Ayurvedic Doctor, ayurveda physician, ayurvedic physician or doctor of ayurveda -all are same. These are the terms used to describe a physician, doctor or health care provider who is proficient in the system of Ayurveda.
Ayurveda is an ancient healing science rooting in India. Its history goes as far back as 5000 years. The science uses lots of herbs, minerals, therapies, fruits and vegetables to cure various health ailments. Unfortunately, in India, most of Ayurvedic Doctors practice allopathy, which in many states of the country, is illegal. The people who come for Ayurveda Medical Tourism should be very cautious while choosing Ayurveda Physician for Ayurvedic Consultancy to diagnose and treat their health ailments.
Ayurveda, unfortunately in India, is not regularized and controlled by Health Ministry. That is why, you may come across many quacks practicing baseless remedies and therapies under the name of Ayurveda. Internationally, Ayurveda has been tarnished as merely a heavy metal products’ science, which is certainly not the truth. Ayurveda is a well known scientifically proven science that works on the root causes of the disease and not just treating the signs and symptoms.
When you meet any Ayurvedician, checkout the certification and ask for the degree-registration number. An ayurvedic doctor must be registered with a local as well as national board of Ayurveda (The Department of AYUSH, Government of India). A typical ayurvedician is capable of checking the pulse (naadi-in ayurveda) and should be able to evaluate the doshas involved in disease. Once the root cause is detected, an Ayurvedician should have the knowledge of pacifying the disease (doshas) without causing any harm to other bodily systems. The use of herbs, therapies and different components in Ayurveda is very important as it is based on the condition and degree of disease and diseased.
Unlike modern medicines and treatments, Ayurveda does not have a common treatment for the same disease occurred in two different individuals. Ayurvedician should be able to distinguish different signs and symptoms and must think about patient’s prakriti (natural characteristics) depending upon which, the treatment, diet and other regimen can be decided.
You can find many Ayurvedician for online ayurveda consultancy but then, you should be sure of getting the one who is qualified and experienced in various ayurvedic therapies and treatments including Kerala Ayurvedic treatment, Panchakarma, physical workouts, home remedies, herbal remedies, Yoga and Meditation -that altogether can accelerate the healing of the diseases.