Dr. Sharad Kulkarni, an Ayurveda doctor by profession hails from a humble upbringing. After completing his schooling and pre-university from Hubballi, he joined SDMCAH, Udupi to pursue his graduation. Being passionate about Ayurveda since schooldays, he decided to learn the ropes of this terrific, yet, underrated science and make it his profession. However, after graduating in Ayurveda, he realized the need of scuba-diving more deeply and gain expertise in this domain. Therefore, he enrolled himself in the Government Ayurveda Medical College, Bengaluru to attain the post-graduation degree in Ayurvedic Surgery. He earned the accolade of a topper in his final year of post-graduation in his department.

According to Dr. Sharad, ‘learning is a lifetime affair’. Thus, his thirst for knowledge and learning the mechanics were still ablaze. Thereon, he decided to pursue PhD in Ayurvedic Surgery. During his on-going PhD tenure, he has been earnestly involved in a multitude of innovations and aspires to take Ayurveda to the next level. Besides, during his journey as a doctor, he has added many crowning achievements to his wall of fame. He was invited to talk on the concepts of the Indian System of Medicine in Central London in May 2018. He is associated with the leading Ayurveda beauty brand Kama Ayurveda as a consultant. Dr. Sharad is the Founder of Jeevottama Health and Wellness Clinic at Bengaluru, which had been his most cherished dream since yesteryears. In his clinic, he treats umpteen patients every day from the lens of his acquired knowledge and skill in Ayurveda.

He has been conferred with Chanakya Awards in 2020 by PRCI. He has won 2nd prize in the National Essay Writing competition organized at the Ayurved Shikshana Mandal, Pune. He was nominated for the Best Ayurveda Consultant in Bengaluru by the India Healthcare Awards 2016. He is a firm believer in the saying ‘prevention is better than cure’. Therefore, his primary focus is on diet and lifestyle. According to him, diet and lifestyle are the DNA to live life in fine fettle. Dr. Sharad who is also known as a Celebrity Ayurveda Doctor is a crackerjack in offering disease-specific treatments to his patients, which has added cheek-to-cheek smiles on numerous faces. He is also a personal Health coach to renowned personalities. He is on a mission to digitalize Ayurveda-Yoga to promote global wellness. His health awareness videos and motivational talks on YouTube, FM and other online/ offline media platforms also evince his this mission. He aspires to be a significant job-creator in the domain of Healthcare industry. He aims to build a team and reach every nook and corner of the world to treat the diseased with an integrated approach of health sciences. When Dr. Sharad is not working, he relishes spending his leisure time swimming, reading, traveling, singing, dancing, and practicing Yoga and Meditation.