Dr Samantha Semmalar
After completing a Medical Degree in Naturopathic medicine from Dr. MGR Medical University, India, Dr. Samantha worked as a Wellness Naturopathic consultant. She is skilled in administering Indian therapy and has treated many patients who suffer from chronic illnesses. She practices and teaches all the types of yoga, breathing techniques and different types of meditation to improve wellness and preventive care. Dr. Samantha joined in BodyHoliday, Saint. Lucia in 2013 to offer her traditional way of teaching yoga and meditation in the Body Yoga Programme. Her skills also include Nutritional and Lifestyle consultations and Acupuncture. With her passion for the health and wellness industry, she keeps her finger on the pulse of the latest trends. She pursued a Diploma in Medi Spa Management where she was trained to use a variety of cutting edge devices / equipment. She also holds a Master’s Degree in Acupuncture. As a Naturopathic doctor, she uses Iridology as part of her diagnostic process. Dr. Samantha considers herself an expert in spa medicine, health and wellness, specializing in mind body medicine, Yoga, Ayurveda, Nutrition, and Acupuncture. She is a highly dedicated and self-motivated individual and was recently assigned the role of managing the BodyScience Clinic and overseeing the day-to- day running of the Ayurvedic Centre & BodyYoga Department. As part of this role, she also directs the holistic and therapeutic practitioners.