Dr. Manika is an Ayurvedic Doctor from India, belongs to the family of ancestral expertise of Ayurveda and Yoga, practicing for more than 40 years now. She truly embodies the term "Best of both worlds" with extensive education and experience in both Eastern (Ayurveda), Western medicine and Therapeutic Yoga under structured integrated university 8.5-year program. She has rich experience in treating patients suffering from a myriad of ailments over the years.
She completed a Bachelor’s degree in Ayurveda from Maharashtra University of Health Sciences, Nashik, Maharashtra and Master’s Degree in Ayurveda from SDM College and Research Centre of Excellence, Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bangalore, Karnataka. Adding to her extensive studies, she is also an Internationally Certified Yoga Teacher from the most refined and oldest school of Yoga in the world, The Yoga Institute, Mumbai.
Winning scores of accolades and appreciations in National & International Ayurvedic research presentations and sports add onto her excellence. She has authored several publications and delivered educational talks to Hospitals (Cedar Sinai, Brotman Hospital), communities, workshops, and yoga groups.
Since coming to the United States in 2015, she has been affiliated with the Beverly Hills Headache Institute, providing Ayurveda as well as Therapeutic Yoga to patients with great success.
She is also affiliated with Winning Smiles - Ayurveda & Dental (India) since 2007.