Dr. Manvikar has practiced Ayurveda for more than 12 years. After completing her Masters in Ayurveda, she worked as an Ayurveda specialist in an Ayurveda hospital (Pune). She was a university topper throughout her academic career and was awarded a gold medal for ‘Best Ayurveda Research Thesis’ at M. D. level by the Institute of Indian Medicine. Dr. Manvikar also taught at BSDT’s Ayurveda college and Research Center in India.
A Registered Ayurveda Specialist from an International Ayurvedic association, AAPNA, she currently teaches at the Center for Spirituality and Healing at the University of Minnesota, an appointment she has held since 2011.