Dr. R.S. Roy, the chief physician and M.D. of Amrita Ayurveda Medical Centre, Tripunithura belongs to a family having rich heritage of Ayurveda. Dr. R.S. Roy’s Amrita Ayurveda Medical Centre was started as Amrita Pharmacy at Kundara, Kollam in 1990. Following this in 1996 his next venture began near Kinar junction, Tripunithura, where he concentrated on the treatment of skin and allergic diseases. In 2002, Amrita Ayurveda Medical Centre was established at Tripunithura with a full set up of in-patient treatment facilities.
Amrita has Branches at Kollam, Guruvayoor, Kozhikode and Changanassery
After acquiring BAMS degree from the renowned Vaidyaratnam Ayurveda College Ollur, Dr. R.S. Roy underwent training and practice under Ayurveda Acharya, late Sri. K. Kunjuraman Vaidyar, Pourasthya Pharmacy, Anchalummoodu, Kollam, which paved the way for success in his career. Dr. Roy dedicated his effort as a doctor in the field of Dermatology as he could acquire knowledge about Ayurveda from his very boyhood from his grandmother, who was a practitioner of ‘Visha Chikitsa’.
Besides the general ayurvedic practice Dr. Roy focused on the Ayurveda treatment of vitiligo, psoriasis and other chronic skin/allergic diseases and has been bestowed with many awards for his excellence in Ayurvedic dermatology.