Mahesh Jayaraman is certified in Functional Family Nutrition from Washington State University. He is also Senior Lecturer at ASPEUS (Acupressure Shodh Evam Upchar Sansthan, Allahabad). He is trained in Functional Blood Chemistry Analysis, Neuro Linguistic Programming, Faster EFT, Bach Flower Remedies, Reflexology and Pranic Healing. He is an Advanced Practitioner of Varmam (ancient South Indian art of acupressure) and is well-versed in the use of Ayurvedic herbs, Homeopathic remedies and kitchen medicine. He is a health educator, speaker and has headed many public health communication video projects. He co-founded Sepalika.com, where he heads the medical team that helps women reverse chronic health conditions using a holistic, integrative approach.
Sharda Agarwal is a certified Functional Nutrition Therapy Practitioner from the Nutrition Therapy Association, USA. A B.Sc. (Economics) graduate from St. Xavier's College, Kolkata, Sharda went on to pursue her post-graduation in Marketing from the Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore. She is also an independent director on Company boards. She began her corporate career in Marketing, with Johnson & Johnson and Coca-Cola. She then set up her first entrepreneurial venture in strategy & marketing consulting – MarketGate Consulting - which she later sold to the Publicis Groupe. The urge to set up a research-backed health platform to help people, especially women, manage their chronic health ailments naturally came from her own personal experience. Since her own dramatic health gains, she has gone on to set up Sepalika, India’s 1st Online Women’s Health Clinic for Integrative Health, and is focussed on spreading the message of natural healthcare to as many women as she can.
Dr.Manthan Mehta, M.D. is a class topper who always puts patient interests first. A researcher at heart, he always looks for evidence-driven approaches to all treatments, including nutrition and nutritional supplements. As an allopathic doctor, he has helped design the treatment protocols at Sepalika.com and is the lead author of the research papers published by the organisation in peer-reviewed medical journals. He is passionate about health communication and has authored several articles on disease and health on the sepalika website and featured in videos created for patient-awareness efforts as well.
With a Masters degree in Clinical and Public Health Nutrition from University College London, taught largely by scientists and clinicians based at University College London Hospital, Leon Sra practices evidence-based Medical Nutrition Therapy, meeting nutrition needs of people at every stage of life. She prescribes diets for healthy eating, weight management, disease-related malnutrition, metabolic disorders like diabetes, high cholesterol, high blood pressure, PCOS, micronutrient deficiencies and other digestive concerns. Always wanting to help and give back to the society, she has also been actively involved in the development sector working with social enterprises to enable last mile delivery of basic need and public health solutions.
Gurpriya Singh holds an Advanced Diploma in Acupressure Healing Science and uses powerful energy balancing magnets to restore energy flow in the body and heal various ailments. She is also a Senior Lecturer at ASPEUS (Acupressure Shodh Prashikshan Evam Upchar Sansthan, Allahabad). She serves as an integral member of the medical team at Sepalika, India’s 1st Online Women’s Health Clinic for Integrative Health. With special training in treating women with hormonal health conditions, Gurpriya has combined dietary supplements and magnet acupressure to successfully help hundreds of women heal. Her deep desire to help people heal naturally motivated her to shift pursuit of career in Chartered Accountancy into natural medicine.
Dr.N.Abdul Azees is M.D. Siddha, with more that 15 years of clinical practice. A soft-spoken clinician, known for his unique skill with the south Indian art of varmam, he combines this art with his deep research and understanding of herbs. After completing his government-recognized B.S.M.S (Bachelor of Siddha Medical Sciences) from Coimbatore, he went on to study pharmacology as his post-graduate subject to obtain his M.D. degree. Due to his keen interest in not just herbs, but also western anatomy, physiology and pathology, he is fully adept at reading western lab reports and interpreting them appropriately to arrive at holistic herbal solutions for patients. In addition to overseeing all herbal treatments of patients, he heads the herbal and nutraceutical product development efforts at Sepalika.com.
Shahroze Rizvi is Professor at ASPEUS (Acupressure Shodh Evam Upchar Sansthan, Allahabad). He has spent the last two decades perfecting the art of magnet-based acutherapy and has won numerous awards for his path-breaking service to this therapy. Seeing an average of 50 patients a day, his vast clinical experience makes him a much sought-after therapist and teacher. He has successfully treated thousands of patients in his career and currently divides his time between clinics in Allahabad, Delhi-NCR, Pune, Mumbai and Bengaluru. He has been associated with Sepalika.com since its inception and oversees all the magnet therapy administered to patients across various treatment programs.
Dr.Kalpana Mahabalesh is an Obstetrician and Gynaecologist (OBGYN) with more than 20 years of clinical experience. While she is still active in her offline clinical practice in the city of Bengaluru, her association with sepalika.com is born out of her deep interest in integrative medicine and holistic nutrition. After suffering for years from full-blown Type-2 Diabetes (she was on insulin), she managed to reverse her condition and completely go off medication with the help of the right diet. She is a meditator herself and counsels her patients on the value of mind-body practices to achieve vibrant health. She passionately believes that lifestyle diseases like PCOS and Type-2 Diabetes should be dealt with using lifestyle solutions like the right diet and lifestyle.