For those who may be looking for options in Alternative Medicine, Nanavati Super Speciality Hospital has the Department of Ayurveda and Department of Homoeopathy.
Ayurveda lays emphasis on dietary techniques and alternate medicines for enabling good health and treating ailments. Ayurveda offers a variety of treatments and procedures structured to the needs of a patient like balancing the biological chirality, personalising dietary regimen, lifestyle modification, emotional release, purification of body by palliation, use of herbs and other natural products.
Homoeopathy is a form of alternative medicine created in 1796 by Samuel Hahnemann based on his doctrine of like cures like whereby a substance that causes the symptoms of a disease in healthy people will cure similar symptoms in sick people.
Considerable success has been recorded in the healing of illnesses through Ayurveda and Homoeopathy in various chronic diseases like metabolic & systemic disorders, skin & allergic disorders, psychological disorders, auto immune diseases, etc., which may not be amenable to other forms of treatment.