Sreepadam Ayurveda Chikitsalayam, a center for ayurvedic treatments, education and research, is located at Kanjoor in Ernakulam District
. The center provides traditional ayurvedic treatments in an exotic environment, in an unpolluted rural location. Treatment is offered for chronic ailments such as joint diseases, nervous problems, bone related diseases, blood disorders, skin problems, metabolic and degenerative diseases. Abhyangam
, dhara, pizhichil, elakizhi, njavarakizhi
are the main treatments. Yoga and meditation classes are also conducted.
The center also offers short term courses in ayurveda including theories of ayurveda, traditional ayurvedic treatments, and principles of pharmacology. The traditional Gurukul method is used for training.
Cochin International Airport is 10 km away. Ernakulam Town Railway Station and Ernakulam Junction Railway Station are the nearest railway stations.