Dr.Shine is an Acupuncture, Natural Medicine and Hatha Yoga Therapy practitioner with over 12 years of experience across the UK, Maldives and India.
Dr. Shine studied in Naturopathy and Yogic Sciences at the prestigious Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences in Banglore, India and Postgraduate Diploma in Ayurveda Therapies from Kerala Ayurveda Pharmacy Limited, Kerala, India. His Medical career began as a Clinical Acupuncturist and Therapeutic Yoga Teacher at the Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, a 1450 bed hospital in the south of India. He then went on to refine his skills in the hospitality industry at the 5 star retreats, the Hilton Shillim Estate Retreat & Spa, India and Maalifushi by COMO In the Maldives.
He came to U.K in 2016 on a Skilled work visa as a wellness consultant and Acupuncturist. He specialises in chronic pain, degenerative disorders, digestive issues and stress management. His strong background in Natural Medicine, Acupuncture, Ayurveda and Therapeutic Yoga combined with his experience in hospitals and resorts, gives him an exceptional breadth of experience to assist each individual with their health & wellness goal.
When not in clinic, you can find Dr. Shine reading books, watching football, practising yoga and spending time with his loved ones.
Dr Shine offers Acupuncture treatments, Dry Cupping, Therapeutic Bespoke Massage, Therapeutic Yoga & Exercise Therapy. Please see services and price list below.
Acupuncture, Natural Medicine and Hatha Yoga Therapy practitioner
Alignement, circulation, improved motion & flexibility
Functional Strength, balance, flexibility, power, breathing and focus
Dr.Shine’s acupuncture session is tailored to the individual requirements of his client, whether that’s helping with anxiety or offering effective pain relief. The consultation will draw on medical history and identify the root the cause of any problems or imbalances. From there a selection of points will be chosen to insert several very fine needles which will be left in position for around 15-20 minutes.
Dr.Shine will personalise your oil based massage by deciding which of his extensive massage techniques to apply and where on the body to focus on, depending on your particular needs. The pressure of the massage can also be adjusted to suit you. He is able to manipulate muscle tissue to restore proper alignment which will also improve circulation, cellular oxygenation, skin elasticity and the client’s overall range of motion and flexibility.
Yoga is essential to improve and build functional strength, balance, flexibility, power, breathing techniques, visualisation skills and focus. Dr shines Yoga sessions cover traditional Hatha Yoga therapy & Exercise therapy, but also incorporate alignment and therapeutic techniques, customising each private session to the unique needs of the body.