Health Professionals listed in this Directory:
- have been trained in the Maharishi AyurVeda® (MAV) approach to health and
- provide access to the online, 7.5-hour Maharishi AyurVeda Personal Wellness Course as part of your first MAV consult with them.
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Health Professionals nearest you.
The Maharishi AyurVeda Association of America (MAAA) Directory serves as a source for locating local healthcare professionals trained in Maharishi AyurVeda.
Individuals reviewing the Directory are responsible for thoroughly reviewing professionals listed and selecting a member that meets their individual criteria.
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Rita Batouli, MD, MS-MAV
Los Angeles, CA
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District of Columbia
Stuart Rothenberg, MD
Specialty / Area of Focus — Integrative Medicine
Washington, DC 20016
The following health care professionals are offering Maharishi AyurVeda healthcare in Florida.
About Frank DiChiara, DO
Dr. Frank P. DiChiara is a board-certified physician who now focuses solely on Maharishi AyurVeda. He received his medical degree from Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine and practiced Family Medicine for 40 years in New Jersey.
Dr. DiChiara has extensive experience, knowledge, and training in both Maharishi AyurVeda and western medicine. He was trained as a Maharishi Ayurvedic physician beginning in the 1980s at Maharishi Ayurvedic University and other Maharishi Ayurvedic facilities in the United States. He has continued to utilize this training in helping patients towards optimal health since that time. He is the former Medical Director of the Chronic Disease Program at the Maharishi AyurVeda University in Asbury Park, NJ and the former Ayurvedic Consultant for the New York City Transcendental Meditation Center.
Dr. DiChiara is a certified teacher of the Transcendental Meditation technique and is the Director of the Naples/Fort Myers Transcendental Meditation Program.
During his time in family practice in New Jersey, Dr. DiChiara served as the Director of the Department of Medicine, Member of the Medical Executive Committee, Chairman of the Emergency Department Oversight Committee, and Senior Attending Physician at Ocean Medical Center in Brick, NJ. He now resides in Marco Island, Florida.
Dr. DiChiara is now offering Maharishi AyurVeda Consultations via telehealth and in-person in Florida. To make an appointment, please contact Dr. DiChiara at DrD@FloridaMAV.com or 786-505-0822.
Visit Options and Fees
- Initial Visit $325 – in-person
includes 45 minutes initial visit in-person with Dr DiChiara
- Initial Visit $275 – via Zoom meeting
includes 45 minutes initial visit with Dr DiChiara via Zoom
- Follow Up Visit $150 – in-person
- Follow Up Visit $125 – via Zoom meeting
Payment is due at time of scheduling.
Refund and Cancellation Policy
- Full refund if canceled within 72 hours in advance
- 50% refund if canceled less than 72 hours in advance
- 25% refund if canceled less than 24 hours in advance
Insurance Not Accepted
These visits are not covered by insurance or Medicare.
Primary Care Physician Service Not Provided
Dr. DiChiara will only be providing natural medicine recommendations from Maharishi AyurVeda in his consultations. Please see your primary care physician for any conditions, symptoms, or diseases you may have and consult your primary care physician before beginning any changes in lifestyle and diet.
For more information, please visit FloridaMAV.com.
We look forward to welcoming you to your Maharishi AyurVeda Consultation with Dr. DiChiara!
Additional References on the Maharishi AyurVeda Approach
- Maharishi AyurVeda: What is it – Stuart Rothenberg MD
- Maharishi AyurVeda
- A Multi-Modality Approach
- Maharishi PanchakarmaSM Treatments
Maharishi University of Management Integrative Medicine Teaching and Research Clinic
Teri Boyd, BA-MAV
Specialty / Area of Focus — Teri holds a bachelor’s degree in Ayurveda Wellness and Integrative Health, graduating summa cum laude. She holds certifications in Maharishi Healthy Happy Mother and Baby, as well as Ayurveda Skincare.
Michael Fogarty, DC
Specialty / Area of Focus — Chiropractic
447 Springfield Ave
Summit, NJ 07901
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