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Ayurveda experts


  • Director-Atharva Multi Speciality Ayurveda Hospital,Cancer Research Center,Panchakarma and Skin care Hospital, Rajkot, Gujarat, India.

  • Director-Atharva Life Science Academic and Research Foundation

  • Director-Green Tree Botanicals Pvt. Ltd.

  • Professor- B.G.Garaiya Ayurved College,Rajkot



  • Bachelor of Ayurvedic medicine & surgery from Jamnagar Ayurveda University-April 1994 at Arya Kanya College-Baroda. 

  • Medical Emergency Treatment Course 1994 from Rajkot Civil Hospital.

  • MD (Ayurveda in Oncology) from Jamnagar Ayurvedic University- Dec.1998 from Shalya Dept.(Ancient Surgery)



  • Developed innovative ways using state of the art technology to reanalyze data sets containing information on AgniKrama (Hyperthermia) i.e. Cauterization in Head and Neck cancer and "Matra Basti"in Pelvic Tumors of male and female.

  • The efficacy of mind-body techniques through Yoga and Medications on advanced cancer.

  • Post operative rehabilitation in Breast cancer through Yogasanas.



  • Run private cancer care hospital at Rajkot with collaborative research projects at Surat Govt. Cancer Hospital.

  • Offer Prophylactic, Palliative and Supportive treatment in all types of cancer.

  • Did thesis with Rajkot cancer hospital and research center  in all aspects of cancer viz. Surgery, Radiotherapy, Chemotherapy, Brachy therapy and combined modality of the treatment, palliative and preventive oncology.


  • Completed M.D. Research work at Nathalal Parekh Cancer Hospital & Research Center, Rajkot in 1997-1998, which was the collaborative center for the Jamnagar Ayurvedic University. Research work done for one and half year under guidance of Dr. V. K. Gupta-Medical Director and Chief Radiation Oncologist. The research project was on the "Role of Raudra Rasa in management of Arbuda" with special reference to cancer of head and neck.

  • Collaborated with Lion's Cancer Hospital and Research Center, Surat under guidance of Dr. S. P. Shrivastava (Medical Director & Chief Radiation Oncologist) for comparative study to combat the side effect of radiotherapy and to increase the effect of radiotherapy in advance head & neck cancer and cervical cancer with radiation and plant product

Paper Presentation and Publications

  • Gold medal in international seminar on Ayurveda and Cancer-1997 at Pune

  • National Seminar on Kaumarbhrutya (pediatrics)-1997 at Jamnagar Ayurvedic University.

  • National Seminar on Ayurveda and Cancer-1998 at Delhi.

  • National Seminal on better utilization of Ayurveda in health delivery program with special reference to primary health car-1998 at Gujarat Ayurved University, Jamnagar.

  • National conference on Advances in oncology & meditation retreat-at Mount Abu-1999 by Global Hospital.

  • National Seminar on Ayurveda and Cancer-1999 at Jamnagar.

  • Gold medal in international seminal on cancer and Ayurveda at Jamnagar Ayurvedic University in Jan-2000.

  • International seminar on Ayurveda at Jamnagar Ayurvedic University in Jan-2001.

  • ASCO-PAN Asia conference at New Delhi in Feb-2002

  • Poster presentation at GCRI-Ahmedabad in AROI National Conference Dec-2005.

  • International conference on cancer at NCI- national cancer institute , betehesda, USA. Dec. 2007

  • Invited Speaker International Conference on Cosmetology-Hyderabad, November 23rd-24th 2012

  • Invited Speaker International Conference on Dermatology, Chicago, USA, 15th to 17th April 2013

  • Attended National Ayurvedic Medical Association (NAMA)’s 10th Annual Conference at Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA 18th To 21st April 2013



  • Conducted workshops on Ayurveda Oncology and Ayurveda Cooking,Yoga and Meditation at Pleasure II wellness Center, St.Woodbridge, Virginia, USA, 20th April to 23rd April

  • Invited to deliver the guest speech on Ayurveda Oncology by the University of Delaware, Wilmington, USA on 28th April.

  • Conducted workshops on Ayurveda Oncology and Ayurveda Cooking, Ayurveda Panchakarma, Yoga and Meditation at Yonkers Wellness Center, New York, 1st May to 15th May.

  • Invited as a Resource Person by the Ministry of Ayush at National Seminar on Ayurveda Cancer Research Center at Mumbai.

Special Achievement

  • One of the screening test member of the Panel of advisory committee all India panel for deputation Ayurveda expert abroad by Govt. Of India, Ministry of Health, Delhi in 2001.

  • Conducted many Radio Talks, TV Talks including special program on Sanskar Channel, E-TV.

  • Honoured with the certificate of Appreciation by the Member of New York State Assembly Mr.Nader Sayegh of Westchester Council of New York for the outstanding contribution in propagation of Ayuurveda in Dermatology and Oncology globally at New York on 21st May 2019.

Dr Bhavna Joshi

BAMS, MD, Ayurveda Cancer Physician

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