Dr Kaushik Somesh

Dr. Somesh N. Kaushik is the chief medical practitioner of Dr. Kaushik’s Ayurvedic and Naturopathic Clinic in Cross River, NY. With over 35 years’ experience as an Ayurvedic physician, Dr. Kaushik’s medical training is extensive.

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Dr. Somesh N. Kaushik is the chief medical practitioner of Dr. Kaushik’s Ayurvedic and Naturopathic Clinic in Cross River, NY. With over 35 years’ experience as an Ayurvedic physician, Dr. Kaushik’s medical training is extensive.
After completing his Bachelor of Ayurvedic Medicine and Surgery (BAMS) from Kurukshetra University, India, in 1983, Dr. Kaushik worked as an Ayurvedic Medical Officer for two years. Upon moving to the United States in 1985, Dr. Kaushik received his Masters of Public Health (MPH) in 1986; Masters of Public Administration (MPA) and EMT from the University of Alabama at Birmingham in 1988. He then worked as Associate Dean in a Community College for two years and then as an Epidemiologist and Director of HIV/AIDS Sero-surveillance Program with the Alabama Department of Public Health in Montgomery while maintaining an Ayurvedic practice.

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He earned Doctor of Naturopathy (ND) from the University of Bridgeport, CT in 2003. Dr. Kaushik taught Ayurvedic Medicine and Public Health at the College of Naturopathic Medicine, University of Bridgeport, as well as serving as the Director of Admissions there. He had been a faculty member with the University of Bridgeport, Division of Health Sciences, from 2001-2009. Dr. Kaushik co-founded the Institute for Ayurvedic and Naturopathic Therapies in Fairfield, CT in 2006 with Dr. Neeru N. Kaushik.