Our contributors

Our writers are domain specialists, health and fitness experts, wellness professionals, spiritual thought leaders—many are pioneers in their own right.

Here is a list of the writers who have contributed one or more articles to Complete Wellbeing over the past several years. Click on the name to read more about them.

Roli DaveRoli Dave (2)

Dr Roli Dave BPT, PG in Sports medicine and physiotherapy, is a consulting physiotherapist at Dr L H Hiranandani Hospital, Powai, Mumbai. She specialises in exercise physiology and manual therapy.

avatar for Jalil ParkarJalil Parkar (1)

Jalil D Parkar is a Chest Medicine Specialist at Lilavati Hospital & Research Centre.

Vijay PanikarVijay Panikar (2)

Dr Vijay Panikar, MD, DNB, FCPS is a diabetologist associated with Lilavati Hospital & Research Centre.

avatar for Anand SwaminathanAnand Swaminathan (1)

Anand Swaminathan is the director, Product and Solution, at Zicom Electronic Security Systems Limited, Mumba.

Prachee Naringrekar-NaikPrachee Naringrekar-Naik (3)

Prachee Naringrekar-Naik is a Mumbai-based nutritionist and diet consultant who has completed her Post Graduate Diploma in Dietetics from SNDT Women’s University. In her over experience of over five years, she has worked as a consultant with many well-known corporate houses.

avatar for Rahul KhotRahul Khot (1)

Dr Rahul Khot, consulting orthopaedic surgeon at Asha Parikh Research centre and BCJ General Hospital, Guru Nanak hospital and research centre.

avatar for C DwarakanathC Dwarakanath (1)

Dr C D Dwarakanath is former president of Indian Society of Periodontology.

V A Sajit BabuV A Sajit Babu (1)

Dr V A Sajit Babu, MBBS, DNB [respiratory medicine], is consulting pulmonologist at the Dr L H Hiranandani Hospital, Mumbai.

avatar for Sangeet Kumar PoddarSangeet Kumar Poddar (1)

Dr Sangeet Kumar Poddar, MS [ENT], is consultant ENT surgeon at Sevenhills Hospital in Mumbai.

Rajesh ShuklaRajesh Shukla (3)

Rajesh Shukla is an eminent corporate trainer, career coach, motivational speaker & writer. He has been a performance coach to hundreds of professionals. As Founder of Korporate Karma, he has embarked onto a journey of a movement of self effectiveness.

Malavika AthavaleMalavika Athavale (10)

Malavika Athavale is a post graduate in Dietetics from SNDT University and a consulting nutritionist with varied experiences across clinical nutrition, individual consulting and corporate nutrition assignments. She runs her nutrition clinic in Mumbai and also conducts educational workshops.

avatar for Shefali TsabaryShefali Tsabary (1)

Dr Shefali Tsabary holds a PhD in clinical psychology from Columbia University, New York. She has lectured extensively on Mindful Living and Conscious Parenting around the world. She currently has a private practice in New York where she works with clients across the spectrum. She is the author of The Conscious Parent; Namaste Publishing.

avatar for Rupal ShahRupal Shah (1)

Dr Rupal Shah, MS, DOMS, is the clinical director of Mumbai-based LaseRx: Institute of Laser Medicine and a highly experienced LASIK surgeon.

avatar for Viranchi OzaViranchi Oza (1)

Dr Viranchi B Oza is the lead dentist at Omnisleep Solutions, Mumbai. He specialises in the treatment of sleep breathing disorders using oral appliances. He has trained extensively with leading American dentists in the area of applied dentistry in sleep medicine and works closely with Jamison Spencer, pioneer in dental sleep medicine and craniofacial pain in Boise, Idaho, USA.

Sharon DriscollSharon Driscoll (3)

Sharon R. Driscoll is a pre-medical student at Cornell University and a member of the Sleep for Success consulting firm, where she delivers educational presentations on sleep education and research.

Rekha SharmaRekha Sharma (1)

Rekha Sharma, RD, is National President Indian Dietetic Association and member of the Expert Panel for IndianWomensHealth.com. She is also the Director, Clinical Nutrition and Dietetics, Diabetes Foundation [India].

Julia SaundersJulia Saunders (1)

Julia Saunders, MEd,is a sexual health educator, Vancouver, BC, Canada. She holds a Masters in Education from UBC. Along with teaching parents how to talk to their children about sexuality and sexual health, Julia also trains professionals to do this important work in their fields, and teaches Sacred Sexuality to adults. She believes in empowering people of all ages and stages to be sexually holistic and healthy.

avatar for Prashant CPPrashant CP (1)

Prashant CP is the Head, Technical Division, Birla Kerala Vaidyashala.

