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.

Shubhangee SatamShubhangee Satam (1)

Dr Shubhangee Satam, M.D [Ayurveda], has around 10 years of rich experience in healthcare industry in international markets. She has been practicing Ayurveda since 10 years, focussing more on weight management and skin and hair care [beauty and therapeutic].

Shalini MehraShalini Mehra (3)

Shalini Mehra is a freelance writer based in New Delhi. Her articles have been published widely in the print as well as the web media. Subjects like health, alternative remedies and parenting are her forte.

avatar for Sandeep SachdevSandeep Sachdev (1)

Sandeep Sachdev is the winner of Sahara's first reality show on weight loss Biggest Loser Jeetega.

Shweta NadkarniShweta Nadkarni (1)

Shweta Nadkarni has a diploma in reflexology, anatomy and physiology from thr International Spa and Beauty College, Hong Kong. She is also the founder of Shen Reflexology, Mumbai. When not at work, she enjoys reading, learning music, and spending free time with her dogs.

Shefali ThanawalaShefali Thanawala (1)

Dr Shefali Thanawala is an Ayurvedic physician with 16 years of experience in the field of clinical practice and Ayurveda.

Kim LawsonKim Lawson (1)

Dr Kim Lawson, BTech [Hons], PhD, is a research pharmacologist with an international reputation in Drug Discovery Research. He is on the editorial board of Myalgies International and is a member of the Medical Advisory Boards to the Fibromyalgia Association UK, to FibroAction, to Polkadotgals, to the European Network of Fibromyalgia Associations and to the All Party Parliamentary Group on Fibromyalgia [Houses of Parliament, Westminster].

Arun ChockalingamArun Chockalingam (1)

Dr Arun Chockalingam is the Secretary General of the World Hypertension League. He holds MS, PhD, FACC, FAHA degrees and is the professor of Global Health at Simon Fraser University in Vancouver, Canada.

Jivana HeymanJivana Heyman (1)

Jivana Heyman is an Integral Yoga minister and Director of teacher training for the Integral Yoga Institute of San Francisco. Jivana teaches Yoga for people with diabilities. He has created the Accessible Yoga Teacher training programme to train people with disabilities to become Yoga teachers.

Vanita RautVanita Raut (1)

Dr Vanita Raut, MD, DGO, is a full-time consultant - Obstetrics & Gynaecology - at Dr L H Hiranandani Hospital, Powai.

avatar for Shashi SinghShashi Singh (1)

Shashi Singh is a freelance writer.

avatar for Vidya SuryVidya Sury (3)

Vidya Sury is a writer, blogger and editor. She blogs and enjoys books, music, photography, cooking, DIY and coffee. Write to her at vidya at vidyasury dot com

Akash RajpalAkash Rajpal (2)

Dr Akash Rajpal, M.B.B.S doctor with post graduate credentials in public health, hospital administration and a Mergers & Acquisitions professional, has worked in both public and private sectors for more than 13 years. He is founder of EKOHEALTH which facilitates discounts & cost comparisons to the un-insurable segment like the senior citizens and diabetics to help them save money on health expenses.

avatar for Marilyn RemediosMarilyn Remedios (1)

Marilyn Remedios volunteers in the education department of various poor urban communities, because she believes that education is society's greatest leveler.

Rittu KumarRittu Kumar (4)

Rittu Kumar is the Technical Director - Skin Care at Brushman India Limited.

Esther KinderEsther Kinder (2)

Esther Kinder is the Technical Educator at Brushman [India] Ltd. With a rich experience of seven years and training at Keune, she is fully immersed in her passion to make delight for her clients and students.

Bharat JainBharat Jain (1)

Dr Bharat D Jain is a Mumbai-based dental surgeon. He runs the Musskan Smile Clinic an is also a member of associations like the IDA[Indian Dental Association], IAACCD[Indian Academy of Aesthetic and Cosmetic Dentistry] and Rotary International.

Tunisha MehrotraTunisha Mehrotra (1)

Tunisha Mehrotra is a writer and devoted seeker engaged in a personal quest. She believes that life is meant to be joyful. Absolutely anything can delight her - fresh flowers, a cup of tea, winter sunshine, her dog! Along the way, she reads a bit, writes a bit, and lovingly nurtures a garden.

Gopal SharmaGopal Sharma (2)

Pt Gopal Sharma is President, Institute of Vaastu and Joyful Living, New Delhi. He is presently engaged in adding peace, prosperity and happiness in the lives of people by consultancy and courses on Vaastu & Pyramidology. He has to his credit 27 best selling books in Hindi, English, German and French on Vaastu Science.

Harendra KhuranaHarendra Khurana (1)

Harendra Khurana has been pursuing music since the last 35 years. The awareness of the healing power of his voice coupled with his compassion for the wellbeing of humanity inspired him to initiate Resonance.

