council of India-DL Shah Award in 2012) and with two hospitals that are NABH accredited (a path-breaking achievement in the Ayurveda sector), quality is a way of life at AyurVAID. AyurVAID is the only Ayurveda hospital to be recognized by the prestigious Economic Times as an India 'Best Healthcare Brand' in 2016 and now, as sequel, as an Asia 'Best Healthcare Brand' in 2017. With a total of 80 beds capacity across our 4 in-patient facilities in Bangalore (Domlur & Ramamurthy Nagar), Cochin (Kadavanthara & Aster Medcity), and Uttarakhand (Kalmatia in the Kumaon Himalayas), and with day-care Panchakarma treatment centres in Jayanagar and JP Nagar in Bangalore, AyurVAID is increasingly making accessible precision Ayurveda care across India, delivered by an expert team of senior Ayurveda physicians, nursing staff, and professional management.

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Languages spoken

English, Hindi, Tamil, Kannada, Malayalam, Translators can be arranged for other Languages

Services

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Rehabilitation

Airport pickup

Phone in the room

Special dietary requests accepted

Private rooms for patients available

Parking available

Pharmacy

Translation services

Interpreter services

Car hire

Local transportation booking

Health insurance coordination

Restaurant

Procedures

Ayurveda 14 procedures

Thakradhara

Using medicated butter milk Thakradhara is a form of Shirodhara used to relieve tension and improve certain types of skin diseases including psoriasis. A continuous stream of buttermilk is poured between the temples which aids insomnia and stress and helps to improve concentration.

Sirovasti

This treatment is useful for eye, nose and ear conditions as well as chronic headaches, spondylitis and insomnia. It also improves vision, memory, mental faculties and dermatological conditions. Medicated oil is applied to the head and body and then poured into a cylindrical cap fitted onto the head. The oil is left inside the cap and slowly drained out. The head, neck and shoulders are then gently rubbed with the oil.

Nasyam

Nasyam involves the massage of the face, shoulders and chest with herbal oil after which herbal extracts/oil is inhaled. The area around the nose, chest, palms and feet are then massaged vigorously. It is useful in the treatment allergies, headaches, migraine, sinusitis and other nasal infections.

Podikizhi

Medicated powders are made into poultices and used for giving fomentation. It revives the cell of skin and offers glow and vitality. It stimulate nervous system and is helpful in backaches, joint aches, shoulder aches etc. advised in certain kinds of neurological conditions, over weight and obesity, arthritis, some types of acute pains like sciatica and lumbago.

Dhanya Kizhi

Dhanya Kizhi is a treatment of therapeutic sweating in which powdered cereals and pulses are bundled into bolus, warmed and applied all over the body. The body is fomented with linen bundles containing ingredients like cereals, horse gram, black gram, cotton seed etc. It is effective in reducing pain and inflammation in the joints, neck and lower back.

Pizhichil

Warm medicated oil is poured continuously on the body by dipping pieces of clean cloth in herbal oil and squeezing them over the skin. The oil is then gently rubbed into the body and removed by wiping with a dry towel or by a warm water bath. It is used in the treatment of musculoskeletal conditions including arthritis, osteoarthritis, lumbago, sciatica and also neuropathy.

Udvartana

Herbal powders in combination with oil or ghee are applied to the body to reduce excess fat, smooth and cleanse the skin and increase firmness to the limbs.

Ela Kizhi

Minced herbal leaves, coconut gratings and lemon, are warmed in medicated oil and bundled into boluses in cotton cloth. These bundles are steamed and the fomentation is patted rhythmically all over the body for sudation. It stimulates nerves and relieves from body pains, stiff joints, back aches and similar ailments. advised in hemiplegia, pain in neck, back and joints, osteon arthritis, arthritis, spondylosis etc.

Ksheera Dhara

This treatment strengthens the tissues, nourishes the skin and generally rejuvenates the body promoting longevity. Medicated milk infused with various herbs is used. It is recommended for those suffering from mental disorders, insomnia, slight or chronic fever, inflammation caused by climacteric and also paralysis.

