The renowned Ayurvedacharya Professor Dr. GG Gangadharan is the head of RISA. Dr. GG is an expert in authentic Ayurveda methods of treatment and diagnoses, especially pulse diagnosis. He is proficient in treating lifestyle disorders and chronic ailments including osteoarthritis, diabetes, irritable
bowel syndrome, substance addictions, infertility, stroke, cardiovascular ailments, cancer, obesity etc. Dr. GG has dedicated himself to the propagation of Ayurveda, and to promoting the use of Ayurveda and local health traditions at the grassroots level in both rural and urban India.

RISA specialises in the branches of




RISA’s herb garden was started in 2016 to ensure undisrupted access to medicinal plants for RISA’s in-house preparation of medicine. Spread over half an acre of land in the Ramaiah Campus, the herb garden houses a total of 108 plants. A dedicated garden team have nurtured the garden to its current flourishing state, and continue to add more plants to it every month.

RISA holds itself to the highest standards of quality in all
aspects of service, including patient care and doctor-patient


The Ramaiah Group of Institutions was established in 1962 by our late
Founder, Sri. M S Ramaiah

With 21 institutes in the sectors of Education and Healthcare – the two pillars that influence societal wellbeing - the Ramaiah Group is constantly working towards breaking new ground in solving problems faced by society. The Group draws from its rich heritage to forge progressive, forward-thinking solutions

that promote inclusiveness and harmony within society. The current Chairman of the Ramaiah Group, Dr. M R Jayaram, has taken on the responsibility of carrying forward this work with a focus on innovation, quality and research. Ramaiah Indic Specialty Ayurveda (RISA) is yet another step in this direction.