– CHILD UNIT
We have comprehensive mother-child unit at Naidu Colony, Pant
Nagar, which caters to the problems of mother at O.P.D. level
and also handles issues of neonates - infants and children through
holistic - multidisciplinary team.
comprises of following people:
Gynaecologist: Dr. Alkesh Gohel M.D.D.G.O.
Paediatrician: Dr. Yogesh Mehta M.D.D.C.H.
Paediatric Orthopedic surgeon: Dr. Taral Nagda
M.S.D.N.B. D. Ortho
Neurologist: Dr. Ashish Mehta M.S.Mch., D.N.B.
Diabetologist: Dr. Vishal Chopra M.B.DIP.Diabetology
Occupational Therapist: Miss Gauri SaliM.Sc.
Clinical Psychologist: Miss Vinita Agarwal
Clinical Coordinator: Dr. Piyush Oza
Physician: Dr. Amit Daftary
Hon. Homoeopathic Consultant: Dr. Praful Barvalia
Yoga Therapist: Dr. Seema Rangparia
Medical intervention in gynaec
Holistic child care centre’s
activities for the prevention and management
of developmental disabilities.
Research based homoeopathic management
in mother and child’s disorders.
Application of Yoga
M.B. Barvalia Foundation is a registered public charitable trust
established in 1997 with objectives of holistic health and value
based special education through a multidisciplinary team. It
runs comprehensive medical centre at Naidu Colony, Spandan Holistic
Child Care Centre at Pant Nagar and comprehensive mobile clinic
in slum area of 'N' and 'M' wards. It conducts homoeopathic
research and educational programmes. It conducts special school
for children with disability.
Well-equipped medical centre has following units.
Homoeopathic clinic and Research centre
Specialized centre for HIV/AIDS
1. Homoeopathic clinic and Research centre
Homoeopathy is a holistic science, which has an excellent scope
in the management of various acute as well as chronic illnesses.
Homoeopathic medicines are immunomodulators. It is cost effective.
Homoeopathy is a central therapeutic modality at our institute.
We have a team of senior consultants and well-trained junior
physicians to manage the clinic. We follow a standardized system
and sound methodology to ensure good results. We have undertaken
various projects in clinical research. Viz. Developmental Disability,
HIV/AIDS, Diabetes, Rheumatology etc
centre for HIV/AIDS
M.B. Barvalia Foundation’s Holistic Institute of applied
Homoeopathy has been working in the field of HIV/AIDS over last
6 years. In collaboration with Mumbai District AIDS Control
Society (MDACS) it conduct the project – “Holistic
Intervention in HIV/AIDS”. It runs Homoeopathic Mobile
Clinic through huge Mobile Van, which visits various slum areas
of N Ward and M Ward of Mumbai.
Holistic Clinical Care in HIV Disease
Foundation carried out Homoeopathic Management of HIV patients
based on rational principle. We co-ordinate with HIV services
of KEM Hospital for periodical Clinical Evaluation and CD4,
CD8 cells investigation. This not only becomes cost effective
but we are in a position to study the documented cases. This
helps us to explore application of Homoeopathic therapeutics
in HIV disease.
OUR ACTIVITIES in HIV/AIDS:
Clinical Centre for HIV/AIDS at Naidu Colony
opp.Bldg. 161, Near Jain Temple, Pant Nagar,
Ghatkopar, (E), Mumbai 400 075.
We work in collaboration with HIV services
of K.E.M. Hospital to carry out assessment of
Comprehensive mobile clinic in slum areas of
M & N ward in collaboration with Mumbai District
AIDS Control Society (MDACS).
Homoeopathic Mobile Clinic
This huge van is almost like a bus quite spacious with good
interior, it has 2 cabins, examination table, and reception
and dispensing unit. Project is comprehensive and it promotes
Homoeopathy in slum areas and renders various services.
2-3 Homoeopathic doctors provide homoeopathic
treatment to people in slum area
With the help of social worker and peer educators
they also educate masses about
system, health and hygiene.
In collaboration with Mumbai district Aids
Control Society (MDACS) we carry out
Holistic Homoeopathic Intervention in
HIV/AIDS and STD. Team also focuses
on awareness and education in slum areas
Child Care team is posted in the mobile van.
They identify and carry out early
intervention in children with developmental
3. Diabetes Clinic
A multidisciplinary team of Diabetologist, Homoeopath, Yoga
expert, Pathologist manages our Holistic Diabetes clinic. We
conduct camps and awareness lectures for diabetics as well as
general population. We are soon going to inaugurate our Holistic
4. Ophthalmology clinic
We have a well-equipped ophthalmology clinic. Numbers of patients
have been utilizing our services. It is immensely helpful for
number of patients who report in our regular OPDs like diabetes
clinic, childcare centre etc. we have conducted camps of centre
as well as in slum areas.
5. Dental Clinic
Dental clinic is managed by competent dentist and caters to
all the aspects of dental care and treatment. Enthusiastic team
also help in organizing and conducting dental camps for community
6. Orthopaedic Clinic
Various rheumatological diseases like rheumatoid arthritis,
Ankylosing spondylosis is fairly chronic and leads to serious
disabilities. Integrated care provides excellent response. What
are the faculties, which work in coordination to deliver this
Our centre is well equipped with physiotherapy clinic Yoga Department
and pathology laboratory co-ordination of homeopaths with orthopaedic
surgeon and rheumatologist, with physiotherapist and yoga teacher
allow integrated holistic care of such patients with scientific
7. Physiotherapy Clinic
Physiotherapy clinic is run of a very low cost. It is helpful
to patients suffering from neuro-orthopaedic disorders.
8. Pathology Laboratory
Well equipped pathology laboratory with analyzer managed by
competent personnel carrying out entire range of all investigations
like routine chemistries, electrolytes, immuno assays, hormones,
coagulation as well as histopathological investigations.
Team from pathology laboratory also works in close coordination
with homoeopathic research centre, holistic child care centre,
Rheumatology clinic, thyroid clinic, hematology clinic and holistic
AIDS care centre. They help in proper documentation of cases
as well as for research work. Thus we have designed specific
profiles for patients belonging to these categories. Profiles
are cost effective. Additional research discounts are given
to those physicians and organizations that wish to undertake