Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
What exactly is a Wellness Retreat / Wellness Centre / Health Retreat / Ayurveda Retreat?
A resort cum treatment centre with picturesque locations, diverse landscapes, itinerary full of calming activities and down time for reflection coupled with Satvik (simple but nutritious) food and service beyond excellence-this is what a Wellness Retreat is.
It has a Wellness Physician for consultation, Wellness Centre, Yoga hall, Swimming pool, trained therapists and many recreational activities.
Wellness Retreats, some having been in existence for 400 years, specialise in precision Ayurveda treatments supported with Yoga, Naturopathy, Meditation and homeopathy also in some cases. You will be surprised to know that there are Ayurveda Retreats that even treat complicated Eye diseases.
What is a Curated Ayurveda Treatment?
A curated Ayurveda treatment is a highly precise treatment plan customized specially for you, basis your consultation with a Wellness Physician.
What is a Wellness Holiday then?
Wellness holiday is a travel undertaken with the primary objective of improving one's health. It is a much-needed break you take, for health and well-being as top priority. Nestled in the lap of nature, it usually includes stay in a Wellness or Health Retreat, away from hustle bustle of city. A wellness vacation will usually involve Yoga, Ayurveda, Spa, Naturopathy or a combination of all these and more to achieve the maximum health benefits.
A Wellness holiday can be undertaken to lose weight, find your radiating skin back, simply detox via panchakarma or fasten recovery post a surgery.
Why take a Wellness Holiday?
Due to our lifestyle and eating habits, we have started experiencing an early onset of diseases like hypertension, diabetes, back problems etc. at a very young age. However, the largely practiced conventional treatments suppress the symptoms but do not treat the problem. The only solution therefore, is to go for Alternative Healing Options like Ayurveda, Yoga, and Naturopathy etc.
Wellness Retreats offer a well-crafted, personalized experience which focuses on you getting back to the pink of your physical and mental health. Whether your objective is health maintenance by Yoga or Detox or anti-ageing, a wellness holiday heals you from within and can benefit you in more ways than you can think of.
Sometimes Wellness Holidays are just a way to unwind and get spend some quality time with yourself.
What all treatments are available in a Wellness Retreat / Wellness Centre / Ayurveda Hospital?
The treatments available at a Wellness Retreat range from a rejuvenation / detox / anti-ageing / weight loss package at a basic level to treatments for complex diseases like Cervical Spondylitis, drug addiction, diabetes etc. Please visit our home page www.doctorayur.in to view the list of options available. You can also use our advance search on the home page to select the treatment you would like to go for.
Can all illnesses be cured with Ayurveda and supporting therapies at Wellness Retreats?
Ayurveda has the power to treat majority of the illnesses or reduce the intensity of the diseases to a great extent leading to a significantly better quality of life. The outcome is particularly better in Spine and bone care diseases, skin diseases, neurological disorders, eye diseases and stomach disorders.
To help you know treatment options for your illness, we will always arrange a consultation with a Wellness Physician as a first step, to understand your illness and design the treatment plan.
The outcome also varies from person to person and requires a disciplined approach both during the treatment and thereafter as prescribed by the wellness physician.
How many days does it take to cure a disease?
It varies from the intensity of your illness and your ability to commit time and effort towards leading to a better quality of life. The usual length of each stay at a Wellness Centre is around two weeks for treatments for chronic illnesses like Chronic back pain, neurological problems, post cancer recovery and the same may need to be repeated as prescribed by the Wellness Physician.
On the other hand, a rejuvenation stay / wellness holiday, generally suitable for unwinding, relaxing and small detox diets and can range from anywhere between 3 - 21 days.
How much does a precision Ayurveda treatment or a wellness holiday cost?
An Ayurveda treatment for two weeks starts at around INR 90,000 (USD 1200) per person and may vary depending on the wellness centre you are staying at. It is noteworthy treatment cost varies from centre to centre depending on the amenities.
A wellness holiday for rejuvenation can be done for 3 nights and start from INR 29,000 (USD 390) per person.
Can I travel alone for a Treatment or a Rejuvenation Program?
You can certainly travel alone, however, we recommend you to bring along a companion to help you manage the treatment better. The cost of companion at most retreats is usually for the food and does not burn a hole in your pocket.
We also offer Rejuvenation Packages for solo travellers where they are taken care of by specialized doctors and service-oriented care takers. Right from airport- assistance, pick and drop to the wellness retreat to every small thing you may need, we take care of it all. Be it a teenager or a senior citizen, anyone can travel alone.
I need treatment on multiple things, how do I select a package?
Generally, Wellness Stays have one or two primary goals, however, there are multiple benefits that are derived out of it. In case, you are unable to find the desired package online, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org. We have a panel of certified doctors who will provide you consultation and refer the best treatments.
Can I claim insurance for the treatment taken at a Wellness Centre?
You will be able to claim insurance benefits for treatments taken at NABH (National Accreditation Board for Hospitals and Healthcare Providers) accredited Wellness Retreats / Hospitals only. The insurance benefits are generally on a reimbursement basis except at a few centres that offer cashless treatments and subject to the terms and conditions of your insurance policy.
Please check with your medical insurance provider for coverage, terms and documents required for reimbursement and do inform us in advance for the same so we can guide you as well.
Please also advise the Wellness Centre at the time of check in, that you will be requiring the documents for medical insurance at the time of discharge and do collect the same directly from the centre.
** NABH is India’s highest standard for exhaustive healthcare.
Is the treatment at the Wellness Retreat medically safe?
When you get treatment at NABH (National Accreditation Board for Hospitals and Healthcare Providers) accredited Wellness Retreats, you can experience the care of highest level. NABH is India’s highest standard for exhaustive healthcare.
Wellness Retreats usually have highly experienced doctors and therapists, some of them have even previously headed renowned Ayurveda Institutes. Some of the centres have medical professionals from allopathy also present to ensure holistic diagnosis / treatment.
Your journey with us begins with a consultation with a Wellness Physician who understands your objective in detail and dives deep into your previous medical history.
Post this, treatments are customized basis your body type. Also, the Ayurveda / satvik / positive pranic food you consume is usually tailor made according to your body type.
What are the payment options available while booking through DoctorAyur?
You can choose any of the following methods:
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For international remittances, we will advise you of the bank details at the time of booking.
Is EMI facility available?
Yes, you can choose pay by EMI method while making payment on our website / payment link shared with you or contact your bank / card issuer to convert the payment into EMIs.
What are the benefits of booking with DoctorAyur?
Can I cancel the treatment once booked?
Please refer to the cancellation policy shared with you at the time of booking. In general, read our Payments and cancellation policy and Terms and Conditions to get more details.
Refunds will be initiated within 7-14 working days of the refund request received by us via the same mode as the payment and make take you longer depending on your original mode of payment.
Certain therapies included in the program are contraindicated for women during their menses. Women are advised to schedule the program safely outside of the menstrual period.
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