Best ayurvedic treatment in Kerala is available through thousands of ayurvedic centres spread across the state. However the quality, authenticity and effectiveness of ayurveda offered vary due to numerous factors, some of which are intangible. Here we shortlist the 5 best Ayurvedic treatment centers in Kerala, based on over 40 stringent parameters.
The Top 5 Ayurvedic Treatment centres in Kerala India
Kerala – a beautiful lush green state that lies in the southern part of India between the majestic mountain ranges known as ‘the ghats’ on one side and the Arabian sea on the other – is ‘lovingly called ‘God’s Own Country’ by travelers who visit this land over and over again. This heavenly strip of land offers its guests a bounty of riches to explore from mystic hills, serene back waters and pristine beaches to ancient historical monuments and palaces.
But perhaps the most sought after, of all that Kerala offers is ‘Ayurveda’ – the incredible science of harnessing the body’s infinite powers, to achieve healing and well being. Ayurveda means the ‘Wisdom of Life’. In Kerala – the home of Ayurveda – it used to be practised like worship. And the people of the land believed, that this amazing healing wisdom and secrets came from divinity to the omniscient sages of ancient India.
Today, Ayurvedic treatment is readily available across Kerala, India through thousands of hospitals and ayurvedic practitioners.
Most of them are offered under the guidance of qualified and experienced ayurveda doctors. And like in any industry, the quality and authenticity of service and effectiveness of cures offered vary from one ayurveda centre to another based on various factors, some of which are easily recognised while some others are intangible.
There are several outstanding healing centres and treatment hospitals that need mention. However due to the massiveness of the task, we have limited our review to the 5 best Ayurvedic treatment centres in Kerala. These hospitals according to our research and ratings based on over 40 parameters are the most exceptional in terms of healing prowess and operational standards and are the most renowned ones too. These 5 hospitals are approved by Government of India, Government of Kerala as well as Department of Ayush. All the 5 treatment centers also carry ‘Green Leaf ‘ – the premium accreditation by Department of Tourism in Kerala.
AVS Kottakkal was established in 1902 by the visionary physician – the late Vaidyaratnam P.S. Varier. Started basically as a village clinic, it has now grown into a multi dimensional organisation with ayurvedic centre, ayurveda college, medicine manufacturing unit, Branch clinics and numerous authorised Dealers spread across the country.
The Hospital at Kottakkal has 204 rooms with all necessary amenities. Classical and Kerala specialised treatments are made available here under the supervision of expert Ayurvedic Physicians. AVS is especially famous for the treatment of stroke, arthritis, skin diseases, mental illnesses, neurological diseases, musculo skeletal disorders and paediatrics and gynaecology.
Dharma Ayurveda was established in 1965 by the celebrated physician and legendary healer – the late Dr.Bahuleyan at Trivandrum – the capital city of Kerala. Its a beautiful, nurturing place where people come to heal their physical illnesses, find emotional calm and achieve well being of mind, body and spirit. They now operate several branch centres in India and abroad.
The centre is renowned for the amazing cures and specialized treatments that heal conditions like rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, multiple sclerosis, diabetes, psoriasis, obesity, back pain, migraine etc. The formulations used for their treatments and therapies are primarily made in-house from the finest herbs handpicked by experienced natives and sourced from throughout the state. The preparation processes still adhere to the original procedures of formulation followed since centuries.
Samajam was established in 1902 as a Charitable Organisation under combined efforts and supervision of the princely states of Malabar and Kochi. It’s spread over 11 acres of lush green land on the banks of the river Bharathapuzha and still stands for the genuine traditional approach with special emphasis to the Keraleeya systems of Ayurvedic treatments.
The centre is especially famous for obstetrics, pediatrics, gynaecology, opthalmology and treatments for various lifestyle diseases. The centre has futrther expanded from the initial ayurveda centre into ayurveda college, medicine manufacturing unit and several branches. The century old system of manufacturing is still followed in Samajam. Stringent quality control effectively executed at every stage of the preparation, right from procurement of raw materials to its packing gives Samajam medicines its value.
Vaidyaratnam Oushadhasala was established in 1941 by Ashtavaidyan Sri. E.T. Neelakandhan Mooss. Situated at Thaikkattusery, Thrissur, the nursing home ensures tranquility of a typical rural ambience with the superiority of advanced treatment facilities. The centre provides Panchakarma treatments strictly in accordance with the sacred tenets of Ayurveda.
Vaidyaratnam, has now expanded its presence into medicine manufacturing units, ayurveda college and several branch clinics and numerous authorised dealers across the country. Vaidyaratnam is especially famous for the treatment of lifestyle diseases, arthritis, skin diseases, neurological diseases, musculo skeletal disorders, paediatrics and gynaecology.
Amala was established in 1978 by the Carmelite Fathers as a nonprofit, charitable institution in Thrissur. The hospital is spread across the slopes of the Vilangan Hills, over a 40-acre campus. The centre combines modern medical facilities with advanced diagnosis and therapeutic techniques and also the holistic treatments of Ayurveda.
Amala is known for the treatment and research on Cancer and HIV/AIDS. Treatments are also offered for all general ailments. They also have speciality eye and pediatric clinic.
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