Wellness Experts at Soukya

15/09/2020, Healing Holidays

Find out more about the expert practitioners who will take care of you at Soukya. SOUKYA is founded by Dr Issac Mathai M.D., a holistic physician who is an internationally renowned holistic health consultant. He is the Chairman, Managing and Medical Director and his wife, Dr Suja Issac, PhD (Foods & Nutrition) is the Co-Founder & Executive Director. They are personally involved with the functioning of SOUKYA.

Wellness Experts at Soukya | Healing Holidays


Dr Mathai is from a family that has a tradition of homoeopathic medical practice for over 50 years. Having worked with his mother Dr Annamma Mathai as a child, Dr Mathai imbibed the knowledge, compassion, experience and above all, the need to serve mankind. He is an internationally renowned holistic health consultant and a medically qualified homoeopathic physician, He graduated from the A.N.S.S. Medical College - Kerala, India and took his M.D. (Homeopathy) from the Hahnemann Post-Graduate Institute of Homeopathy, London, following this he took his M.R.C.H. (London). He also studied Chinese Pulse Diagnosis and Acupuncture at the W.H.O. Institute of Traditional Chinese Medicine in Nanjing, China, and received training from the Mind-Body Medicine programme at Harvard Medical School in the US.

During and after his education as a Homeopathic doctor he met with several renowned doctors. He worked at the 101 clinic in London for 10 years which is Europe’s First and largest Holistic Healthcare clinic. During his time in London, he realised when he taught Yoga and Transcendental Meditation that integrating different systems of medicine gave far better results and no side effects rather than following one system of medicine, thereby envisioning a Holistic Centre in India integrating different systems of medicine. As India is the land of ancient medicine especially with the 5,000-year-old Ayurveda which originated in India, he decided to start the centre in India which would provide holistic medicine for people around the world thus showcasing India as a Holistic destination to the World.

He is also a visiting consultant at various Holistic centres in London and the US.

Specialisation: Homeopathy | Ayurveda


Dr Suja Issac holds a PhD in Foods & Nutrition and has graduated with a B.Sc. in Home Science and went on to do her M.Sc. and M.Phil. in Foods & Nutrition at the Women's Christian College, Madras University.

Both her M.Sc. and M.Phil. dissertation work, which was conducted at the Madras Medical College and the Kilpauk Medical College, Chennai were awarded the 'Best Thesis Award' from the University of Madras.

She was a professor in the Women's Christian College, Chennai and Mount Carmel College, Bangalore where she taught Foods and Nutrition and related subjects.

Dr Suja Issac is the driving force behind the design, architecture and landscaping of SOUKYA. Due to her passion and innate sense of design, aesthetics and critical attention to minute details SOUKYA has turned out to be a Haven not only for guests from over 100 countries but also an abode to rare species of birds and animals.

Specialisation: Food and Nutrition

If this blog has got you interested in starting your wellness journey at Soukya please call our wellness advisors at 020 7843 3597 or enquire here.

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