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Dr. Shekar

Dr. Shekar

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13 Years Experience Overall

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Dr. Shekar is a Ayurveda in JP Nagar, Bangalore and has an experience of 13 years in this field. Dr. Shekar practices at Jahnavi Polyclinic in JP Nagar, Bangalore. He completed BAMS from DMG College Gadag in 2006. He is a member of AYUSH. Service provided by the doctor is: General Consultation.

JP Nagar, Bangalore

Jahnavi Polyclinic

#32, JP Nagar 8th Phase, Landmark: Jambusavari Dinne., Bangalore

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Mon - Sat

09:00 - 02:30
05:30 - 09:30


Common questions & answers

Q: What is the meaning of Ayurveda?

A: Ayurveda is an ancient system of healing illness which means "science of life" (Ayur = life and Veda = science). Ayurveda recognises human being as part of nature and is governed by three major energies termed as "Vata" (wind), "Pitta" (fire), and "Kapha" (earth).

Q: What are ayurvedic medicines?

A: Ayurvedic medicines are India's oldest and a traditional medical system for treating illnesses. These medicines are referred to in ancient writings which majorly consist of plant product and may include animal product, metal, and mineral.

Q: Are ayurvedic medicines effective?

A: According to scientific clinical trials on some ayurvedic medicines, it is proved that these medicines are equally effective as that of allopathic medicines.

Q: Are ayurvedic medicines safe?

A: Ayurvedic medicinal preparation may include metal, minerals and gems which may pose a risk of increased metal and mineral levels in body which may be dangerous. Thus, they should be taken only from a reputed, experienced and genuine qualified ayurvedic doctor.

Q: Is it safe to use ayurvedic medicines in pregnancy?

A: No, it is not safe to use ayurvedic medicines without consultation of your doctor or child's doctor during pregnancy or if you are breastfeeding your baby. These medicines may contain some component which may be harmful for development of your baby.


General Consultation



BAMS - DMG College Gadag, 2006




2007 - Present senior consultant at Jahnavi Poly Clinic


21308 Karnataka Ayurvedic and Unani Practitioner's Board, 2007
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