Jeffrey KottlerJeffrey Kottler (1)

Jeffrey Kottler is a professor of counseling at California State University, Fullerton and the author of more than 80 books including Travel That Can Change Your Life. He is the co-founder of Empower Nepali Girls which provides scholarships to lower caste girls who are academically gifted. Jeffrey happened to be visiting India with a group of students doing service projects during the time this article was submitted. He is currently traveling around the world with 600 students on Semester at Sea, an academic voyage that seeks to change students’ lives through transformative travel experiences.

avatar for Shaun DubashShaun Dubash (1)

Shaun Dubash is vice president–business development at Travelguru—A Travelocity company.

avatar for Anil BallaniAnil Ballani (2)

Dr Anil G Ballani, MD, is a consultant physician at the Lilavati Hospital and Research Centre.

avatar for Rajesh BinyalaRajesh Binyala (1)

Dr Rajesh Binyala, MD, is a consulting physician and diabetologist at Sanjeevani Surgical & General Hospital in Mumbai.

Snehal SriramSnehal Sriram (1)

Dr Snehal Sriram, MCPS, DVD, DNB, is a consultant in cosmetic dermatology at SevenHills Hospital, Mumbai.

avatar for Rajiv WalliaRajiv Wallia (1)

Rajiv Wallia is the Executive Director of Proline Fitness.

avatar for Ashok SirsatAshok Sirsat (1)

Dr Ashok Sirsat is a consultant neurologist at Lilavati Hospital, Mumbai.

Jyotika ChhibberJyotika Chhibber (2)

Jyotika Chhibber is a qualified aromatherapist who has helped several individuals find relief with the help of this treatment. She is trained in several alternative practices like reiki and is also a certified hypnotherapist. She is the Founder-Director of The Light of Life Institute, affiliated with California Hypnosis Institute - USA.

Rekha ChaudhariRekha Chaudhari (1)

Rekha Chaudhari is a spa expert with 20 years of industry experience. She holds internationally acclaimed certifications like CIDESCO in aesthetics care and has undergone intensive advance training in beauty and spa in France and Germany. She is director, JCKRC Spa Destination Pvt. Ltd. and Caressaa Day Spa.

Beena WagleBeena Wagle (3)

Dr Beena Wagle is a practising homoeopath with a fellowship in applied nutrition. Her profession is her passion. Her hobbies include interactive workshops and talks. She is based in Mumbai and can be contacted at dr.beenawagle@gmail.com.

David BardsleyDavid Bardsley (4)

Dr David Bardsley is an author, surgeon and speaker. Dr. Bardsley dedicates his time to helping individuals and families of children with behavioral and learning problems. His presentation and book present a unique and personal perspective into the world of abnormal behavior. His story of hope, struggle and victory is intended to help any family struggling with a “LESS THAN PERFECT CHILD.”

avatar for Jatin ShahJatin Shah (1)

Jatin P Shah is a Mumbai-based infertility expert and an ART [Assisted Reproductive Technologies] specialist with many successful IVF pregnancies to his credit.

avatar for Lincy JacobLincy Jacob (1)

Lincy Jacob is a full-time consultant at the Blood Bank of the Dr L H Hiranandani Hospital in Powai, Mumbai.

avatar for Satpal PannuSatpal Pannu (1)

Dr Satpal Pannu, MS, is a consultant in Ophthalmology at Seven Hills Hospital, Mumbai.

avatar for Samir ParikhSamir Parikh (1)

Dr Samir Parikh is chief psychiatrist, department of Mental Health & Behavioral Sciences, Max Healthcare, New Delhi.

Seetha RajuSeetha Raju (1)

Seetha Raju, MD, is a consultant [general medicine] with leading hospitals in Mumbai. Her specialisations include diabetology and critical care. She has a keen interest in social service and has done considerable work in supporting street children and the elderly. She has also organised many educational treks for children.

Rachel EklundRachel Eklund (2)

Rachel M Eklund is a student at Cornell University studying nutrition with a concentration on dietetics. She is a research assistant for Dr. James B. Maas, working on sleep education and maintenance of healthy sleep practices.

avatar for Sangita AnandSangita Anand (2)

Sangita Anand is a colour therapist and numerologist based in New Zealand. She is also a journalist and management consultant.

Livy ShivrajLivy Shivraj (1)

Dr Livy Shivraj, PhD, heads the molecular research labs of a private group of companies in Malaysia. She has filed a few patents to her credit and is currently involved in developing diagnostic microarray chips for complex inherited diseases.

Sangeeta BhagwatSangeeta Bhagwat (3)

Sangeeta Bhagwat facilitates inner work and transformation in groups and individuals by playing the role of a facilitator, holistic healer, life coach or author. She has written four books on healing and self-empowerment.

Archana JunejaArchana Juneja (1)

Dr Archana Juneja, DM, DNB [Endo], MNAMS, is consultant endocrinologist at the Seven Hills Hospital in Mumbai. She also has a fellowship in advanced endocrinology from Australia.

avatar for Ram ChaddhaRam Chaddha (1)

Dr Ram Chaddha is consultant orthopaedic surgeon at the Lilavati Hospital and Research Centre, Mumbai.