Vimala Kumar : Acupuncturist, Herbalist and Ayurvedic Consultant
Vimala received her Masters degree in Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine from the New England School of Acupuncture. She has studied both Japanese and Chinese styles of acupuncture as well as Chinese herbal medicine. Her post graduate clinical studies have included an Acupuncture clinic at Boston Medical Center in the Department of Family Medicine. She has also continued her studies in Chinese Herbal medicine through a postgraduate clinic at Pathways to Wellness in Boston.
Prior to this, Vimala completed a two year course of study as taught by Dr Vasant Lad, reknowned Ayurvedic physician and teacher at the Ayurvedic Institute in Albuquerque New Mexico . Vimala has also studied yoga in India , and is interested in the ways in which yoga can be applied practically in everyday life.
Acupuncture treats a variety of conditions including musculo-skelatal disorders and sports injuries. It is also employed in the treatment of internal disorders such as OB-GYN related issues, and is generally used to boost immunity and promote good health. Ayurveda utilizes lifestyle strategies in order to implement wellbeing. Vimala combines all modalities her treatment style.