Kadee Vasthi

A treatment designed for lumbar aches and pains by retention of oil at the lower back in a circular receptacle. Lukewarm medicated oil is slowly poured in to it and kept warm by the oil gently heated in a water bath throughout the procedure. It is specially designed to prevent osteoporosis but also recommended for pain, stiffness, degenerative changes (osteoarthritis) and sciatica.

Panchakarma

The Panchakarma is the most significant treatment for purification and detoxification in Ayurveda. Panchakarma encompasses five therapies: the Vamana, Virechana, Nasya, Vasti, Raktha and the Mokshana. These five therapies collectively help remove deep routed stress and illness causing toxins from the body while balancing the three Doshas (energies that govern all biological functions). The treatment involves daily massages and oil baths, herbal enemas and nasal administrations. Ayurveda recommends Panchakarma as a seasonal treatment for maintaining mental and physical hygiene and balance.

Abhyangam

It is believed that the effects of Abhyangam are similar to those received when one is saturated with love. Abhyanga is infusing the body with 'prana' or vital life force. When we infuse all our cells with love, they are revitalised and energised. It involves massaging of the body with warm oil infused with healing herbs and balancing essential oils. Abhyangam moves ‘Prana’ (vital life force energy) within the body thereby nourishing and revitalizing all body organs. It aids the removal of toxins and stimulates both arterial and lymphatic circulation. It boosts the ability of nutrients to reach starved cells and allows for the removal of stagnant waste.

Virechanam

Virechanam cleanses the Pitta and purifies blood by clearing the toxins from the body. The treatment concentrates on the toxins that are accumulated in the liver and gall bladder and the gastro-intestinal tract. In Virechanam, the vitiated Doshas are eliminated through the rectum. The treatment is given in the morning after the person is given the "Snehapanam" and "Swedanam" for internal lubrication. The person is then given a certain prescribed dose of herbal medicines on an empty stomach. Within 1 to 2 hours, the bowels are emptied expelling all accumulated toxins with it. Virechanam is an excellent rejuvenating detox treatment. Virechanam is used to treat gastrointestinal disorders, skin ailments, gout, splenic disorders, ulcers, IBS, gastritis, intestinal colic, headaches, asthma, indigestion, gynecological disorders, hypertension and stress related ailments.

Kashayavasti

In Kashayavasti, a herbal decoction made of honey, rock salt, medicated oil and herbs is administered through the anal route. A massage with warm herbal oils is given before the treatment. The treatment is administered as per prescribed dosage under supervision. The body dispels all toxins with the faecal matter. This treatment is particularly helpful in curing gastric and neurological disorders, acidity, acute and chronic aches, headaches, migraines and other degenerative disorders. It is a very effective detox and weight loss procedure.

Specialists

Specialists working with Ayurvaid Hospital, Bangalore

Dr. V. Ajithkumar, Ayurveda

  • Dr Ajith is a Senior Physician at AyurVAID Hospitals & Clinics and brings over 22 years of experience in Ayurveda medical care to AyurVAID.
  • In addition, he serves as Head, Diabetes Chikitsa Program, at AyurVAID.
  • He is a graduate of the prestigious Government Ayurveda College, Mahatma Gandhi University, Kerala.

Dr Radhika K Varma Ayurveda

  • Dr Radhika is a Senior Physician at AyurVAID Hospital, brings 20 Yrs of experience in the field of Ayurveda.
  • She holds a Bachelor of Ayurveda Medicine & surgery from Government Ayurveda College, Mahatma Gandhi University, Kerala and is a Gold medalist.

Dr. Byresh Appaiah Ayurveda

  • Dr. Appaiah, Senior Physician, brings over 12 years of experience to AyurVAID Hospital, Domlur, Bangalore
  • He holds a Bachelor of Ayurvedic Medicine & Surgery from the Government Ayurveda Medical College, Bangalore with a first class and Gold medal.

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