Dr Akshat has over 10 years of experience in the field of medicine with an MBBS, and MBA in Healthcare Management with expertise in Lifestyle Medicine. He is also the co-founder of the Luke’s Gurukul and Head of Medicine with Luke Coutinho Holistic Healing Systems. As a doctor, he has done extensive work in the field of lifestyle and disease management with special emphasis on Diabetes, Thyroid, PCOD and Obesity. A strong believer in mind-body connect, his treatment methodology includes training his patients’ minds, while treating them for physical ailments and illnesses, with his primary focus always being the patient. An advocate of preventive healthcare, he focuses on building immunity to fight any passing disease and preventing complications, especially in chronic diseases and keeping them at bay. He sees integrative and lifestyle medicine as the future and believes people must open their minds to living a healthy and holistic life. He has conducted research on childhood obesity with partnering schools to highlight differences between private and public schools.