Santhosh Head and Neck Department

The branch of Ayurveda leading with the prognosis, diagnosis and treatment procedure of head, eyes, ears, nose and throat is known as Salakya Chikilsa. The book describes about 72 eye diseases (including surgical procedures of cataract, eyelid diseases etc.), diseases of lips, gum, tooth, tongue, palate, throat, diseases of head, nose, ear.

According to Ayurveda head (Siras) is the seat of prana. If root is destructed, the whole plant gets destructed likewise if head is injured, death proceeds.

We provide treatments for diseases like:-

Head and Neck Desease

Head and Neck Desease

Head and Neck Desease

Head and Neck Desease

  • Sinusitis
  • Rhinitis
  • Migraine
  • Tonsillitis
  • Sore throat
  • Otalgia
  • Tinnitus
  • Nasal congestion etc.

Bad breath, nasal discharge, fever, tenderness over sinuses, pain and itching behind eyes, dark circles around eyes, decreased sense of smell, difficulty in breathing etc. symptoms indicate accumulation of mucous (kapham) in face and chest which requires internal medications like decoctions, arishtams etc. and external treatment.

Diseases of head are caused due to irregular posters, unhealthy diet and stress

The diseases includes:-

  • Neck stiffness
  • Cervical spondylosis
  • Degenerative disc
  • Pain due to injury
  • Radiating pain from neck to shoulder due to nerve compression
  • Virus infection of throat leading to neck pain etc.
  • Muscle pain (fibromyalgia)

Nose is the only gateway for the drug administration or for the elimination of toxins from head. Administration of medicines through nostrils in different forms like power, paste, oil is known as NASYAM. It is highly effective in all head and neck diseases.

Management includes:-

  • Nasyam
  • Thalam
  • Sirodhara
  • Kavalam
  • Dhoopanam
  • Gandoosham
  • Virechanam
  • Vamanam
  • Lepanam
  • Karnapooranam etc.

Factors that trigger headaches

  • Stress
  • Anger
  • Hunger
  • Disturbed Sleep
  • Fired tin foods
  • Day sleep
  • Constipation

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