Dr. Vaijayanti (Jay) Apte is one of the most experienced, India trained, Ayurvedic doctors in the United States. Dr. Jay Apte earned an integrated degree in Allopathic and Ayurvedic medicine from Poona (now Pune) University in India. She also has a Master’s degree (MS) in Biomedical Sciences from the University of North Texas (UNT).
After practicing medicine as a licensed gynecologist and Ayurveda practitioner in India for several years, she migrated to the US in the early 80s. Dr. Jay has been involved in Ayurvedic practice and teaching for the last 35 years, most of it in the US. Dr. Jay has helped thousands of people suffering from a variety of chronic illnesses through diet and lifestyle counseling, modification and Ayurvedic therapies including herbs and Panchakarma treatments.
Her experience encompasses entrepreneurship, private practice, research and teaching. She has offered numerous lectures, seminars and workshops in many health conferences, at prestigious universities, on radio and TV. In 1987, Dr. Jay established “The Ayurveda Clinic” in Dallas / Ft. Worth metroplex to offer Ayurvedic health counseling. She moved to San Francisco Bay Area in year 2000 and started an Ayurvedic clinic in Foster City. She now practices in her wellness center in Mountain View, CA. Determined to spread Ayurvedic wisdom, she has started Ayurvedic schools in which internationally renowned Ayurvedic doctors teach authentic Ayurveda. Dr. Jay is the past president of the California Association of Ayurvedic Medicine (CAAM) and is currently a board member of NAMA – National
Ayurvedic Medical Association.
Dr. Jay’s Health & Nature Wellness Center
2495 Old Middlefield Way,
Mountain View, CA 94043