Profile of Dr. Vasudevan Nampoothiri
Professional qualification: B.A.M.S. M.D.(Ayu)
Clinical expertise: Musculoskeletal (including Arthritis spectrum), Neuro degenerative, Cardiac diseases. Treated more than 10000 patients.
2.1 Highlights of clinical practice:
Reversed diabetic gangrene cases avoiding amputation
Avoided liver transplant in cases of cirrhosis of liver
Secondary prevention of heart attack
Relived pain in chronic arthritis patients with deformities
Arrested progression and improved quality of life in cases of Parkinsons and Motor Neuron Disease.
Clinical Positions/ awards/research/teaching positions held
Total 36 years of experience of teaching and clinical experience
29 years of teaching experience in various Government Ayurveda Colleges
Served as Superintendent in Government Ayurveda College, Trivandrum for 4 ½ years
Served as Principal, Government Ayurrveda College, Trivandrum
Currently working as Principal of Amrita School of Ayurveda, Coimbatore
Received Good Service Entry from Government of Kerala
Peer reviewed publications/books:
Authored two books on Ayurveda, out of which one is a text for post graduate study.
Published article on “Ayurvedic management of cirrhotic ascites” ( https://goo.gl/QsXVn5 )