Vasant Lad, B.A.M. & S., M.A.Sc.

About us

Dr. Vasant Lad is a preeminent Ayurvedic Physician and Professor of Ayurveda who founded the Ayurvedic Institute in Albuquerque, NM, in 1984. Prior to that he had served as Professor of Clinical Medicine at the Pune University College of Ayurvedic Medicine. He holds a Master of Ayurvedic Science (M.A.Sc.) degree. Respected throughout the world for his knowledge, Dr. Lad is the author of many articles and books including Ayurveda: The Science of Self-Healing and Textbook of Ayurveda, Vol. 1-3. He teaches at the Ayurvedic Institute and also in Pune, India, and travels extensively sharing the holistic wisdom of Ayurveda. Visit the Institute’s website for more information.


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