Mosaraf AliMosaraf Ali (1)

Mosaraf Ali is an internationally renowned pioneer of Integrated Medicine. Having studied medicine, acupuncture, homoeopathy, hypnosis, iridology, and ayurveda, today he runs a successful Integrated Medicine Medical Centre. He has authored six books.

avatar for Derran LangstonDerran Langston (1)

Derran Langston is a qualified personal trainer fitness trainer listed on the Register of Exercise Professionals[REPS]. He believes that if he can get fit and strong again after cancer and chemo, anyone can. He is the founder of Real World Fitness.

Garima MidhaGarima Midha (3)

Garima Midha is a New-Delhi-based health writer.

Preetaish KaulPreetaish Kaul (1)

Dr Preetaish Kaul has an MBBS degree from Jammu University. He is among the first generation of doctors in the country who took to full-time medical writing. Before taking the plunge, he practiced clinical medicine with departments of emergency and cardio thoracic surgery.

Anuradha ShankarAnuradha Shankar (3)

Anuradha Shankar is a mother, traveller, freelance writer and compulsive bookworm living in Mumbai. She blogs at www.anushankarn.blogspot.in

Rajeev WarrierRajeev Warrier (1)

Dr Rajeev C Warrier is a BAMS. He is director and partner of an ayurvedic spa, clinic and treatment centre in Mumbai, India. He is a philanthropic practitioner of Ayurveda and has been involved in creating a general awareness in the betterment of health facilities in India.

Sajeela MainiSajeela Maini (2)

Sajeela Maini is a New-Delhi-based Tobacco Cessation Specialist, running a chain of Tobacco Cessation Clinics. She runs Tobacco Cessation Programs in Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi; and National Heart Institute, New Delhi. She is also the President of Tobacco Control Foundation of India and Director of Quit Tobacco Consultancy.

David S FriedmanDavid S Friedman (1)

Dr David S Friedman is MD, MPH, Department of Opthalmology and International Health, Wilmer Eye Institute, John Hopkins Hospital Baltimore, MD, USA.

Andrew JacksonAndrew Jackson (1)

Andrew Jackson is Director of Communications for Glaucoma Research Foundation, San Francisco, CA.

Mekhla MuttooMekhla Muttoo (1)

Mekhla Muttoo is a pranic healing instructor, a model, and an anchor. She works as a communications officer for a Mumbai-based multi-brand store.

Ruchira TendolkarRuchira Tendolkar (3)

Dr Ruchira Tendolkar, MBBS, is an A.C.S.M certified health and fitness instructor. She is also an A.C.E certified clinical exercise specialist and a consultant, practitioner and educator for exercise science.

Sushil SharmaSushil Sharma (1)

Dr Sushil Sharma is a Delhi-based Senior Orthopaedic surgeon and the Chairman of Arthritis Foundation of India Trust[AFI], a non-profit making organisation, and a member of International Osteoporosis Foundation. He is also an expert on Arthritis and joint replacement surgery, with fellowship from Switzerland.

Apratim GoelApratim Goel (11)

Dr Apratim Goel in the CEO and Medical Director of a chain of laser and cosmetic clinics called Cutis Skin Studio, Mumbai. An extremely passionate aesthetician and board certified dermatologist, she is an author and a voracious reader.

Debaloy MitraDebaloy Mitra (1)

Debaloy Mitra, has received an advance fitness training from Leicester College, London and yoga training from SVYASA, Bangalore. He is currently working as a lifestyle consultant.

Jeremy McCarthyJeremy McCarthy (1)

Jeremy McCarthy is director of spa development, operations and marketing for Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Inc, NY. He currently serves as the vice chairman of the International SPA Association [ISPA].

Rekha ShethRekha Sheth (1)

Dr Rekha Sheth, MD, DVD, Cosmetic Dermatologist, is the founder and present President of the Cosmetology Society [India]. Dr Rekha, the pioneer in beauty technology like Laser, Botox®, Fillers, runs her own clinic in Mumbai.

Anuja AgarwalaAnuja Agarwala (1)

Anuja Agarwala is the President Indian Dietetic Association and nutritionist with the Department of Paediatrics, All India Institute of Medical Sciences [AIIMS], New Delhi. She is also the executive member of Indian Society of Enteral and Parenteral Nutrition.

Bharat PhadkeBharat Phadke (1)

Bharat Phadke is a certified Thai Yoga Massage trainer and practitioner. He is passionate about Thai Yoga and dedicates his free time to heal people.

Nagendra MishraNagendra Mishra (1)

Dr Nagendra Mishra, MD, is a consultant urologist at Jivraj Mehta Hospital, Ahmedabad, and the chairman of Indian IC/PBS Society.

Shripal M DoshiShripal M Doshi (1)

Dr Shripal M Doshi, MS [Gen Surg], MCh [Thoracic Surg], is a visiting cardiothoracic and vascular surgery consultant at Dr L H Hiranandani Hospital, Powai, Mumbai. He takes cardiac surgery as his hobby and treats patients from all socio–economic strata with equal commitment.

Stephan EsserStephan Esser (1)

Dr Stephan Esser, MD, is a resident in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at Harvard Medical School and Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital in Boston, MA, where he works closely with the Institute of Lifestyle Medicine.