The Doctor

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In 1976, Dr Sophie Beall began her studies of Medicine in France. Her interest has always been the integration of modern medicine with natural health care.


From 1984 to 1989, she did her internship and residency for 5 years at the University Hospital of Toulouse, France.

She graduated in 1989 as a medical doctor and specialized in Paediatrics, in Family Medicine and in Public health.

Her thesis in Paediatrics received the highest appreciation.

She earned a Masters degree in Computer Science, Statistics and Epidemiology applied to Medicine.


Her training in Ayurveda started in 1981 and was completed after a number of training courses in India and Europe studying under renowned Ayurvedic experts (Vaidyas), including Asthavaidya from Kerala.

She is trained in pulse diagnosis (Nadivigyan), in Ayurvedic phytotherapy (Dravyaguna), in Panchakarma, and more recently in Aromatherapy.


She wrote her thesis in Public Health on the reduction of health-care expenses through Ayurveda.


From 1995 to 2000, she gained extensive experience in Ayurveda with special emphasis in the treatment of chronic diseases in the Health Department of the Maharishi Vedic Health Centre, Holland, as a full-time medical doctor.

These years gave to Dr sophie Beall the unique experience of daily referring to renowned Vaidyas (Ayurvedic experts), thus improving her pulse diagnosis and the knowledge of the ayurvedic therapeutic tools.


She taught Ayurveda to physicians and health professionals from all over Europe.


In 2000, she moved with her family to Switzerland and in 2003 she became the new Medical Director of the Maharishi Ayurveda Health Centre in Seelisberg.

Dr. S. Beall is registered with santésuisse, EMR and NVS.