Elke Savala is an experienced Holistic Healer with a practice based on Ayurvedic Medicine and Mind-Body Therapy. She is Certified in Ayurveda, Panchakarma, Massage Therapy, Hypnotherapy and Energy Healing.

Elke has been in private practice since 1996 and has practiced Ayurveda since 2002. She is passionate about the many health benefits that Ayurveda has to offer.

Elke teaches her clients useful tools that can be applied in everyday life. She draws on the wealth of knowledge of Ayurveda in her integrative practice. Elke utilizes her diverse background and intuitive guidance to serve each client individually.


2000 hours of combined Ayurvedic training with the following teachers:

  • Michael Dick (Dr.Vasant Lad and Maharishi Ayurveda lineage), Director at the "Dhanvantari Ayurveda Center", (Mentoring program)
  • Dr. Vasant Lad, Director of the "Ayurvedic Institute", (continuing education)
  • Michael Reid Kreuzer (Dr.Vasant Lad lineage), Director of the "Medicine Buddha Healing Center", (three year Apprenticeship and Certification)
  • Jaisri Lambert (Dr.Vasant Lad lineage), Director of "Ayurveda Seminars", (continuing education)
  • Dr. Partap Chauhan, Director of the "Jiva Institute", (continuing education)
  • De Anna Batdorff, Director of the "Dhyana Center of Health Science", (continuing education and Panchakarma training)
  • Corina Gardner, (Maharishi Ayurveda lineage), Director of "Maharani Ayurveda", (Panchakarma training)
  • Dr. Rajesh Kotecha Vaidya, Director of "Chakrapani Ayurvedic Clinic", (Panchakarma training)
  • Dr. Arun Sharma, Director of "Ayuskama Ayurveda Institute & Panchakarma center", Dharamshala (continuing education)

Elke also conducted a six-week research project on Panchakarma in Kerala, India.

Additional Credentials:

Advanced Body-Mind Therapist with over 2000 hours of combined training:

  • Certified Yoga Therapist true the Niroga Institute
  • Certified Massage Therapist and Asian Bodyworker, Acupressure Institute
  • Certified Clinical Hypnotherapist, Member of the American Board
  • Certified Sound Healer (Biosonic Repatterning)
  • Certified Energy Healer, Apprenticeship with Gerry Bostock (Australian Aboriginal Healer), Reiki Certification and training with Eric Dowsett

In addition Elke has compledet a 500 hour Tibetan Medicine study program with D. Nida Chenagtsang true the Sorig Institute.





Elke Savala currently resides in the San Francisco Bay Area. Consultations and Treatments are offered in a conveniently located Berkeley/El Cerrito house. Your privacy is assured.

House calls and phone sessions available.

Please contact Elke at 510-525-2956